Welcome To Flying With A Baby- Your Ultimate Guide To Flying With Young ChildrenCarrie Bradley

Hello and welcome to the new look site.

Lots of changes are still coming so I can continue to give you the most up-to-date information on family travel. I’ve updated the menu above, where you will find lots of useful information from packing checklists, to the popular essential bassinet guide or the guides to the best seatsbest appstoys and most family friendly airlines and so much more. Alternatively, please use the search function and hopefully we’ve got it covered. If not, please just ask.

I really enjoy reading your comments, so please do add to the conversation..However, as much as I would love to, I can’t personally visit every country, so for more specific local knowledge  – please visit the new forum, where travelling parents from all over the world can help answer those country or airline specific questions.

I’ve over 12 years flying experience as a flight attendant, and since hanging up my ‘wings’ and becoming a Mum to two little girls, we’ve flown extensively as a family – predominately as we have close family in Australia and because we love to explore. I hope my travelling experiences and research makes your travelling experience easier too.

Thanks for visiting,




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Latest Airline News For Flying With Kids.

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