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We will try and guide you through the mysterious world of air travel, airport security and provide many tips and tricks to make traveling by air fun again (the way it used to be).

  • What Is Not Allowed in Checked Baggage?

    What Is Not Allowed in Checked Baggage?

    A comprehensive guide to what is not allowed in checked luggage when flying. Most of this applies when flying within the USA. You should check to see what is not allowed in checked baggage in other countries if flying internationally. Some things you cannot take in checked bags are pretty obvious, such as explosives, but […]

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  • Why Do They Wipe Your Hands at Airport Security?

    Why Do They Wipe Your Hands at Airport Security?

    Have you ever wondered why does TSA swab your hands at airport security? What are they trying to guard against? Why might they choose you? Since 9/11, security at airports worldwide has become very strict. Passengers must remove their shoes, belts and jackets, which can make them feel uncomfortable. The procedures may seem pointless or […]

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  • How Cold Does It Get in a Plane Cargo Hold?

    How Cold Does It Get in a Plane Cargo Hold?

    When you think about air travel, you might not consider the temperature in the cargo hold of an airplane. However, the temperature in this part of the plane can be an important factor, especially when it comes to transporting certain types of cargo, particularly animals. In this article, we will explore the temperature range in […]

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  • Do You Need A Passport To Travel To Hawaii?

    Do You Need A Passport To Travel To Hawaii?

    Let’s face it, it is human nature to dream of jumping on a plane and jetting away. When you’re sitting at your desk doing your day’s work, you might dream of the golden beaches and crystal clear waters of Hawaii. But to get there, you’ll need a passport. Or will you? One of the perks […]

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  • How Much Money Can You Take on a Plane?

    How Much Money Can You Take on a Plane?

    It may seem a little bit peculiar to you, but there is indeed no limit to how much money you can travel with on a plane. However, there are some rules and regulations to be followed when traveling (internationally) with an amount over $10,000. The type of flight you are taking, either domestic or international, […]

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  • Gate Checking a Stroller: A Step-by-Step Guide

    Gate Checking a Stroller: A Step-by-Step Guide

    Gate checking a stroller can be a convenient option when traveling with young children, as it allows you to have a stroller available for use at your destination without having to carry it on the plane. However, it’s important to know how to properly gate check a stroller to ensure it arrives safely at your […]

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  • What To Put In Carry-on vs Checked Bag? 

    What To Put In Carry-on vs Checked Bag? 

    You’ve been saving up for this vacation for a long time, and now it’s finally happening. The challenge now is figuring out how to pack your bags efficiently.  When taking a flight, you have the option of bringing a carry-on and/or a checked bag. The question, though, is what one should pack in both of […]

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  • Can You Wear Contact Lenses on a Plane?

    Can You Wear Contact Lenses on a Plane?

    With the proper precautions, you can wear your contact lenses on your plane journey and not have to experience any discomfort from the dry air and cabin pressure in flight. Wearing contact lenses makes for hassle-free travel, especially on long journeys. While you usually don’t think twice before you wear contacts for road travel, you […]

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  • Can You Wear Slippers on a Plane?

    Can You Wear Slippers on a Plane?

    As comfortable as wearing slippers may seem for air travel, for safety and practicality purposes, it’s recommended not to. Slippers and high heels are some of the footwear best avoided in airports and planes. Those indoor slippers seem like an excellent choice for your upcoming travel. They’re so easy to slip on and off and […]

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  • Can You Bring Cheese On A Plane?

    Can You Bring Cheese On A Plane?

    We all love cheese. Whether as a dip for your favorite chips or spread for your snack bread, bringing cheese during your trip is a brilliant idea. After all, food bought in the airport has a lot of preservatives that are not good for your health. But what if you will be traveling by air? […]

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