15 TIPS FOR PARENTS PLANNING A REST FOR CHILDREN (part 3)
11. The younger the children, the lower the pace. As we have said, children can get tired of the abundance of new information and varied impressions. Therefore, make a plan of excursions and entertainment, given this fact. Build on your usual pace of sightseeing, reducing it by about 2-3 times. In other words, a walk with a child in interesting places or visiting museums should not be too intense and dynamic. Remember that on the road a child may want to go to the toilet several times, as well as have a snack, drink and sleep. Important: Even if you do not have much time for sightseeing, take a break between trips so that children can regain their strength and make new excursions with pleasure and interest. 12. Stop the best moments! If you are traveling with a child 4-5 years old and older, let him choose the best frames for photos on his own. Get the simplest digital camera so that it can capture what is interesting to him. It is always especially interesting for children to keep their own travel album, in which you can paste printed photos, bought stamps with city views, write notes. It can be either an album in the form of a printed book or an online magazine. 13. Take a snack with you. Be sure to take something to eat with your child on every trip. Of course, this is not a thermos with broth or meatballs with potatoes. Put drinking yogurt, a banana, an apple, a bun, or a couple of sandwiches in a bag. When sightseeing or conquering water slides in a local water park, children usually play a serious appetite. So that the child does not give up on waiting for dinner, it is enough for him to take a small snack. 14. If you are a lover of traveling on wheels … To drive a car around the city in which you are resting is the most interesting occupation. However, if you come to rest with a child, this should be taken into account when booking a vehicle. Leave in the morning, before the sun begins to bake, try to stop more often so that the child can go out, go to the toilet, stretch his legs. Do not forget to grab a bottle of water in the car, make sure that there is a first-aid kit in the cabin, a car seat or a booster of the desired age group is installed. Before driving, make sure that your vehicle is in good order, that it was examined by a specialist, and that there is enough gas in the tank. You must ensure yourself and your child absolute safety on the road. With a child on the road: how to avoid seasickness Traveling with a child in a car 15. Excursion program In advance, discuss with your child excursion plans for the rest. When planning to visit the most interesting places and attractions, consider the age and interests of your young traveler. Tell him about the places you have to visit, back up the story with curious facts, so it will be more interesting for the child to master new horizons in another country. If you have to relax in one of the major tourist cities with the whole family, we recommend buying a special map of the city. It will allow you to optimize expenses, for example, provide pleasant discounts on visits to exhibitions, museums and other entertainment events. By the way, about saving. At any resort there are lots of things, places and objects for the enjoyment of which you do not need to pay money. You can visit the local park, take a walk along the main street, promenade, shopping, etc. When 2 + 1 = 2. Savings on a trip with a child Do not forget about the so-called free days when tourists have the opportunity to get to the museum without buying tickets. Visit official sites of attractions and cultural sites that include this information in advance. So, they told about the main thing, now it’s time to choose a suitable resort for families with children, and our author’s collection will help in this! Have a nice trip!