If you have a family who loves to travel on your holiday gift list, consider these 10 gift ideas to cover everyone from mom and dad to furry family members.
1. GoPro HERO7
Capture it all with the GoPro HERO7 — Photo courtesy of GoPro
The rugged and waterproof GoPro HERO7 is tough enough to capture any family adventure in smooth video or crisp photos. Share each moment with friends and family back home with streaming to Facebook Live.
To buy: gopro.com, $179.99-$399.99
Get a free SD Card and Chesty with purchase of a HERO7 Black from Black Friday through Cyber Monday
SleepPhones will help you get much-needed rest — Photo courtesy of SleepPhones
Traveling can be tiring, and SleepPhones help you relax and unwind at the end of a day of sightseeing. The fully padded speaker headband will play any type of music, white noise or audiobook from any device with a headphone jack. They’re lightweight, washable and hypoallergenic.
To buy: sleepphones.com, $39.95-$149.95
Use code usatoday for 10 percent off from Black Friday through November 30
3. The Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid
The Atlas Obscura Explorer's Guide for the World's Most Adventurous Kid is a page-turner for young travelers — Photo courtesy of Atlas Obscura
The Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid takes young travelers on a journey to 100 weird and wonderful places around the globe, like the Naica crystal caves of Mexico or the Tunguska meteor crash site in Siberia.
To buy: amazon.com, $13.49
4. Backpack 5 in 1 Game Set
Backpack 5 in 1 Game Set will keep the family entertained — Photo courtesy of Outside Inside Gifts
Whether in the car or on a plane, this backpack game set from Outside Inside will keep kids (and parents) occupied with two-player options like chess, checkers, ludo, backgammon and Snakes and Ladders. The games roll up into a compact kit that can be carried in a mesh travel bag on just about any family outing.
To buy: outsideinsidegifts.com, $25.95
5. Scout & About Outdoor Chill Pad
Let Fido cool off with Scout & About Outdoor Chill Pad — Photo courtesy of P.L.A.Y. Pet Lifestyle and You
Our furry friends are family too, and this Outdoor Chill Pad from P.L.A.Y. gives the family dog a comfortable place to relax on any outdoor adventure. The waterproof mat rolls up with a carrying handle for easy transport. It comes in three sizes and two color options.
To buy: petplay.com, $45-$75
Use code HOWLIDAYS2018 Black Friday through Cyber Monday for 40 percent off all orders over $75
6. Veer Cruiser
The Veer Cruiser will go almost anywhere — Photo courtesy of Veer
Part premium stroller, part rugged wagon, the Veer all-terrain cruiser is perfect for family adventures with infants, toddlers and beyond. Large knobby tires can take the Veer off the sidewalk and onto the trail, while one-hand folding, one-touch footbrake and an adjustable handle make it a breeze to work with.
To buy: goveer.com, $599
7. Eagle Creek Pack-It Cubes
Eagle Creek Pack-It Cubes simplify packing — Photo courtesy of Eagle Creek
Those who dislike packing will never experience pre-trip prep dread again. Travel pros swear by these zip-up containers that help compress and organize clothing and accessories, while also keeping them wrinkle-free. Perks of the cubes range from them being washable, breathable and see-through (thanks to mesh tops) to having quick-grab handles.
To buy: eaglecreek.com, $8.95-$59
8. Lonely Planet Kids Books
Your little ones will love Lonely Planet Kids Books — Photo courtesy of Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet Kids publishes a range of books perfect for young travelers. Titles like How Airports Work and Ancient Wonders: Then & Now are sure to spark wanderlust. My Travel Journal comes packed with writing prompts to help kids capture memories from a trip.
To buy: lonelyplanet.com, From $12.99
Buy one, get one on all books from Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Monday
9. Nomader Collapsible Water Bottle
Nomader Collapsible Water Bottle makes it easy to stay hydrated — Photo courtesy of Nomader
The easy-to-carry Nomader collapsible water bottle will keep the whole family hydrated on the go. A hinged cap prevents germs from getting on the mouthpiece, and the entire bottle is durable, leak-proof and BPA-free. It comes in several different colors so each family member can have their own.
To buy: nomader.com, $24.95
Use code 10NOMADERUSA Black Friday through Cyber Monday for 10 percent off any Nomader bottle
10. "Switch" Sunglasses
"Switch" Sunglasses change colors — Photo courtesy of iStock / ArtMarie
Kids love the color-changing Switch Sunglasses from Real Shades. Each pair is made from shatterproof polycarbonate with UVA and UVB protection and they change colors in the sun. Switch are available for toddlers, kids and youth in a variety of colors.
To buy: realkidshades.com, $14.95