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TikTok’s seat belt hack for airplane sleep is a recipe for disaster

correctionA previous version of this article misattributed a quote from the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA. The quote was from the group's president, Sara Nelson. This article has been corrected. Warping our bodies into comfortable sleeping positions is a universal part of flying. We crane necks, strain hamstrings and go numb in the process.Now (of course) these contortions are being mined for content on TikTok. In videos with tens of millions of views, flexible travelers pull their knees toward their chest, perch their feet at the edge of their seat and secure their seat belt around their ankles, claiming it’s “comfy.”Inventive,…

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The Genius Phone Hack To Try When Your Plane Doesn’t Have an In-Flight Entertainment System –

This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. For an explanation of our Advertising Disclosure, visit this page. I’ve made my living by sharing the travel tips I’ve gathered from the over three million miles I’ve flown. I’ve learned a lot along the way but the great thing about the internet is that you can always learn more without even stepping foot on a plane. RELATED: Brilliant Travel Hack: Why You Should Pack a European Plug Adapter Even When You’re Not Traveling to…

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Five tricks to stop thieves breaking into your hotel room

A FLIGHT attendant has shared her top safety hacks for travellers to prevent hotel break-ins. Cici In The Sky, from Florida, said room break-ins happen more often than people realise. 4Cici said room break-ins happen more often than people realiseCredit: TikTok/cici.inthesky 4Cici employs her safety hacks every time she stays in a hotelCredit: TikTok/cici.inthesky 4Cici shares how travellers can use simply items in their room to stay safeCredit: TikTok/cici.inthesky The travel pro regularly posts safety hacks with her 360,000 TikTok followers. Cici said she started feeling unsafe in hotels after she "found out how easy it was for someone to…

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The clever hack to charge your phone on holiday when you forget your plug

A FLIGHT attendant has baffled the Internet by sharing her best travelling secrets – including using shower caps for shoes and a hanger for your curtains. Esther Sturrus always dreamed of being a flight attendant and at 16, she attended an aviation course, before going on to work for TUI in 2019 and later KLM. 2One of Esther's best tips is to use the hairdryer to clear hotel bathroom mirrorsCredit: Jam Press Vid/@esthersturrus Now, with her expertise and knowledge, she reveals the golden tips and tricks to keep in mind when travelling. In a video uploaded to TikTok, which has racked…

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Flight attendant reveals shoe safe hack all travellers should use when staying in hotel

A flight attendant has shared some of her go-to travelling tips, which includes leaving a shoe in a hotel room safe when she arrives.Esther Sturrus, who works for Dutch airline KLM, frequently posts videos on TikTok about her life as a flight attendant, along with advice for fellow travellers. In a video posted to her account in December, Sturrus offered some travel hacks when staying at a hotel.In her video montage, she specified one tip for people who like to make sure they have everything when checking out of their hotel rooms“Worried about forgetting something in your locker?” she wrote…

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Flight attendant praised for ‘perfect’ hotel room hack

A flight attendant has shared some of her go-to travelling tips, which includes leaving a shoe in a hotel room safe when she arrives.Esther Sturrus, who works for Dutch airline KLM, frequently posts hotel-room-safe-hack-flight-attendant-b2318921.html" data-ylk="slk:videos on TikTok;elm:context_link;itc:0" class="link ">videos on TikTok about her life as a flight attendant, along with advice for fellow travellers. In a video posted to her account in December, Sturrus offered some travel hacks when staying at a hotel.In her video montage, she specified one tip for people who like to make sure they have everything when checking out of their hotel rooms“Worried about forgetting something…

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Flight attendant praised for ‘perfect’ hack for hotel rooms

A flight attendant has shared some of her go-to travelling tips, which includes leaving a shoe in a hotel room safe when she arrives.Esther Sturrus, who works for Dutch airline KLM, frequently posts hotel-locker-shoe-hack-b2318212.html" data-ylk="slk:videos on TikTok;elm:context_link;itc:0" class="link ">videos on TikTok about her life as a flight attendant, along with advice for fellow travellers. In a video posted to her account in December, Sturrus offered some travel hacks when staying at a hotel.In her video montage, she specified one tip for people who like to make sure they have everything when checking out of their hotel rooms“Worried about forgetting something…

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British tourists should ‘always place suitcase by the door’ to stay safe in hotel room | Travel News | Travel

Flight attendant Ally shared on her TikTok channel @allycase1 how to conduct a rigorous "hotel safety check" as well as other tips to stay safe in the hotel room while holidaying abroad, "according to a flight attendant". The crew member started by saying that you should "have the lights on" while inspecting the room and revealed where travellers should always place their suitcase.Ally recommended "using your suitcase to lean against the door so you're not locked in the room with a murdered while you are checking".When travellers first enter the hotel room it is recommended they place the suitcase by…

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Ryanair flight attendant reveals the hilarious truth about those Tiktok hand luggage hacks

A RYANAIR flight attendant has revealed just how much they know about passengers' sneaky Tiktok hand luggage hacks. People often try to be clever or crafty when flying with Ryanair, to try and get around their strict hand luggage rules. 2Marta took extra items onto the plane packed into her neck pillowCredit: Tiktok/@_martavieira_ However, a member of their cabin crew has pointed out that they are well aware of what's going on. Instead of penalising those who try and get away with it, she said they simply laugh about it instead. A video on Tiktok showed passenger Marta Vieira trying…

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Flight attendant shares their ‘simple travel essentials’ to avoid ‘irritating’ issue | Travel News | Travel

Cabin crew often have to pack for a flight quickly and without taking much luggage. Jane Hawkes, a consumer travel expert and former flight attendant, shared her “essential” packing list with Express.co.uk.Jane said: “Aeroplane cabins and high altitudes can really dry your skin out. I always carry a sample size of my favourite hand lotion or body butter which can be easily popped into my pocket or hand baggage for easy access and disposal after use.”Packing a small hand cream in hand luggage could stop passengers from getting dry hands from the plane’s air.If passengers don’t have room in their hand…

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