Top tips for travelling with babies and toddlers

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It's a daunting task when you're planning a trip with your family. Luggage, toys and a million bags always seem to be the focus of the planning.

But don't forget that you may need to prepare for keeping your baby occupied too.

Watch this video for some handy tips:

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Printables to keep you sane

Have you created your holiday packing list? No? Print our handy free packing list and save yourself the hassle and time of having to remember everything you'll need. 

If all of your children's toys seem to be the noisiest creations on the planet and you're looking for something a little quieter, we can help. Take a look at our huge range of printable activities to keep your kid busy. See our full range of printables here.

More tips and tricks:

What are YOUR tips for staying sane while travelling with your kids? Tell us by emailing to chatback@parent24.com and we may publish your comments. 

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