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Best strollers for travel?


UPPAbaby g-luxe travel stroller


Car seat alternatives for travel?

Baby B'Air flight safety vest for air travel with lap-held infants and toddlers












FAQs and Popular Topics for Travel with Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers



Flying with Baby and Toddler travel advice page


Road trips and car seat travel questions


Travel health and safety concerns


Passports and required documents for travel


Where to go / where to stay


Travel insurance for families


Travel toys and and entertainment for babies and kids


Baby and toddler travel gear


Camping with babies, toddlers & young kids

For more information and advice, see the Travels with Baby guidebooks and visit the travel Destinations page.


Travel health and safety


> When kids get sick while traveling - And how to help prevent illness on the go (below)

> The ultimate hotel babyproofing trick


> Watch tips for babyproofing your hotel room on View from the Bay


> Important tips to keep kids safe from accidental ingestion of medications during travel


> Pack This! Travel tot's childproofing travel kit


> Pack This! Reusable forehead thermometer (no batteries required)


> Watch tips for protecting your baby from flu during travel on View from the Bay (below)

> Flu, swine flu, your traveling baby, and you...


> Food and water safety tips for travel with babies and young children - Going farther afield?


> Healthy travels with babies and young children - Tips to help you prepare for a healthy trip and to manage in case of illness


> Childproofing for travel - Handling safety issues in hotel rooms and other people's homes


> Bring waterproof first-aid tape - What I learned (the hard way) in Mexico with my toddler


> Scorpions, ticks, and bears -- oh, my! - Getting out into nature without getting in over your head


> How late is too late to fly during pregnancy?


> Is one month too soon to travel or vacation with a newborn baby?


> See also: Recommended products for safety and childproofing on the go



Passports and paperwork


> International travel with one parent only, grandparents or other escorts - See The "letter of consent to travel" for minors and other documents you may need


> Does your baby or toddler need ID to fly on an airplane within the U.S.? The real reason babies and toddlers need ID for domestic flights


> How do I get that passport for my baby, toddler, or young child? Getting U.S. passports for infants and children


> Appropriate ID for children flying under 2 years


> Ask Shelly: Can I / should I Cruise to Bahamas WITHOUT passport for 2-year-old on a closed-loop cruise?



Where to go / where to stay


See our Destinations page!


> Shelly's hotel and vacation property reviews


> Finding the best all-inclusive value for vacations with a baby or young children


> Ask Shelly: Where to spend a 1-month vacation with a 1-year-old?


> Tips for staying in Washington D.C. with a Baby


> Seven reasons to visit Silverton, OR


> Where to stay with kids:

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5


> Pay the extra for the pool


> See also: Recommended travel beds and sleeping solutions and

Family Travel Links and Resources



Camping tips for trips with babies, toddlers & young kids (more below)

ROUNDUP: Top tips for camping with babies, toddlers and preschoolers (start here!)


Packing list for camping trips with babies and toddlers


Pack this! DEET-free mosquito repellent wipes that work for the whole family


Pack this! The ultimate travel pants for moms


Three campsites to avoid when camping with babies, toddlers, and young children


Travels with Baby 101: Tips for camping with babies and toddlers

Five easy foods to pack for camping with kids


Tips for Camping at Big Trees State Park, California

Tip #34: Fall in Love with Silver Falls State Park, Oregon

Tip #35: Scorpions, Ticks and Bears—oh, my!

Tip #31: Practice Camping

Review of the hands-free Beam N Read LED light

Ask Shelly: What to do with car seats at Yosemite?

Quick List for Camping with Babies and Toddlers 



Travel insurance for families


> The top 5 reasons you should insure your family's next trip


> Get travel insurance - What to look for, where to find it, and why you need it now more than ever


> Consider medical evacuation coverage



Baby and toddler travel gear advice


See also Great products and gear recommendations.


> Tips for taking the New York City subway with a stroller


>  Travel strollers - Best stroller for travel to Europe with a toddler


> Which twin stroller is best for travel to Europe?


 >>> Follow-up to "Which twin stroller best for travel to Europe?"


> Ask Shelly: Which car seat compatible stroller for travel to Paris with a baby?


> How to take a London taxi cab with your stroller (and your child still in it)


> Child carriers & backpacks - The best child carriers for travel


> CARES aviation restraint - A closer look at CARES the flight safety harness for children


> CARES harness compared with Baby B'Air vest, important distinctions between the two flight safety products


> Renting baby gear -  Tips for renting baby gear in San Diego and beyond


> Phil & Ted's travel crib - Take a trip with Phil and Ted - the case for the new and improved Traveller / travel crib


> Sit 'N' Stroll - Consider the Sit N Stroll detailed review of the car seat that converts to a stroller


> Would you take the Sit N Stroll on my Air New Zealand flight?



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