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Air Travel with Infants: Travel Tips

Air Travel with Infants: Travel Tips

When traveling on an airplane with an infant, there are a few key concerns that most parents have. While parents are in control of a child during a flight, there are some things that are not always considered before taking an infant on an airplane.

Luggage Restrictions: Virgin Atlantic

Luggage Restrictions: Virgin Atlantic

Carry On: 1 carry on item and 1 personal item, free of charge, 45in/115cm (Length+Width+Height) Checked Bags: First bag: Free of charge Second bag: $48 Size/weight limitations:50lbs/23kgs, 80in/208cm Oversize/Overweight Baggage Fees: All overweight/oversize baggage will require a $60 fee.

Luggage Restrictions: Alaska Airlines

Luggage Restrictions: Alaska Airlines

Carry On: 1 carry on item and 1 personal item, free of charge, 51in/129cm (Length+Width+Height) Checked Bags: First bag: $20 Second bag: $20 Size/weight limitations:50lbs/23kgs, 62in/157cm Oversize/Overweight Baggage Fees: Baggage over 50lbs requires a $50 fee, Any bag larger than 62in/157cm-80in/203cm requires a $50 fee, larger will require a $75 fee.

Luggage Restrictions: Spirit Airlines

Luggage Restrictions: Spirit Airlines

Carry On: 1 carry on item and 1 personal item, free of charge, 50in/127cm (Length+Width+Height) Checked Bags: First bag: $25 domestic, $30 international Second bag: $25 domestic, $30 international Size/weight limitations:50lbs/23kgs, 62in/157cm Oversize/Overweight Baggage Fees: Between 51-70 pounds requires a $50 fee, 71-100lbs requires a $100 fee. Any bag larger than 62in/157cm requires a $100 […]

Luggage Restrictions: Midwest Airlines

Luggage Restrictions: Midwest Airlines

Carry On: 1 carry on item and 1 personal item, free of charge, 49in/124cm (Length+Width+Height) Checked Bags: First bag:$20 Second bag: $20 Size/weight limitations:50lbs/23kgs, 62in/157cm Oversize/Overweight Baggage Fees: Between 51-70 pounds requires a $75fee, oversize baggage requires a $75 fee.

Luggage Restrictions: Hawaiian Airlines

Luggage Restrictions: Hawaiian Airlines

Carry On: 1 carry on item and 1 personal item, free of charge, 45in/115cm (Length+Width+Height) Checked Bags: Between Hawaii and Manila First bag: Free of charge Second bag: Free of charge Within Hawaii First bag: $10 Second bag: $17 Between Hawaii and Papeete, Sydney and Incheon First bag: Free of charge Second bag: Free of […]

Luggage Restrictions: AirTran Airways

Luggage Restrictions: AirTran Airways

Carry On: 1 carry on item and 1 personal item, free of charge, 55in/139cm (Length+Width+Height) Checked Bags: First bag: $20 Second bag: $25 Size/weight limitations:50lbs/23kgs, 62in/157cm Oversize/Overweight Baggage Fees: Between 51-70 pounds requires a $49 fee, 71-100lbs requires a $79 fee. Any bag larger than 62in/157cm requires a $79 fee.

Luggage Restrictions: JetBlue

Luggage Restrictions: JetBlue

The luggage restrictions for JetBlue airlines. Learn what size bags you are allowed to carry on, what you have to check, and how much it costs.

New St. Louis Ronald McDonald House Helps Families of Critically Ill Children

New St. Louis Ronald McDonald House Helps Families of Critically Ill Children

More than 700 families each year who travel to St. Louis to receive treatment for their child at West County hospitals will be provided all of the comforts of home to help strengthen them as they focus on their child’s recovery at the new Ronald McDonald House in St. Louis, which is the 300th in the World.

Chicago for Twentysomethings: 2

Chicago for Twentysomethings: 2

Megan Tarsha just returned from a Chicago trip and recommends the Redheaded Piano Bar and Underground Club for traveling twentysomethings. She is equally enthusiastic about The Lakeshore lobby bar at W. Other travelers recommend Vertigo Lounge and Millenium Park.