Friday, June 12, 2015

Enthralling Father's Day Plan for Dad and kids

Planning for Father's Day? Being a Sunday, kids and their father can enjoy the whole day and travel around the city to different places. If you are still not sure how to spend the day and which places to visit on Father's Day then read the following schedule and plan accordingly in advance for some fantastic moments:

On the eve of Father's Day
Prepare the list of favorite homemade snacks, drinks, cookies, pocket knife, fruits, nuts, etc to carry so that you have something to munch when you leave your home. Besides, remember to update music CDs/ songs playlist, headphones, extra batteries for uninterrupted flow of music during travel. Camera is another travel accessory that need to be carried to capture sunny moments.

Start early             

Get ready early in the morning. Grab on some quick snacks,shakes, etc to charge up your batteries. Dress up in comfortable wears as per the weather and pack some extra clothes, swimming costumes, undergarments, just in case, you might need.

Head to famous garden/ park of your city   
Traveling with Father is so much fun!

Your first travel spot is the popular park or garden or ecological park of your city. Cities such as New Delhi have plenty of green belt such as Deer Park, Garden of Five senses and Lodhi Gardens. Take a stroll around the garden, jog, run and observe the blooming flowers all around. Kids would love to take nature walk with their father. If the place permits some sport action then do carry the relevant equipment such as skates, badminton, football, etc for added pleasure. After all the fun and run, settle down for a while to munch the eatables and get started for next destination.

Zoo or aquarium
Kids love animals. So it would be a great idea to pay visit to aquarium or zoo whichever is within the city or nearby. Do click some selfies with your camera throughout the travel.

Dose of Adventure
Choose your pick among different options such as go-karting, indoor trekking, climbing the wall, water activities, ice skating and other interesting activities. Since you have already packed swimwear and extra pair of clothes, so straightaway dive into the pool without a thought. The whole family will have a great time.                    

In case your kids are too young then you may opt for safe kids zone to enjoy with them. These places usually have plenty of cafes and food outlets as well to deal with your hunger pangs after the adventure mania.

Still want some more?
Seems you can go on further after all these activities! Then why not go for a movie? Check out the latest releases and book your tickets. However, if this is not what you want then check the events for the day in advance and go for live band shows, stage plays, circus, stand-up comedy shows,etc., which assure wholesome entertainment throughout the evening.

After all these fun filled traveling throughout the day, both kids and Dad will hit the bed with loving memories ans smiles on their faces.

Monday, June 1, 2015

Documents Checklist for flying abroad with family

If you are planning for an international destination with your kids, preparation for the trip should be well begun, starting from the packing of the luggage, which finally ends to the documentation process that makes you reach there.

But more important make sure that documents that you have filed are correct as per your landing - place because documentation can vary from country to country. Adequate documentations is a prerequisite for happy family travel abroad.

Read below the points that involves the necessary documents required:

  • Consent Letter: if you are holding a Consent letter, it means you have the permission to step in the foreign countries.
  • Travel Insurance is Must:  If you are flying abroad or anywhere, doesn't matters but make sure to buy the finest travel insurance. It is mandatory and your insurance should enclose health, charge of hospitalization, cost of doctoring etc to sidestep the super expenses.
  • Passport the Only Trustworthy Identification: Carrying a passport along with you proves that you have the right to return to your homeland. But ensure that your passport is not expired or lost, or damaged. If so happens better apply for the renewal or apply for the new one.
  • Visa: Visa is an approval for a non-citizen to trek for a specific country or outland. Check for which type of visa you have applied either for a student visa, business, or a tourist’s visa. It is a legitimate document, which gives you a privilege from overseas power that you can enter their country.
  • Collateral Identification: Travel documents along with passports and visas the other supportive identification like birth certificate; driver's license or a citizenship of the native country can also work as a proof.
  • Other Supplementary Documents:  if you are a single parent or a divorcee you must carry divorce papers, or the court orders, or the certificate of the death person along with you.
  • Tickets to Travel: Make sure you have paid for the correct ticket of the exact dates and the destination. Always carry an itinerary receipt along with you, if you have booked your tickets online.
  •  Duplicates of the Documents: To deal with case of emergency like your documents are stolen or your important pages are lost, just Xerox the documents that should include all your airline tickets, visa, passports, credit cards and all the necessary stuffs.Also carry additional photographs of your family members.
  • Check other Customs and Laws: As the charge and rules of the countries vary in respect of documents containing visas, passports, citizenships, etc. Ensure that you have adopted the right screening of the records and testimony.

Check the above document list before planning for any vacation with kids; you will get to know if you have missed something. Feel relax and enjoy your holiday without any strain.

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