Proven, personally tested tips which worked on many long-haul flights not only for us but also other families. Surprisingly, children can become great travel buddies laughing during turbulence and waving on a crew.
Let’s address the elephant in the room. How much weight an average adult can carry in a backpack. You might be surprised that it is not a percentage of weight.
Don’t suffer and have fun with your child. Know nine essential features to look for and always test a carrier with adequate weight. If the framed baby hiking carrier doesn’t fit, you will feel back pain and sell it shortly on Gumtree.
You don’t have much control over the weight you carry, so it is even more important that the backpack feels right. These are the five most common problems - sore shoulders, compressed chest, pulls me backwards, bumps my bottom and too much weight on my lower back. Read more to know how to fix it.
When my daughter was 18 months old, I had the chance to take her for the first time to my beloved Sydney. I couldn't wait to share it with her. However, I was in for a rude awakening when touring the city.