family flight

Best Advice on Traveling with Kids on the Airplane

Author: TG Contributor
Date: 2020-01-10

Share using:



Traveling with children can be a fun time, but it also can be an emotional roller coaster. Many kids flying for the first time are quite anxious and nervous. Also there are many things you must prepare in advanced for your flight with your children. Things can get pretty stressful leading up to the flight and also during the flight. However with a bit of preparation and persistence it is very possible to travel stress free with your kids. Here is some best advice on traveling with kids on the airplane.

1. Wear comfortable clothes on the plane

It is a good idea to wear comfortable clothes for yourself and for your children while on the airplane. If you are traveling on economy class, the seats can be quite small, and congested. Therefore by wearing as comfortable clothes as possible, you and your family will feel less cramped, and more relaxed. If your kids feel comfortable then you will feel comfortable too, so it goes both ways. Some recommended clothes to wear include loose track pants, sweaters, and t-shirts.

2. Keep your kids entertained throughout the journey

Long flights can get boring, especially for your kids. There are only so much movies you can actually watch during your flight, so therefore you must come prepared with alternative things to do for your children. Bring some toys, puzzles, books, or even video games. Basically anything that will keep your children occupied throughout the journey. The more occupied your children are the better, as this will help pass time through the flight faster.

3. Keep your kids well hydrated

The plane can get very dry, due to the pressurized cabin in which it constantly recycles the air inside. Therefore it is crucial to keep your kids well hydrated with water. Nothing can be worse than your children catching a cold on the plane because they have caught a sore throat from the dry air! It is advised not to give your kids any caffeinated or sweet drinks such as carbonated soda, as this will cause your kids to be more dehydrated. The best is to stick with water and juice, such as orange and apple juice. Also ensure your children have plenty of rest!

Flying with your family can be a stressful time, especially if you have a lot of young children traveling with you. However by considering some of these useful tips in this articleFind Article, you are on your way to ensuring both you and your family have a stress free journey.

Source: Free Articles from ArticlesFactory.com

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Alec Chan is a travel writer who has travelled all around Asia for the past 8 years, and has developed powerful strategies on how to get the best deals in all his travel destinations.  He constantly delivers informative, accurate, and insightful travel information through his travel blog alectravelguide.com.

Click here to download his ebook How To Travel For Cheap  that reveals all the secrets he uses in saving big money on all his travels. 

These strategies have saved him hundreds of dollars and it can do the same for you.

For a limited time only, grab a free copy of this ebook now http://www.alectravelguide.com/offer/

By Alec Chan


No Comments

Trending Blogs

General Read More
Food of Sikkim
Leisure Read More
Know the best places to visit in North east India: Meghalaya and more
Adventure Rush Read More
Trekking in the lost kingdom of Mustang

Latest Blogs

Culture Read More
Hornbill Festival 2021– all you need to know
Adventure Rush Read More
Unplanned Road Trip to Bhalukpong, Arunachal Pradesh
Leisure Read More
Demystifying the homestay trend, my offbeat homestay experience
General Read More
Flavours of Sikkim
A call to all travel junkies
Share your amazing travel stories
&
inspire someone today!
Become a TOURGENIE contributor
Write for our blog
Want to explore more Activities?
Explore Activities
Dawki Adventure Camp-Meghalaya
Dawki Adventure Camp-Meghalaya
4 Days 3 Nights
Explore Activities
Trek Through Rural Mizoram
Trek Through Rural Mizoram
4 Days 3 Nights
Explore Activities
Tiger Hill Mountain Biking
Tiger Hill Mountain Biking
1 Days 0 Nights
PARTNERS
ADDRESS:
  • Near Co-Operative, Middle Sichey Gangtok, East Sikkim, India, 737101

    • booking@tourgenie.com
    • support@tourgenie.com