Starting swimming lessons as a baby comes with many benefits including improved physical, emotional, social and cognitive development. It also sets a positive foundation towards a lifetime of participation and enjoyment in a variety of water sports and time spent on, in and under the water. On the whole, children who start swimming lessons early are far more relaxed and happy in the water, and in a country as water-loving as New Zealand, this is vital.
Its always nice to get away for a few days, but the thought of travelling with small children can sometimes be quite daunting! It neednt be. With some pre-planning, itll be an enjoyable break for everyone. Here are some tips to help make your journey a little easier.