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One of the best parts about the summer season is going on awesome vacations, but not all toys are travel-friendly. Our Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht brought the best toys that kids can take with them on the go to ABC News. Take a more inside look at her list below!

WickedCool.VRUM_1VRÜM (Wicked Cool)

  • The Children’s Ride-On Toy Box!
  • VRÜM holds toys and so much more! With 3-in-1 features, kids can ride it, pull it AND take it with you wherever you go.
  • The roomy interior, lock and unlock feature as well as the dual purpose strap used for both pulling and carrying really makes VRÜM fun, cute and useful for parents!
  • VRÜM fits in overhead travel compartment or under the seat in front of you.
  • Be sure to check out all 8 available characters from kid’s top licenses!
  • Ages: 3+
  • MSRP: $49.99

Playskool Herohasbro playskool dinoes Jurassic World Tyrannosaurus Rex (Hasbro)

  • Kids can have non-stop prehistoric battles with his T-Rex figure!
  • T-Rex figure has an enormous chomping jaw
  • The figure’s lights and sounds make the action more intense
  • Comes with tracker figure and capture claw
  • Capture claw closes around T-Rex figure’s ankle
  • Includes T-Rex figure, tracker figure, accessory, and instructions.
  • Ages: 3-7
  • MSRP: $29.99

Tomy,InsideOutPlushDisney•Pixar Inside Out Talking Plush (TOMY)

  • This plush brings to life the characters and colorful personalities of the Disney•Pixar movie Inside Out, including Riley’s five emotions: Joy, Sadness, Anger, Fear, and Disgust.
  • Toys are character-driven to showcase the diverse personalities
  • Ideal for role playing and reenacting favorite scenes from the movie, as well as collecting
  • Disney•Pixar Inside Out movie release date: June 19
  • Age: 4+
  • MSRP: $19.99

Wiggles3DBellzBellz! (Wiggles 3D)

  • The neoprene pouch is both the travel kit and the game arena.
  • Inside there are 40 custom bells in four different colors and three different sizes.
  • Players use the magnet wand to pick up bells of only one color. They can make a string off the end of the magnet wand, or create a cluster—just don’t pick up bells of any other color or the turn is over.
  • The game involves a blend of strategy and dexterity while playing.
  • The first player to collect all 10 bells of one color wins!
  • Ages: 6+
  • MSRP: $19.99

WinningMoves.Connect4Connect 4 Twist & Turn (Winning Moves Games)

  • Players: 2
  • Contains 1 Connect 4 Twist & Turn game unit, 18 red plastic discs, 18 yellow plastic discs and illustrated instructions.
  • Just like the classic game play of Connect 4, but each layer of the tower twists
  • Players must drop and twist to win
  • Ages: 6+
  • MSRP: $18.95

Moose.QixelsQixels (Moose Toys)

  • Qixels is the newest boy activity that inspires them to use their imaginations with cubes that fuse together with a blast of water.
  • Kids can create 8-bit worlds of monsters, warriors, ninjas, and more.
  • Gets kids away from the screen
  • Ages: 5+
  • MSRP: $9.99-$19.99


Imperial.MiniLightsaberSticksStar Wars Bubble Lightsabers (Imperial Toy)

  • The 6-inch Bubble Lightsabers include one ounce of Super Miracle Bubble solution and features LED light for continuous fun, even after the bubbles are gone!
  • Available in Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader, with more characters to come.
  • Ages: 6+
  • MSRP: $5.00

Hexbug.AquabotRemoteControlAngelfishHEXBUG Aquabot Remote Control Angelfish (HEXBUG)

  • For the first time ever, kids can control their pet fish – effortlessly steering it up and down and around any objects in its path!
  • Powered by electro-magnetic propulsion and a water activated automatic on and off sensor, the new Angelfish has 3 different speeds and can travel in 3 different directions to explore its environment.
  • The Angelfish has a vibrant personality and 9 life-like swimming patterns that work in autonomous mode or with the remote control!
  • Kids can play with their Hexbug Aquabot collection together using our unique control system that allows you to pilot TWO Angelfish at the same time. Simply use a Channel 1 remote to control the first fish, and a Channel 2 remote to control the other fish. At last, kids can collect pet fish together without the mess of a real aquarium!
  • Done piloting your pet Angelfish? Simply drop it in the water and watch it switch to autonomous mode as it explores its tank all on its own. After 5 minutes of inactivity your Aquabot will go into sleep mode to save battery life. Ready to wake it up? Thanks to our patent-pending technology you can wake up your pet 3 different ways: simply run your fingers through the water, touch the fish, or just tap the side of your tank and your finned friend will spring to life!
  • Ages: 3+
  • MSRP: $19.99

PlaymatesToys.MutationsPetTurtleMutations: Pet Turtle to Ninja Turtle Action Figures (Playmates Toys)

  • Kids can now recreate the renowned ooze mutating process that turned four baby turtles into the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
  • In just a few easy and fun steps, kids can transform the four heroes from pet turtles to realistic 5.5-inch, fully articulated Ninja Turtle action figures
  • Each figure comes with their signature weapons and ready to fight evil everywhere!
  • Age: 4+
  • MSRP: $12.99

Silverlit.NanoXSNano Falcon XS (Silverlit)

  • Guiness World Records holder for the world’s smallest RC model helicopter.
  • Only 2.3 inches, this helicopter is easy to fly for any skill level.
  • It has a 3-channel control
  • Includes storage/carrying case, which converts to a landing pad.
  • Ages: 10+
  • MSRP: $49.99