We solve the problem of traveling with children!
In Japan, elementary school students go to school alone, so it is a safe and secure country and a perfect country for traveling with children. But traveling abroad, if it is something which you are not used to, can be worrisome. So, we will give you advice on traveling to Japan with children.
We are mothers who live in and around Kyoto and who love traveling overseas. “Kyoto with Kids” was born in 2019 based on the idea of a local mother who thought, “There are a lot of kids and families traveling to Kyoto, so I hope they enjoy their time here as much as possible!” Here we Introduce information from a local mother’s perspective.
Transportation, accommodation, weather, restrooms, danger
You want to enjoy your first trip to Japan with your children. But there are many things you may be worried about and you may have many questions in such a different culture. This article is a collection of things to help ease your worries such as how to prepare, manners and customs.
No umbrella! I want to send luggage! Just go to a convenience store
In order to make your travels easier, buy what you need and can buy in Japan in Japan!
There are many convenience stores in Japan that can assist you with troubles during your stay here as well as light shopping. You can also send your luggage to the airport.
What to be aware of
Shoes that are easy to slip on and off and strollers that are easy to fold are recommended. At Japanese restaurants and shrines and temples, sometimes you are asked to take your shoes off. Please bring shoes that are easy to put on and take off.
Also, when going sightseeing some places may have uneven stairs, light, easy to use strollers will be useful. If trains and buses are crowded, you may need to fold the stroller. So, please bring easy-to-use stroller.
What you end up wearing during your stay may be different than expected. Japan has four seasons, and the temperature varies greatly depending on the season. The Japanese archipelago is long from north to south, and even in the same season, a temperature difference of 10 degrees or more often occurs in some places. The following articles are mainly about Kyoto, located in the middle of the Japanese archipelago, but please use it as a guide.
Kyoto Travel with Baby
Traveling with a small baby can make parents worry. But you can enjoy Kyoto safely with your baby. Please refer to this article for tips on traveling to Kyoto with your baby.
Summary: Traveling with children is really fun!
Traveling abroad with children will be more and more fun depending on how prepared you are. Please refer to this blog for ideas and suggestions. And, if you are worried, please don’t hesitate to contact us for advice.