TRAVEL GEAR

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Travelling with a baby can be complicated sometimes, but having the right gear makes it a lot easier. The items you will find here are the stuff we personally love and use on our family travels, or things that we wish we had on our travels.

OUR “MUST HAVE” TRAVEL ITEMS

These items are featured in our Top Baby Gear Travel Essentials blog post. We LOVE these travel items and we bring them with us on every trip with our babies.

Baby Can Travel - Must Have Baby Travel Gear - Fly Tot

The Original Fly Tot

Genius! This inflatable cushion creates a bed for your baby in the leg room area in front of their seat.
Baby Can Travel - Must Have Baby Travel Gear - KidCo Peapod

KidCo Peapod Plus Infant Travel Bed

A lightweight, sturdy travel bed which fits in a typical suitcase. Sleep easy knowing the baby is safe and contained.
Baby Can Travel - Must Have Baby Travel Gear - My Little Seat

My Little Seat Travel Highchair

High chairs are sometimes hard to find outside the USA. My Little Seat packs down nice and small making it easy to carry.
Baby Can Travel - Must Have Travel Gear - Ergo 360 omni baby carrier

Ergo Baby Carrier

Adjustable baby carrier has 3 positions to give you plenty of ways to keep your baby (and your back) happy!
CoziGo Sleep & Sun Cover

CoziGo Sleep & Sun Cover

The CoziGo works as both a cover for the airplane bassinet and as a sun shade for a stroller!
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Aden & Anais Swaddle Blankets

We love these blankets so much we wrote a full blog post on the 10 ways we use them for travel.
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Baby K’Tan Wrap

The wonderful things about this wrap are how easy it is to use and how many different ways you can wear your baby in it.
Baby Can Travel - Must Have Baby Travel Gear - HALO Swaddle Sleepsack

HALO Cotton Sleepsack Swaddle

Having your baby sleep well is vital to the quality of your trip. This soft swaddle helps replicate your baby's at home sleep situation.
Baby Can Travel - Must Have Baby Travel Gear - Baby Monitor 3G

Baby Monitor 3G

This app allows you to leave your bulky baby monitor at home and use your phone instead.
Baby Can Travel - Must Have Baby Travel Gear - Relax Melodies

Relax Melodies: Sleep Sounds & White Noise

This free app allows you to leave your Sleep Sheep at home. With a baby in tow, it's nice to be able to leave things at home!

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Inflight Entertainment

Help your flight go smoothly by bringing these fun activities along! 

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Epic! Digital Library

Epic! offers unlimited reading of popular baby books on all your devices. A family trip is a perfect time to try their 30 day free trial!
Baby Can Travel - Inflight Entertainment for Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers - Melissa & Doug Water Wow

Reusable Water-Reveal Activity Pads

A great travel toy! Not only do they work with water (i.e. very little mess) but they are reusable.
Baby Can Travel - Inflight Entertainment for Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers - Buckle Toy

Buckle Toy

Helps children develop fine motor skills, cognitive skills, hand eye coordination, problem solving
Baby Can Travel - Inflight Entertainment for Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers - Bright Starts Activity Ball

Clack and Slide Activity Ball

This was a favorite travel toy in our house. It's great for travel as it can hold your baby's attention for a long time.
Baby Can Travel - Inflight Entertainment for Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers - First 100 Box Set

First 100 Board Book Box Set

Babies love the pictures in these little board books. Not only does it help build vocabulary, but it can kill a lot of time on the flight!
Baby Can Travel - Inflight Entertainment for Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers - Finger Puppets

Animal Style Finger Puppets

Entertain your baby with an adorable finger puppet show.
Baby Can Travel - Inflight Entertainment for Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers - gel clings

Reusable Gel Clings

Your baby will enjoy putting these puffy (and removable!) stickers all over the plane.

Travel Guides

Be more prepared, by doing less.  Our travel guides include everything you, as a new parent travelling with a baby need, nothing more and nothing less.

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Travel Gear For Mom

Travelling with a baby may not always feel like a ‘vacation’ for Mom’s.  These products will help you look good, feel good and/or make your life a whole lot easier!

