Flying can be pretty miserable as far as experiences go. Remember the days when happy hostesses would dish out delicious sweets prior to takeoff? Or when you received a hot towel to keep you refreshed? What about when snacks and meals were free and plentiful and the kids received games kits?
Today, cramped seating, strict security and tough rules on what you can and cannot carry on leaves travelers to fend for themselves. But it’s not all bad. There are various items you can bring along on a flight to make the entire experience far more comfortable.
Here’s a list of what to carry on and what to pack for your flight: