The Independent

8 tips for hassle free travel with kids

“Every year, over 1.5 million children fly with British Airways to one of our more than 200 destinations in 75 countries,” said Robert Williams, British Airways’ head of Asia Pacific sales. “We’ve learnt much from our own experience of handling small children including babies, as well as feedback from parents, that having a good experience during the flight makes a huge difference in ensuring that the holiday takes off on a high note.”

Mr Williams, who is also a fully-trained cabin crew, shares the following simple tips for a pleasant family vacation: