The plane ride is often the first step to an enjoyable -- or not so enjoyable -- trip. Whether you are hopping on a quick flight to the Caribbean or travelling half way around the world to fulfill a lifelong dream, the following tips and suggestions can help make sure your flight is enjoyable from take-off to touch-down.
Getting a good seat is often the key to an enjoyable flight. If possible, check if your airline allows pre-boarding seat selection. There is often a nominal charge, but it is well worth the expense. And while arriving early is always recommended, checking-in early for your flight often provides an opportunity to request a specific seat.
Best seat in the house
Depending on your comfort level, there are a variety of seat options to suit your needs. Considerations for a comfortable flight include:
Settling in for the flight
Pack the following necessities in your carry-on bag to make the flight more enjoyable:
Try one of these activities to help make the flight more enjoyable: