The unspoken rules of air travel that you need to know

The unspoken rules of air travel that you need to know

Travelling by plane soon? Here is the ultimate guide of things you need to know...

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If you don't know, now you do...

The luxury of travel often comes with its own set of unspoken rules and etiquettes that help ensure a smooth and pleasant journey for everyone on board. Here's how we can help you navigate the skies:

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As shared in the video above, there are so many unspoken rules when it comes to seating but here are some tips for air travel in general.

  1. No cuts. Respect the line at boarding
  2. Don't be a nosy Nancy
  3. If headphones are on, do not bug the person
  4. Control your kids
  5. No taking shoes off
  6. Don't get up multiple times for unnecessary reasons if you are in the middle or window seat
  7. Thank the staff, always 

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Stacey and J Sbu have shared their very own unspoken rules which include, always socks and slops, no leaning or reclining a seat full back and no using other people's tray tables!

Happy travelling!


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