Although the play yard is not something that you should prioritize for your little baby, if you are thinking about buying one, you should know a tip or two about buying the right one.
There are a number of manufacturers that claim their own play yards can fold easily and in a more compact way – a factor that is very important to consider when you want to carry around the play yard during your travels or that you want to assemble and disassemble it whenever and wherever. You should also see and try out the various floor models as to which of them is easy to operate on. This will give you enough information on which ones are better to buy. There are a couple of parents that find it almost impossible to fit the whole play yard into the travel bag even if they are collapsable. If traveling with play yard is what is most important to you, you should take a look at the travels bags to see which ones will fit with the play yard. There are a couple of basic models that might be easier to cart or carry around since they do not have the extra parts. You should also take a look at bags that leave the wheels of the play yard's free, so the entire thing is easy to roll over once it is packed up. If you are planning on going through frequent trips, you also might consider buying a separate heavy duty bag.