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Travels with Baby
The most comprehensive travel
guides for parents with children 5 years and younger,
the Travels with Baby
guidebooks by Shelly Rivoli address the real questions and quandaries parents
face when planning trips and while undergoing travel with their
young children. Such as:
How to get a passport--and
photo--for a child who can't yet lift his head?
What are your best vacation bets
with babies and children at various ages and stages -- and of
Which airlines provide the best
perks -- and discounts -- for infants flying in their own seats
or on laps?
How can you help the whole family
conquer jet lag and adjust to a new time zone?
How can you ease a variety of common
ailments far from home--or find medical help for your child if
How can you help keep a baby or
toddler entertained in the airport, on the airplane, and in the
back seat during a long road trip?
What safety and health concerns
should you consider before leaving home -- and on arrival?
What should you know car seat laws
in other countries?
1. Before you go:
Travels with Baby: The Ultimate Guide for
Planning Trips with Babies, Toddlers, and Preschool-Age Children
Gold Winner in Parenting
Resources from the National Parenting
Finalist for two ForeWord
Book of the Year Awards
in Travel and Parenting categories
Travels with Baby is a book you can use through all phases of your
child's first years, and continue to benefit from as your family
grows. Here are some examples of how this book
may help you plan: all family trips,
air travel, rail
travel, cruise vacations,
travel by automobile, and international
Identify your child's key temperament traits to help plan trips and
travel strategies accordingly.
Discover helpful products and gear to
minimize packing and maximize comfort.
Learn how to help your family stay
healthy on the road--and what to do in case of illness.
Become a master of childproofing on the
go and in unfamiliar settings.
For air travel:
Get the details on
flying with a lap child, using an airline bassinet, or a car seat onboard.
Learn the ins and outs of getting
through security and gate-checking gear.
See the major airlines side-by-side to see
which will best accommodate your needs.
Save time searching the right Web sites
for the best airfare for your family.
For rail travel:
Discover 12 scenic day trips by train for easy and memorable
outings across the U.S.
Get familiar with Amtrak and VIA Rail's
notable routes and journey highlights.
Learn all about sleeper accommodations and
traveling overnight with children on trains.
Size up whether you'll save with rail
passes or point-to-point tickets while visiting Europe.
For cruise vacations:
Save time and money by shopping for
cruises where infants or children cruise free.
See which cruise lines offer babysitting
for infants and babies.
Find a children's activity program or
"kids' camp" that will welcome your child--while still in diapers.
Learn how to make the most of your port
excursions with your child.
For travel by
Install car seats quickly and with
confidence using any variety of seat belts or LATCH
Get help deciding whether its worth
renting an RV or campervan for your road trip.
Learn to prevent and manage carsickness
for small children on the road.
Get answers to common questions about
taxis, kids, and car seats--and safe alternatives.
and overseas travel:
Find out everything you need to know to
get your child's first passport.
Customize your own letter of consent for
traveling solo with your child.
Learn what you need to know about car
seat laws in other countries.
Prepare yourself for cultural
differences you never encountered before traveling with children.
Special sections also address:
Flying with twins and multiples
Rail travel with twins and
Flying with special needs
Flying for an international
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Praise for Travels with Baby:
"Travels with Baby is an indispensable guide
for parents wandering the world with kids,
from infants to preschoolers. Its
comprehensive advice on useful gear and
different modes of transportation (car,
taxi, train, plane, ship) will smooth the
way on any trip, and I especially liked the
insightful advice on matching your travel
plans to your child's individual
Take Your Kids to Europe
"... what differentiates Rivoli's book are the extra details, like comparison charts
of different airlines and cruise lines."
guide is chock full of useful tips for traveling with babies
and toddlers, what gear to bring (including specifics about
car seats and a travel kit for carry-on), childproofing your
accommodations, healthy travels, managing baggage on trains,
little gem is everything the title boasts."
Travel's Hip Baby Gear Blog
with Baby by Shelly Rivoli... is a valuable book for
San Jose Mercury News
"This helpful volume covers
all kinds of traveling: cruises, camping, overseas travel and
more. More important, the author's positive outlook on traveling
with children will make even the most hesitant adult realize
that you can have a great vacation even if you are traveling
with two preschoolers! The book is filled with practical tips,
from how to change a diaper in an airplane restroom to a guide
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2. While you travel:
Take-Along Travels with Baby:
Hundreds of Tips to Help During Travel with Your Baby, Toddler, and
Finalist in ForeWord
Book of the Year Awards in Travel
Use the new pocket-size
Take-Along Travels with Baby to keep hundreds of on-the-go
tips at your fingertips to help in the car, at the airport, on the
airplane, in the restaurant, in the hotel room, in foreign
countries, and more. Bottom line? These tips will help keep your
young child entertained, fed,
rested, and safe during your family's vacations -- and you happy.
More about Take-Along Travels with Baby...
Use the pocket-size
Travels with Baby to help stay organized on the road and keep
hundreds of tips at your fingertips to help during travel with your
baby, toddler, and preschooler. Bullets, checklists, and helpful
photos give you quick access to the tips and information you need as
you travel. This guide will help you:
- Soothe fussy babies and keep the
peace with toddlers during flights.
- Dine, diaper, and breastfeed
with ease while out and about and on the road.
- Help keep your baby or young
child content during long road trips--without electronics!
- Entertain toddlers and
preschoolers with impromptu crafts using objects found en route.
- Adapt to new sleeping schedules
and accommodations, and overcome jetlag.
- Use convenient conversions and
translations when traveling abroad with your child.
- Find doctors or medical help
while far from home, and get relief for common ailments.
- Use helpful checklists from
babyproofing hotel rooms to preparing for airport security.
- Keep your travel details
organized and log favorite family moments along the way.
See more in the Table of Contents for
Take-Along Travels with Baby
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