When traveling and eating in restaurants for most of your meals, it’s useful to pull out a few tricks to keep the troops entertained.
Bring back the elementary years tricks of finger twister like the above trick.
Another game we’ve played is “what would you look like if…” And then took a picture of some expression. Whether it’s you got to meet the real Frozen characters or watched Darth Vader fight for real.
Though we have yet to attempt it for the kids, they love the cup-clapping rhythm game.
My sister recommended Cat’s Cradle but that involves string and we don’t have any with us right now.
All else fails, make the kids walk miles (ours walked over 6 kilometers yesterday) and then stumble upon this playground and restaurant combo which is perfect for the adult foodies and energy filled kids.