Travel checklist

22, Feb 2022

Here are several lists, very useful, with the items needed to take with you and with your baby on holiday:

Wallet checklist

  • Passports and tickets
  • Moneytravellers Checks
  • Secure documents
  • Health documents
  • Photo of your child in case you get split up in a crowded area
  • Extra copies of birth certificates and identification photos
  • Driving licence and copy

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Hand luggage checklist

You must check with the airline the items allowed in carry-on baggage. Usually the essential baby items are allowed in carry-on baggage.
  • Beverages: bottles or containers
  • Travel baby bottle sterilizers
  • Milk containers or prepared milk adapted containers
  • Drinks with a straw (for older babies and toddlers) and boiled water for preparation of beverages and foods
  • Snacks
  • Small plastic bags
  • Small toys
  • Books and coloring markers
  • Extra t-shirts for you and your baby
  • Diapers
  • Disposable base for diaper change
  • Wipes
  • Antibacterial gel for use without water
  • Small packets of tissues
  • Cream for diaper change
  • Bags for diapers
  • Inflatable pads for baby or child
  • Portable baby bottle warmer

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Main luggage checklist

  • Clothes
  • Extra pair of shoes
  • Hats
  • Equipment for Sun protection
  • Diapers for water
  • Pool accessories: cuffs, toys, floats, etc.
  • Baby mosquito net
  • Insect repellent
  • Lightweight Stroller
  • Baby carrier
  • Baby Monitor
  • Cooler bag
  • Heater and bottle sterilizer
  • Bowl and spoon
  • Food
  • Nightlight
  • Universal drain plug

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Checklist First Aid Kit

  • Thermometer
  • Paracetamol (e.g. Ben-u-ron syrup)
  • Medicine for oral rehydration (eg Dioralyte)
  • Insect repellent
  • Talcum powder
  • Preservative and disinfectant wipes
  • Cream for bruising
  • Cream for insect bites
  • Lotion for sunburn
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