Top cruise gifts to buy on Black Friday

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29Nov2019
By: 
Matt Hochberg

Black Friday is one of the biggest shopping days of the year, and you can take advantage of these lucrative offers to lock in great prices on some great cruise gear.

Please note that we included links in this post that may contain affiliate links. Basically that means Amazon gives us a "finder's fee" commission without charging you anything extra.

Luggage

If that luggage set you have been using is starting to look a little worse for wear, then investing in a new luggage set may make a lot of sense.

If you can spot a good deal on a luggage set, or perhaps just a new bag to rely on, Black Friday can be a great opportunity to replace your existing bags.

Our picks: GoPenguin Hardside Luggage or TravelPro Luggage Set.  (These links contain an affiliate link, which means I get a commission for purchases made. There is no additional cost to you)

ebook reader

A time-honored tradition on any cruise vacation is to read a book.  While paperbacks are always an option, Black Friday is a great opportunity to pick up a new tablet.

Whether you choose to get a simple reader device, or pick up the latest full-featured tablet, electronics deals are usually plentiful on Black Friday.

Our picksKindle Paperwhite or Apple iPad Air. (These links contain an affiliate link, which means I get a commission for purchases made. There is no additional cost to you)

New clothes

Take advantage of all the retail stores offering deep discounts on clothing so you can stock up on theme nights and shore excursion activities during your cruise.

There is usually plenty of deals on attire to cover formal night, active wear, swimsuits, walking shoes and more.  You might also look to specific brand names if one or another is specifically targeted for sale.

Amazon Fashion Black Friday Deals. (This link contains an affiliate link, which means I get a commission for purchases made. There is no additional cost to you)

Tech for your stateroom

Tech is all about making your life easier, and that extends to your stateroom. Black Friday is the perfect excuse to pick up gadgets and devices to simplify your onboard life.

Consider the sort of cruise-friendly devices that will come in handy while in your room. Battery packs, USB chargers, cameras and more are great ideas.

Our picks: Anker PowerCore 2100 or Anker 60W 6 Port USB Wall Charger. (These links contain an affiliate link, which means I get a commission for purchases made. There is no additional cost to you)

Travel gadgets

Speaking of making your life simpler, do not overlook deals on the gadgets and devices that you can use not only while you are cruising on a ship, but also while travelling in general.

For many guests, flying on an airplane or staying in a hotel is part of the cruise vacation.  Plus, these gadgets can also be used during conventional land vacations.

Our picks: 9 Piece Packing Cube SetMemory Foam Neck Pillow Airplane Travel Kit or Packable Backpack. (These links contain an affiliate link, which means I get a commission for purchases made. There is no additional cost to you)