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Travel Games and Puzzles

'Are we there yet?'

Are we there yet? With more school holidays always looming on the horizon or simply because you just want to get away for a while, there is nothing like a holiday.

But how to keep amused on long journeys especially if you have children in tow?

Simple - prepare by arming yourself with some of our boredom busters.

These will keep everyone happy and are also great for those days when the weather might be uncooperative too!

Dip into a book of games or fascinating facts
or
how about a card game or quiz - always a favourite
or
for those who are devoted jigsaw puzzlers
we have mini jigsaws to satisfy the puzzling itch
but take up only the smallest of spaces!

Our carefully selected items have been chosen with travel in mind

Lightweight
Compact
Easily completed or returned to later

And all with FREE post and packaging to UK addresses!

Don't forget to check out our travel page where you will find travel guides and travel writing books to help complete your holiday or adventure!

Special Offer

Daughts - A Game of Skill Daughts

From GN Games
MPN 054110285227
Ideal for home or holiday use

New sealed for £5.75 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Please contact us to discuss possible shipment overseas.

Creative Games

Ideal stocking fillers/tree presents/party gifts
From Clock Work Soldiers Ltd

Each game is sealed and measures 9cm x 6.5cm x 3.5cm - great for tree decoration presents or as table gifts. Suit any age from 3years upwards including adults! There is a 10% discount when buying 3 or more in the same order. Enter 'Clockwork10' in the discount box on checkout.

Rocking Horse Racers

Rocking Horse Racers From Clock Work Soldier (LL10Racers)
Create your own rocking horse and jockey, name your horse and enter the Rocking Horse Grand National!
Contents: 4 x horse and riders, 6 x race fences, 1 x game dice
For 2 or more players; min age 3yrs
MPN 5060262130063

New sealed
£5.00
FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Knock Down Soldiers

Knock Down Soldiers From Clock Work Soldier (LL10Soldiers)
Take command and knock down the most soldiers to win the game.
Contents: 14 x fort and solider pieces, 6 x paper game balls
For 2 or more players; min age 3yrs
MPN 5060262130001

New sealed
£5.00
FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Princess Fashion Show

Princess Fashion Show From Clock Work Soldier (LL10Princess)
Be the first to pick a pretty outfit for your princess and dress her for the ball
Contents: 24 x princess accessory pieces, 1 x game dice
For 2 or more players; min age 3yrs
MPN 5060262130056

New sealed
£5.00
FREE delivery for UK addresses.

For the journey and beyond

Book of Crazy Tricks and Crafty Challenges Tcrazy

78 pages packed full of tricks to confound your friends
19 x 14 x 1.5cm, 200gm

New for £3.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Book of Fascinating Facts and Curious Questions Tfascinating

76 pages packed with trivia and laughable facts
19 x 14 x 1.5cm, 200gm

New for £3.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Book of Family and Party Games by Collins Tfamily

150 games suitable for families and children
13 x 9 x 2cm, 160gm

New for £7.50 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

75 Years of The Times Crossword Tfamily

From Times Books
272 pages of the preferred puzzles of Sir Winston Churchill, Clement Atlee and Sir John Gielgud
ISBN 978-0007216925 A

New for £11.50 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

The Guardian Crosswords 10 Tfamily

From Penguin
60 cryptic crosswords
ISBN 0140262687 A

New for £7.50 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

The Telegraph General Knowledge Crosswords Tfamily

From Hamlyn
60 testing puzzles from your favourite paper
ISBN 9780600624974 A

New for £4.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Travel LUDO Tludo

Classic game for all the family in a compact size
14 x 8 x 2 cm, 75gm

New for £3.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Solar System Brain Links from Brain Box Tsolar

The linking card game that takes you on a journey across the Solar System
9 x 6 x 3 cm, 80gm

New sealed pack for £5.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

The Genius Test from Mensa Tgenius

50 large format challenge cards
16 x 11 x 3 cm, 300gm

Used like new for £9.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

80's Music trivia cards T80s

100 trivia questions on 1980's music hits and artists
11 x 8 x 4 cm, 210gm

Used like new for £4.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Think you know films? 2012 Tfilms

366 fun filled questions, trivia, quotes and facts about films
16 x 14 x 4 cm, 430gm

New sealed pack for £8.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Classic Logic Puzzle card game Tlogic

