Here at Lonely Planet we believe in kick-starting the travel bug young! We know that many of our fans on Twitter haven’t stopped travelling since becoming parents (and we applaud you for it), so we held an #LPChat dedicated to sharing tips for exploring the world with kids in tow. Co-hosted by our kids brand, @lpkids, and our adventurous friends, @familyonabike, we discussed family travel memories, hopes, plans and tips. The result was inspiring, and educational.

Warming by fire in Alberta, Canada. Image by Mark Read / Lonely Planet Traveller Magazine

For more inspiration, visit our family travel interest page.
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For tips on how to keep your young explorers entertained whilst on the road – or at home – check out our Lonely Planet Kids books and apps.