vacation or a
long trip by airplane, there are several things to consider and among them
are having children along for the ride. On many long haul flights, children
tend to become bored quickly and other passengers may begin to wish there
was no law against them being in the cargo hold. Despite the fact that it is
normal than on long haul
children will get restless, it does not necessarily mean it is a good thing.
For their own piece of mind, as well as that of other passengers, parents should plan ahead for inevitable boredom that will take over on long flights. Playing games and providing plenty of reading material of interest to the children will help, but only if they are interested in the games and like to read. If they are really tired before long haul flights children may sleep through most of the trip, but still show signs of being cranky.
Since the biggest problems with long haul flights children have, are a short attention span and their need to be entertained. This may be helped by insuring parents bring a good variety of games and puzzles, along with a few favorite toys to keep them occupied. Do not bring noisy toys or talking stuffed animals, as, while they may help keep the child occupied for a short period of time, it will likely have an ill effect on other passengers.
Some Parents Simply Avoid Long Trips
The thought of being locked in an aircraft for ten or more hours with a fidgety child is too much for some parents to comprehend and they put off taking the long trip with them.
daunting, is the prospect of ending up sitting next to one with parents who
have the ability to ignore every noise they make. On most long haul flights
children can take advantage of onboard movies and other entertainment, but
parents should check their availability before selecting an airline.
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