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Top 10 Toys To Pack For Holiday

Keeping your tot entertained on holiday can be… a challenge. But remember you don’t have to spend a fortune to have fun. Check out our edit of the best (affordable) toys to pack for your hols.
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Quut Beach Toy Ballo, £14.99, notonthehighstreet.com

Way more interesting than a traditional beach bucket. The handle makes it great for carrying water in and the cool spherical shape means your tot can have ‘unique’ shaped sandcastles, too.
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Colin The Crab Pop Up Book, £7.99, gonecrabbing.co.uk

Heading on a long plane journey? You need a pop up book. Colin the Crab is beautifully illustrated with 24 amazing pop ups to keep your tot entertained. The book highlights the importance of caring for creatures no matter how small, good beach preparation.
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Skip Hop Owl Chime Ball, £10.50, jojomamanbebe.co.uk

Your baby will love snuggling up with an owl chime ball. It’s an ideal toy for a newborn, the gentle chime stimulates senses encouraging baby to crawl and he’ll play gentle (read not irritating to parents and fellow plane passengers!) music when shaken.
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ELC Dinosaur Travel Desk, £14.99, argos.co.uk

Your little artist will have lots of fun with this portable drawing desk. An essential for parents on the move.
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Chad Valley Junior Touch Tablet, £9.99, argos.co.uk

Constantly find yourself in a battle with your little one over your tablet? Opt for a junior version, much more age appropriate for toddlers and it’ll distract her from wanting to play on yours. The Chad Valley touch tablet includes educational features to help your tot learn letters and numbers as well as fun sing-along tunes for long car drives.
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Stacking Rings, £5, ikea.com

The stack rings penguin toy is great for developing motor skills and logical thinking as your baby will need to stack the rings on by herself. Recommended for age 6 months and above.
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Laugh And Learn Puppy, £14.99, johnlewis.com

Teach your little one letters, numbers and colours with the laugh and learn puppy. It features 10 songs including ‘pat-a-cake’ and ‘itsy-bitsy-spider’. Its small size makes it ideal for your suitcase.
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Jungly Tails Book, £9.99, jellyexpress.co.uk

Make story time fun with this soft, beautifully illustrated book designed to engage your little one. It’s filled with friendly jungle animals that make sounds when pushed.
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Peppa Pig Fun Phonics, £13, tesco.com

Encourage your little one to learn with the help of Peppa Pig and her fun phonics. It includes 26 light-up keys and 8 exciting activities to keep your little one busy while you soak up some sun.
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Beach Ball, £1.27, amazon.co.uk

A holiday would be no fun without a beach ball, great fun for all the family for under £2.
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