Essential Travel First Aid Kit

Posted on Feb 19, 2015 in Getting Prepared, Packing, Planning

Whilst you really don’t want your child to be ill when on holiday it is far better to prepare for the worst and not need anything than to go unprepared and find yourself in a bit of a panic.  A basic first aid kit should be one of your (many!) priorities when you are packing […]

The Packing Checklist

The Packing Checklist

Posted on Sep 21, 2014 in Getting Prepared, Packing

We cannot stress enough the importance of carrying luggage with wheels. There are several kinds – the ones that roll smoothly in only one direction at about a 45 degree incline, and the ones with 360 degree rolling wheels. Get the kind you are most comfortable with, and give them a test drive, just to […]

Packing for Paris

Packing for Paris

Posted on Aug 17, 2014 in Getting Prepared, Packing, Paris

PACKING If reading this, you are certainly preparing to visit Paris with your family. Here are some ideas for an efficient packing. LUGGAGE Note to self: You should only take luggage with wheels. There are several kinds – the ones that roll smoothly in only one direction at about a 45 degree incline, and the […]

Suitcase Suitability

Suitcase Suitability

Posted on Jul 18, 2014 in Getting Prepared, Packing, Planning

Bringing all the clothing items that children need for a trip can be challenging. You want to make sure the suitcase is not so heavy and awkward that you cannot easily handle it, yet still include the basic essentials. The destination location will help you determine the types of clothes you pack; so carefully check […]