London is consistently named one of the top tourist destinations in the world. New parents don’t need to miss out on all the fun as it’s an excellent place to travel with a baby! One of the many reasons London is so great to take your baby, is that it is so easy to get from place-to-place. Here’s all you need to know:
Going to London with a baby and unsure of whether to bring your stroller or a baby carrier? We always bring our Ergo Baby Carrier along, even if we are taking the stroller. It’s easy to stuff at the bottom of the stroller and we just never know when we’ll want to use it. We’ve even been known to park our stroller and continue our sightseeing with the Ergo – like climbing the stairs in St. Paul’s Cathedral.
She wouldn’t stop screaming! It was our last night in New York City and our 10 month old daughter simply wouldn’t go to sleep. She was giving us a very clear message – that we had to make time in our travel schedule for her to play. After a week of us trying (and failing) to get her to nap on-the-go, she didn’t get sufficient time to just crawl around and do baby things. This resulted in a very overtired and overstimulated baby.
One of the best parts about travelling with a baby is that you still have full control over what you see and do. Once your kids become toddlers, they will start sharing opinions about everywhere you go, so be sure to enjoy this limited-time opportunity that you have with your sweet, agreeable baby! That said, it doesn’t all have to be about you – travelling can be an excellent development opportunity for your baby. London is packed with great attractions that will interest you and your baby! Here are six top London attractions your baby will love as much as you do:
Travelling with an infant doesn’t mean spending all your time at the zoo or aquarium. In fact, unless your baby is nearing toddlerhood, they likely won’t have much of an attention span for a zoo anyways. So what can you do with a baby in London? Here are five ideas: