Summer is the perfect season for traveling, the sun is up in the sky, the sea is warm, the weather is nice, and all you need is a long and sandy beach for pure pleasure.
Everyone want to have their perfect summer gateway, few days by the sea, just sun tanning, swimming, building sand castles, playing volleyball and long walk on the beach at sunset. And some people think that all this fun beach activities are impossible when they have their little angles with them.
Vacation with Baby
And it is true, it can be quite a challenge to go on a vacation with the baby, but, with a small effort, the summer holiday will be amazing and you little one will have lovely time. Summer vacations are fun for the whole family, the parents can relax and rest after long working hours and the kids, and well they love the beach.
But, with a baby, you need to have a strong plan, be very well prepared and to pay attention to the baby needs constantly. But, since baby I the pure joy in the family, taking care is a blast. Just imagine the baby fists steps on the sand, the contact with the sea or playing with the ball.
If you are planning to go on a vacation on the shore with the baby, these are the best tips to make your holiday more fun, relaxing and memorable.
Choose Destination and get Ready for a Vacation with the Baby
At first you need to choose a destination that don’t acquire too much traveling and has a pleasant climate.
It is the best to travel with a car, because like that you can take a lot of brakes, the baby can sleep much easy and you can save up time but not having to spent much time on the airport, checking-in and sorting the luggage. And if you are breast feeding it is much easier to do in your car.
Regardless your transportation, the first thing you need to carry about is the baby bag. Take diapers, more then you usually use, baby food, milk and water, clothes and cosmetics. Before the holiday go to the doctor to check if everything is good and ask for advices and medication that you might need for the vacation away.
Protect your Baby at Beach
When you hit the beach, make sure you are in the room when the sun is up in the sky and the temperatures are high. Go on the beach in the morning or in the afternoon. Get a sun bed and an umbrella and baby sunscreen with high SPF. Get light clothes in bright colors, and always put a hat on the tiny baby head. It is very important to protect the baby’s eyes, so look for special baby sunglasses.
About the feeding, you can breast feed or get more of the baby formula you use, maybe you can’t find in the local stores. The same is with the diapers and cosmetics.
The pediatricians recommends that it is better to travel after your baby is six month old.
Get a lot of toys and beach games, camera and get ready for an awesome holiday by the sea with your baby and your loved one.