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3 buggy-friendly UK city breaks

With bucket-list family attractions, plenty of parks and open spaces, a fantastic array of all-day dining options, and great overland transport links, a UK city break makes a memorable summer escape for you and your baby.

And if you are currently using follow-on formula, with Aptamil Follow on Milk Ready to Drink, you'll never be caught short when it’s time to feed them - whether you’re getting hands-on at a fantastic, free exhibit, or exploring landmark sights.

Browse our pick of buggy-friendly cities not to miss this summer and unlock your next big adventure - with your little one happily in tow…

London

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From world-famous sights to walkable neighbourhoods, and an incredible array of green spaces, interactive exhibits, and multicultural dining options, the UK capital has all the right ingredients for a stimulating short break with your baby. Getting around can all be part of the fun too with excellent (and free for under 5s) public transport links. Discover the famous Shark Walk, Seahorse Kingdom and Ray Lagoon at the renowned London SEALIFE Aquarium. Enjoy the city’s landmark skyline in peace on the London Eye. And explore the 350-acre Hyde Park - whose playgrounds, lido and fountain offer tons of fun for your little one on a sunny, summer’s day.

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Edinburgh

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Easy to reach by train, bus, flight and road from across the UK, Edinburgh is a unique mix of history, culture and tot-friendly attractions - bordered by beautiful coastline and countryside. Picnic in the lovely Princes Street Gardens, with its acres of lawns to explore. Paddle on the shores of Portobello Beach, a quaint seaside suburb a short bus ride from the city centre. And keep your little one thoroughly entertained at the renowned Edinburgh Zoo, home to the only koalas and Giant Pandas in the UK. Travelling by car? Venture off to Edinburgh’s scenic surroundings for the best of the great outdoors as well as the city centre.

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Birmingham

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With its picturesque canals, waterside family attractions, strollable Victorian quarters, and excellent museums and galleries - with equally excellent facilities - Birmingham’s cutting-edge city centre is remarkably baby-friendly. From the National Sealife Centre to the ThinkTank Science Centre, there’s plenty to do during a downpour, while the fantastic Cannon Hill and Sandwell Valley parks - which lie just beyond the city limits - offer plenty of stimulation for your little one on a sunny summer’s day. Foodies are in luck here too with an array of gastronomic restaurants offering casual, all-day dining.

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Whatever city you choose to explore this summer, travelling with Aptamil Follow on Milk Ready to Drink Milk Ready to Drink helps to give you peace of mind to enjoy every moment, knowing you’ll always be prepared.

Discover more UK destination inspiration in Top coastal & countryside escapes for tots.

Breastfeeding is best. Follow-on milk should only be used as part of a mixed diet from 6 months. Talk to your healthcare professional. Less fuss than powdered formulations. 
Always follow preparation instructions and storage advice.
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