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Airborne Babies: Luggage Allowances & Infant Premiums

Posted on 30 March 2017 by starttravel.co.uk

Are you planning a first holiday with your infant? Wondering about baggage allowances and surcharges for flying with a baby? Such questions can make an already challenging situation more stressful, but thankfully, starttravel.co.uk has put together all the information you need for a hassle–free flight with your little cherub(s).

Scroll to the bottom to see a list of major airlines and their current baby/infant surcharges.

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Travelling Overseas With a Child Whose Surname Is Different to Your Own?

Posted on 19 September 2016 by starttravel.co.uk

Are you planning a trip overseas with a child who has a surname different to your own?

Doing so can be problematic if you aren't prepared. If you are not the child's parent, or if you are but you have a different last name, you may need to present certain documents in order to leave the country.

The UK Border Agency carries out certain checks to prevent children from being abducted.

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Beating the Queues at Walt Disney World Florida

Posted on 04 May 2016 by Eric Turner

Eric Turner’s wife doesn’t like queues or crowds, which made Walt Disney World Florida a difficult sell. Eric placated her by hatching a cunning plan to cut the queueing. But did it work?

The Magic Kingdom, Jiminy Cricket's Wishes Fireworks, Space Mountain, Splash Mountain, Buzz Lightyear's Space Ranger Spin: The list of rides and attractions at Walt Disney World is almost overwhelming.

"Disney needs to stop introducing so many characters – there’ll be no room for any new ones." I said this to my wife as we queued up to enter the park and check into our resort with our excited young son.

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