Travelling can come with its own challenges and one of the major challenges of going on a journey is along with a small kid or a baby. Where we adults sometime get impatient with some of the discomforts faced during journeys or trips, handling kids and babies in such situation can be hard.
But as they say that prevention is better than the cure, such situations are better prevented than resolved during the trip. To prevent chaos during the trip following preparation and checks should be performed while travelling with small kids or babies.
Weather travelling in bus train or plane and ne should be clear about the tickets and should not Assume it to be no charges or deducted charges.in addition to that if that if upu are traveling overseas you need to have a valid passport and visa for a child as little as 1 day. However it is recommended that the baby should be at least two days old.
The baby/ toddlers traveler checklist includes nappies,wipes, dummies, baby food, formula in case the baby is not breast feed, sterilized bottles, portable bottle warmer sterilizer, spare outfits, favorite toys or rattles etc. A regular kids medicine should be kept handy.
Now if you travelling by plane or train enquire about the availability of kids bassinet or cot. As without these baby seats it will be unsafe for the baby and harder to manage the travel. However if you are travelling by car it’s essential to get the car restraint fitted that follows all safety procedures.
During travel in plane and train it’s wiser to give your baby a move whenever you can this keep them diverted and happy. Giving cuddles to your baby or kids during the travel assure them that everything is fine and they don’t get paranoid of the journey which is a big change for them.
The next preparation that can be done in this regard is ensuring an availability if vot in your hotel room. You won’t like to take the risk of a tired baby reaching hotel with no bed. On the other hand the travel cot or can work as saviours that can solve this problem. These are readily available in the market and are easily convertible and packed in a small bag.
Its is a must to take the baby pram or push pram along with you as you cannot carry the everywhere. Baby comforter or baby favourite toys are also saviours in the scenario where nothing can calm a baby.
It’s fun to travel with your family and is exciting when it is a first trip with your bundle of joy!
A little hard work and preparation can make your journey memories the sweetest ones!…