Audible

Audiobooks are the perfect way to pass the time on a flight while keeping an eye on your sleeping baby.
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Mom - Silicon wedding ring

Kauai – Silicone Wedding Ring

Leaving expensive jewelry at home is a good idea. But, what if you don't want to go without a wedding ring?
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Mom - ebag storage bags

eBags Packing Cubes

We have used these packing cubes for ten years! Once you try them you will never go back to packing your stuff loose.
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Mom - Daisy Passport Wallet

Safe Id Daisy Family Case Passport Wallet

Let's face it, the last thing you need to worry about during your flight is where you put the passports.
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Mom - Sidekicks-Womens-Mesh-Foldable-Ballet-Flats

Sidekicks Mesh Foldable Ballerina Flats

Diapers in your suitcase not leaving any room for your stuff? The solution? A pair of foldable ballet flats!
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Mom - Pacsafe cross body bag

Pacsafe Citysafe Cross-Body Shoulder Bag

Versatile, functional, and durable shoulder handbag with anti-theft technologies.
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Mom - Tadesse Bucket Bag

Tadesse Bucket Bag

Also sold by ABLE, this bag is large enough for baby essentials and can be worn as a cross-body bag, which frees up hands to deal with baby.
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Mom - Shegaw Scarf

Shegaw Scarf

Beautiful, practical and socially concious! FashionABLE creates beautiful products by women who have overcome.
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Mom - Jo Totes Camera Bag

Jo Totes Gracie Camera Bag

With seven spacious pockets and a body hugging shape, the Gracie is a practical and pretty bag for your day trips.

Travel Gear For Dad

Let’s hear it for Dads!  Every traveling Dad will want to get his hands on this awesome travel gear!

Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Dad - Sony Mirrorless Camera

Sony Alpha Mirrorless Digital Camera

Capture your amazing family travel memories with an SLR quality camera, without the SLR size.
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Dad - Grid-it-organizer

Grid-It Organizer

Dad usually gets stuck with carrying electronics, cords, etc. This helps keep them all in order.
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Dad - Family Passport Holder

Family Passport Holder

Comes with enough slots to store the whole family's passports. Comes with RFID Protection for peace of mind.
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Dad - Minipresso Espresso Maker

Minipresso NS

Because hotel coffee sucks... This 1lb travel espresso maker is compatible with Nespresso brand capsules.
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Dad - Swiss Army Knife

Victorinox Swiss Army Pocket Knife

We bring ours on every trip. Great for everyday travel use - fixing stuff, cutting strings, etc..
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Dad - Columbia pants

Columbia Men’s Global Adventure III Pant

Wrinkle resistant, repels water & stains, SPF-50 sun protection and comes with a zip-closed security pocket.

Travel Gear for Eating

Eating is one of our favorite parts of going on vacation.  These great products will help you and your baby make the most of your travel meals!

Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Eating - Munchkin bibs

Munchkin Travelware Disposable Bibs

They may be disposable, but they're hard-working. The soft material bib has a leak-proof liner to keep clothes clean.
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Eating - Zoli Food Dispenser

ZoLi On-the-Go Formula and Snack Dispenser

This versatile dispenser can be used for both formula and snacks, making it the perfect item to bring along on your trip
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Eating - Portable Placemat

Summer Infant Tiny Diner Portable Placemat

Does your baby like to throw plates on the floor? This portable placemat will be ideal when you go to restaurants.
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Eating - Nursing Dress

Nursing Dress

It’s important for moms to feel good about themselves. This cute, practical nursing dress will do the trick!
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Eating - My Brest Friend

My Brest Friend Inflatable Nursing Pillow

This inflatable travel nursing pillow takes up little room in your carry-on. It's perfect for use on a flight.
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Eating - Nurselet Bracelet

NursElet – Baby Nursing Bracelet

Helps you secure your falling shirt during breastfeeding. It then becomes a bracelet to remind you which breast to use next.
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Mountain Buggy Pod Clip-On Highchair

A middle ground between the first two options. Lighter than the Guzzie+Guss, but will fit less tables.
Baby Can Travel - Travel Gear for Eating - Guzzie+Guss Perch Chair

guzzie+Guss Perch Hanging Highchair

This sturdy portable highchair packs down flat. Its design allows your baby sit up higher on the table.
Baby Can Travel - Must Have Baby Travel Gear - My Little Seat

My Little Seat Travel Highchair

One of our "must have" travel items. My Little Seat packs down nice and small making it easy to carry.


