Packing Lists – What to take?

One of the most difficult challenges prior to going on holiday or any long journey is deciding what items to take for your little one. Here at Baby Travel Products we have tried to cover all items for your packing list. We have split out the various areas of packing and placed the items that best fit into these areas. Most items will link to our fantastic shop so click the available links or navigate on the left and shop away.  We have handpicked the best selling products that we believe will give you adequate choice without being overwhelmed.

Personals

The important items that are most often required whilst taking a vacation

Camera Passports
Cash currency/travellers cheques Recent picture of your baby/toddler
Credit/debit card Tickets
Driving licences Travel insurance policy details
Inoculation documents Document holder

Carry On

These are smaller items that should be kept with you at all times so best taken in hand luggage that is close to you

3-4 plastic bags Nappy cream
Activity bag for toddlers Nappy sacks
Antibacterial hand gel Pacifiers
Baby cream Portable baby food warmer
Bibs Powder dispenser filled with milk powder
Baby/Toddler music Pre-sterilised bottles
Bottle of water for you Ready made cartons of formula milk
Bottle/beakers of water Small thermos of cooled boiled water
Drink cartons for toddlers Snacks for toddlers
Energy bar for you Spoons
Flannel Spare clothes for your baby
Fold up/ disposable changing mat Spare t-shirt for yourself
Muslin cloth Toys for babies
Nappies Wipes

Main Luggage

The main part of any luggage that you would take with you on holiday or any long journey. Most of the items we have included would be packed in your suitcase but there are larger items such as car seats, pushchairs or strollers that are needed and should be taken.

Arm bands for toddlers Milk Powder
Baby bubble bath Muslin cloth
Baby carrier/sling Nail scissors
Baby cream Nappies
Baby food Parasol for stroller
Beaker Plug in night light
Bibs Potty
Bottle brush Sleep Trainer
Bottles Small bottle of washing up liquid
Bowl Spare plastic bags for soiled clothes
Car seat Spoons
Clothes Sterliser (microwave bags or small travel size)
First Aid Kits Swim nappies
Thermos Tissues
Hair clips for girls Food containers
Hat Toys for babies
Inflatable paddling pool Travel cot
Light weight stroller UV sun protection suits
Listening monitor Wipes

First Aid

Nothing is more important than ensuring the well being of your little ones and whilst away from home, it can be more stressful should you or your child need medical attention. To ensure that you are adequately covered during your holiday, we have shown below a comprehensive list of first aid and medical items that you may want to consider taking with you. Almost all of the items can be purchased in our online shop where you can select from a range of chosen products.

Antiseptic cream and wipes Micropore tape to fix dressings
Antihistamine cream Paediatric linctus for coughs
Arnica for bruises Prescription Medication
Baby Paracetamol/ibrupofen Safety pins
Calamine lotion Seaband for motion sickness
Calendula cream Spoon/ dropper/ oral syringe
Cotton wool Sterile dressings
Digital thermometer Sterile plasters
First Aid Kits Teething gels
High factor sun cream (SF 30 or higher) Tweezers
Homeopathic teething powder Waterproof plasters
Lavender oil for relief from stings and bites  Zinc and caster oil nappy cream