Careful planning and efficient organizing are the key to a successful trip to Disney World. It goes without saying that your children will be eternally grateful to you for bringing autograph notebooks for them to collect their favourite characters’ signatures, and that they’ll gladly sport the costumes you packed for them. For the rest, here’s a checklist to go through before zipping up your suitcase.
Don’t leave without a tourism guide such as this one, which includes a host of practical tips to make the most of the various Disney World parks.
Whether you’re travelling by plane or car, there’s no doubt that the kids will have a smile on their face as they rest their heads on a neck pillow adorned with Disney characters.
Keep passports, airline tickets, ID cards and other important documents in this practical holder. You’ll have everything at your fingertips!e
There’s nothing more convenient when it comes to lugging around everything you need for the day. This Osprey model fits into an ultra-compact pouch.
A momentary distraction is all it takes to lose sight of a child. Keep toddlers by your side at all times with this very comfortable Velcro bracelet.
Opt for a lotion or cream with a high enough sun protection factor (SPF) to shield your skin adequately from the sun. In addition to containing no allergens, this Ombrelle lotion has an SPF of 45.
This Velcro design features a waterproof card on which to write your child’s name, your contact information and any relevant medical information.
Don’t let the rain spoil one of your precious days in the magical world of Walt Disney! Pack some ponchos for the whole family in your backpack.
No need to run to the emergency room for a scratch. This first-aid kit contains everything you need to quickly treat minor injuries.
Can’t take the heat? Get a neck wrap like this one. Once soaked in cold water, it’ll keep you cool for hours.
A reusable bottle is a must in a place like Disney World, where refreshments are often highly overpriced. This 750-ml model is very practical.
Visiting Disney World inevitably involves lining up under the hot sun, so be sure to bring some headgear to prevent heat stroke.
Carry ID cards, credit cards, cash and passports safely with this compact bag that can be worn at the waist. You’ll have your hands free to go about your activities.
If you’re planning to lug your little one’s stroller around, consider getting a carry bag like this one, which will protect it from germs and dirt.
Here's a great gift for children dreaming of their first trip to Disney World: a suitcase with Minnie’s face on it.
Young and young-at-heart alike look forward to their trip to Disney, so add to the excitement by involving the whole family in the planning. Plan the itinerary together, visit hotel websites to find the one that best suits your needs and ask everyone to choose an activity that they really want to do. Excitement will be through the roof when departure day arrives.