steps at Tsukuba Shrine, Ibaraki

Travelling with baby – Part 3: tips and discoveries

Are you a parent who can’t wait to take your first-born on an international journey? Are you childless but curious about the behind-the-scenes excitement of travelling with a wee one? From pre-trip delusions and anxiety, through undoing airplane seatbelts to skipping the immigration line at Narita Airport, we share our tips and discoveries taking our baby…

baby's playpen

Taking baby to Japan – the post party

We took our adorable (of course!) baby to Japan in early 2014. It was our first time flying with baby-chan. And our first trip longer than a few hours. And our first time crossing several time zones. Despite a lot of travel experience and perhaps because we are now befuddled parents, we hadn’t counted on…