Travel with children


Does having kids mean that your travel bug has buzzed its last? Nope - not according to the Lonely Planet community. Sure, some travellers have changed the way they hit the road - the places they go, the places they stay, the things they do - but some have found that having a tot or two in tow has actually enhanced their trips. Here's a collection of tips, stories and resources for people who like the travel the family way. Share your own experiences with our roving parents!

Advice from our authors - add yours!

San Francisco with children

Istanbul with children

Washington DC with children

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India with children

Jerusalem with children

Ko Samui with children

Queensland (Australia) with children

Dublin with children

Travelling as a new dad

Amsterdam for kids

Offbeat London for little kids

Marrakesh for kids

10 best family holiday destinations

Ask Lonely Planet: Where can we travel with a baby?

Our Travel with Children guidebook

Advice from our community - join the discussions!

Kids to go - the Thorn Tree forum's dedicated branch

Some hot topics:

How to pack for trips with kids

How to survive a long flight with kids

Keeping children safe while you travel

Italy with an 11-month-old

Do you need documents to prove your relationship to your kids?

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