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Tips for Keeping Your Children Happy on a Long Plane Ride

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Created: 19 September 2017

There’s no greater joy than being a parent, and you’re lucky enough to be able to show your children the world. Despite the excitement you feel about your upcoming trip, though, you worry about how your little ones will handle an extra-long flight — there are only so many distractions you can pack in your carry-on, after all.

Fortunately, you don’t need to lug every single toy that has ever caught your child’s eye. Instead, a few strategic items and a bit of creativity on your end is all you need to keep your children happy, no matter how long your flight. And, even better, once you have a plan in mind, you can look forward to your trip without any flight-related trepidation.

Tips for Keeping Your Children Happy on a Long Plane Ride

Tips for Keeping Your Children Happy on a Long Plane Ride

 

Here are our top tips:

  • Have Them Pack Their Own Bags

You don’t want your little ones responsible for packing clothes, shoes and winter coats, of course. But you can give each of your kids a backpack or small suitcase to fill with the toys, books and electronic devices he or she wants to bring on-board. That way, your kids will feel a bit of excitement about what they’ve brought and ownership over it, too. In other words, they’ll want to...


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