50 devilishly difficult but fun puzzles
9 x 6 x 3 cm, 110gm

New sealed pack for £7.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Blind Ignorance Tblind

100 famous names cards, headband and full instructions
10 x 10 x 10 cm, 160gm

New sealed for £5.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

aBRIDGEd Tabridged

A revolution in Bridge approved by the World Bridge Federation
20 x 16 x 6 cm, 600gm

Used very good for £9.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Who Am I? Twhoami

64 cards, dice and full instructions
10 x 16 x 4 cm, 250gm

Used very good for £5.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Gems and Minerals Playing Card Deck Therbs

Full deck of illustrated cards of herbs in full colour by Cecilia Fitzsimons
9 x 6 x 3 cm, 90gm A
MPN 63611101065

New sealed for £6.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Herbs Playing Card Deck Therbs

Full deck of illustrated cards of herbs in full colour by Ann Gillies
9 x 6 x 3 cm, 90gm

New sealed for £6.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Preposterous Playing Card deck Tpreposterous

55 face playing cards illustrated by Simon Drew in quirky styles and subjects
10 x 7 x 2 cm, 115gm

Used like new for £6.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Paper Planes and Extreme Machines Tplanes

2 giant press out books in one, 14 models to make
20 x 17 x 2 cm, 360gm

New for £7.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

GOAL! Tgoal

A card based football game of skill and speed
20 x 17 x 2 cm, 360gm

New sealed for £5.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Mini jigsaws

Mini Museum Collection from Clementoni of Bouguereau's First Kiss Tfirstkiss

260 piece jigsaw
15 x 15 x 6 cm, 190gm

New sealed for £7.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Pirates of the Caribbean Jigsaw Tpiratesjigsaw

100 piece jigsaw from the blockbuster films
16 x 16 x 7 cm, 175gm

New sealed for £8.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Stumpers Sweet Surrender Mystery double sided jigsaw Tsweet

Story booklet and 136 pieces.

Includes a free sweet treat to keep you going!

Used very good for £7.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Grandad's Workshop from Gibsons Tgrandad

210 pieces, designed to be made up in the box base - ideal when traveling.
18 x 18 x 3.5cm 165gms
MPN 5012269023008

Used like new for £8.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Victorian Christmas II T108vicxmas2

108 pieces
Box size 14 x 14 x 3cm, 110gm. Finished size 23 x 15.6cm

New sealed
£9.00
FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Cobblestone Brooke T108Cobblebrook

108 pieces
Box size 14 x 14 x 3cm, 110gm. Finished size 23 x 15.6cm

Sold out. Contact us for future availability.

Light of Peace T108light

108 pieces
Box size 14 x 14 x 3cm, 110gm. Finished size 23 x 15.6cm

New sealed
£9.00
FREE delivery for UK addresses.

A Peaceful Retreat T108peaceful

108 pieces
Box size 14 x 14 x 3cm, 110gm. Finished size 23 x 15.6cm

New
£9.00
FREE delivery for UK addresses. A

Wasgij travel jigsaws

No. 1 Weed Killer Tmini1

54 pieces
13 x 13 x 4cm, 100gm
MPN 8710126910269

Used like new £5.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

No. 4 Open Wide! Tmini4

54 pieces
13 x 13 x 4cm, 100gm

Used like new £4.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

No. 7 Mountain Course Tmini7

54 pieces
13 x 13 x 4cm, 100gm

Used like new £4.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

No. 9 High and Dry Tmini9

54 pieces
13 x 13 x 4cm, 100gm

Used very good £4.75 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Wasgij Destiny No. 1 Road Trip Twasgijdestiny1

Use your imagination and puzzle the future

150 pieces
19 x 13 x 4cm, 225gm

Used like new £5.50 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Don't forget to check out our travel page where you will find travel guides and travel writing books to help complete your holiday or adventure!

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Gift Wrapping

giftwrap

For that special gift, why not add gift wrapping to your order.

This is available for £2.00 per item. Gift wrapping can be added to your order at checkout. Don't forget to let us know the wording for the gift card.

Feature

Thomas Kinkade

Thomas Kinkade

Thomas Kinkade was one of the most successful painters of modern times, and Kinkade jigsaws are a joy to behold and a pleasure to complete.

Read more about the 'Painter of light' and see our items for sale on our feature page.