Air Travel Advice!

Kids Meals and Other Special Meals

Most regularly scheduled airlines no longer offer free meal services, but have a limited menu of food items for purchase as well as a free snack.

  • Most charters still offer meal service (few choices)
  • The new "no-frills" budget airlines usually don't serve anything except pretzels.
  • Don't assume that you will have access to infant food services on any airline.
  • If food is important, fly prepared to be self sufficient and allow for flight delays.
  • If you or your child have food allergies.....pack a lunch

Baggage Allowance Checked/Carry-on

This varies according to

  • Airlines used - according to the carrier
  • Final Destination and connecting points
  • Travel dates
  • Infants and other Fly Free tickets

Don't assume. Ask. Most airlines have recently changed their allowance. Excess or overweight baggage can be denied and/or additional costs may apply which can be very high.

Remember any ticket purchased adult/child has the same baggage allowance. Restrictions of maximum number of bags, overall dimensions and weight are always applied.

Visit our Family Travel Advice page for more information!

Experiences

NEW! Pay in Canadian Dollars for your Silversea Luxury Cruise Canadian Residents! Sail in Silversea Luxury; Pay in C...
Cruise to Cuba, the Caribbean and the Panama Canal on Norwegian CUBA  on the Norwegian Sun: Discover brand-new cr...
Free Economy Class Air with Your Silversea Cruise - Book Now! LET US TAKE YOU CLOSER WITH THIS EXCLUSIVE AIR OFFER A...
Book Now and Save 10% on Silversea Luxury Cruises Book and pay in full by 28 February, 2018 and...
Family Adventures by Intrepid - Plus Solo Parent Trips If an overseas family vacation sounds like a lot of work,...