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Last minute gifts for travel buffs, Bushbaby Blog

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With barely any time to come up for air between the end of term and Christmas Eve, if you're still hunting for last-minute presents for travel buffs, young and not so young, here are our top picks:


1. For Tots: Zinc Flyte Mini Daisy Scooter Case - £59.99 from Amazon

Ideal for children aged 2-4 years, no matter how long or short the journey, this nifty case features a scooter, making travelling easier and more fun! With an easy to fold footplate that hides neatly within the case, the Flyte can also be used as an easy to pull a long case. Select Prime for next day delivery.

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2. For Young Explorers: National Geographic Kids Annual Subscription - from £18 National Geographic Kids

For a year-long present, you can't beat a subscription to National Geographic Kids.  Packed full of fantastic facts about science, geography, history and popular culture, children can read exciting stories about the world's wackiest wildlife and travel to every corner of the globe, from investigating ancient cities like Machu Picchu in Peru, to trying to catch a glimpse of Earth's rarest species like the ginormous black rhino in Africa. If that isn't enough, there are loads of clever puzzles and cracking competitions too. Order online.




3. For Teens: Happy Jackson Passport Sleeve - £6.95 from John Lewis

We are big fans of the Happy Jackson range. Travel in style with this glossy turquoise passport sleeve in tow. It will protect your ID, whilst its bold colour will ensure it's easy to find at the bottom of your bag. There is also a bright pink Woo Hoo Luggage Tag and Travel Wallet in the range. Available in store or click and collect for next day delivery to John Lewis or Waitrose.

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4. For tech-conscious travellers: BOSE SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker II - £149.99 from Currys 

Small and light enough to pack into your bag,  the Sound Link Mini with bluetooth connectivity delivers big sound on the go. You can even use it as a speakerphone as it allows you to receive and make calls through the in-built speakers. Available in store.

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5. For Grown Ups: Safari Wine Charms - £8 from John Lewis

If you're staying home for Christmas and planning a New Year celebration, these are a great little touch, especially if you have a safari holiday on the cards for 2017! In store or click and collect for next day delivery to John Lewis or Waitrose.

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6. For the whole family: Worldwide Scratch Map - £16.99 from Vinegar Hill

How fab is this? Forget your Facebook travel map and dedicate a bit of wall space to documenting where you have been as a family. Scratch off the gold foil top layer of the destinations you visit, to reveal beautifully vibrant colours and details beneath. Presented in a durable tube. Available in store.


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