Travel Gear for Sleeping

Travel can be very stimulating for babies and sometimes it can be hard to get them to sleep. Having the right gear will go a long ways towards a good night sleep for your little one.

Baby Can Travel - Must Have Baby Travel Gear - KidCo Peapod

KidCo Peapod Plus Infant Travel Bed

This excellent travel bed appears on our "must have" list of baby gear. Packs down small enough to fit in a suitcase!

Lotus Travel Crib and Portable Baby Playard

Looking for something more sturdy? This travel crib folds up to carry-on luggage size and can be carried as a back pack.

BRICA Fold N’ Go Travel Bassinet

Another great, lightweight sleeping option for smaller babies who can't stand up yet.
Baby Can Travel - Must Have Baby Travel Gear - Relax Melodies

Relax Melodies: Sleep Sounds & White Noise

This free app allows you to leave your Sleep Sheep at home. With a baby in tow, it's nice to be able to leave things at home!
Baby Can Travel - Must Have Baby Travel Gear - HALO Swaddle Sleepsack

HALO Cotton Sleepsack Swaddle

Another of our "must have" items, this swaddle helps replicate your baby's at home sleep situation.
Baby Can Travel - Must Have Baby Travel Gear - Baby Monitor 3G

Baby Monitor 3G

Another of our "must have" items, this app allows you to leave the baby monitor at home and use your phones instead.

Signstek Baby Travel Inflatable Bathing Tub

Great for keeping the bedtime routine intact if your your hotel or apartment does not have a bath tub.

DockATot Deluxe Dock

If your hotel room is too small for a travel cot and co-sleeping is an option for your family, this is a good, versatile option.

Travel Gear for Getting Around

Getting your baby around on your trip will be a breeze with these great products!

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Baby K’Tan Wrap

One of our "must have" items! It's so easy to use and you'll love all the different ways you can wear your baby in it.
Baby Can Travel - Must Have Travel Gear - Ergo 360 omni baby carrier

Ergo Baby Carrier

Another "must have"! This adjustable baby carrier has multiple positions to keep your baby (and your back) happy!
Baby Can Travel - Must Have Baby Travel Gear - Fly Tot

The Original Fly Tot

Genius! It's an inflatable cushion that fits in the leg room area between your seat and the seat in front of you.
Baby Can Travel - Getting Around - Mountain Buggy nano

Mountain Buggy Nano

This stroller has all the features we like in a travel stroller: lightweight, reclines, sun shade and more!
Baby Can Travel - Getting Around - Britax Car Seat Travel Cart

Britax Car Seat Travel Cart

Want to bring your car seat, but don't want to carry it on your travel days? This handy cart comes to your rescue!

Travel Themed Books for Baby

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Richard Scarry’s Busy, Busy World

Our daughter loves the fun and unique stories from over 30 different countries around the world.
Baby Can Travel - Books for Baby - National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of the World

NG Little Kids First Big Book of the World

Written for toddlers, we enjoy showing our babies the pictures in this book and reading them the fun facts.
Baby Can Travel - Books for Baby - The-Finger-Travel-Game

The Finger Travel Game

Pop a finger through this fun, interactive book ideal for infants and watch them travel around the world and beyond!
Baby Can Travel - Books for Baby - Paris - A book of Shapes

Paris: A Book of Shapes

Explore shapes all over Paris in this gorgeous board book!
Baby Can Travel - Books for Baby - London - A Book of Opposites

London: A Book of Opposites

Explore opposites through the sights of London in this fun and educational board book!
Baby Can Travel - Books for Baby - New York - A Book of Colors

New York: A Book of Colors

Visit the green Statue of Liberty, hail a yellow taxi, and see blue lights in Times Square. Explore colors all over NYC.
Baby Can Travel - Books for Baby - It's-a-Small-World---Hello-World

Disney – Hello World!

Teach your baby to say "hello" as they tour 10 countries around the world.
Baby Can Travel - Books for Baby - Good Night New York

Good Night New York City

Get a thrilling cab ride around the Big Apple and discover the most famous sights this dynamic city has to offer.
Baby Can Travel - Books for Baby - Penguin's Big Adventure

Penguin’s Big Adventure

How will Penguin overcome his fears of the unknown and enjoy this new adventure?