Packing for kids while going on a vacation can be a difficult task. When packing for kids, you should make sure you pack what you need and avoid over packing. If you bring unnecessary things on your trip, you will have a lot of things that will be very heavy and unnecessary. You know what your children use on a daily basis and what they need so it is best to make a list of everything that they will need before you pack anything.

What to pack For Your Kids

    1. clothes

      Well we all know that kids will need clothes, so make sure you pack socks, shoes, shirts, pants or shorts, underwear as well as two swimsuits.  Kids can change clothes more frequently than adults in a single day meaning you have to pack extra clothes for your child.

    2. Toiletries

      Make sure you pack toothpaste, lotion, shampoo, hairbrush, body wash, and toothbrush. Kid7s do not need much in terms of toiletries, these may be the only things that are needed.

    3. First aid kit

      You never know what may happen while travelling so you need to pack a first aid kit. Make sure that there are any medicines that your child may need tweezers, antibiotic spray, band aids, hand sanitizer, bug bite sting reliever, antiseptic wipes, children’s Tylenol, as well as blister kits.

    4. Extension cord or Multi-plug Adapter

      You may find that you have many electronic gadgets but you do not have enough outlets to charge the gadgets.in this case extension cords or a multi-plug adapter may come in handy. Hotels usually have a few electronic outlets meaning that you may struggle to charge your gadgets.

    5. Lysol Spray and Sanitizing Wipes

      It is good to take precautionary measures by sanitising your hotel room when you check in. you never know the room may not be as clean as you think. To sanitise the room, wipe all surfaces, this will reduce the amount of germs in the room.

    6. Crushable duffle Bag

      When you go on a vacation, chances are you will go home with more stuff than you came with. The bag will be useful in packing all the extra stuff that you buy along the way.

    7. Drink Cups

      You may find that some hotels will not provide ups for you and your family to use, packing some cups will  help in case they are not provided. Make sure you pack cups that have covers in order to avoid spills in the hotel room.

    8. Snacks

      Packing snacks is a good idea because you may go out and return late, in that case you may eat some snacks before sleeping.

    9. Toys

      Make sure you bring toys for your kids, this will keep your kids busy while they are in the hotel room. Also bring magazines as well as books. Also pack some video games, especially handheld ones.

    10. Jacket

      A jacket will come in handy if you go out at night. It may get cold so you need to be prepared.