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I'm a frequent flier and it still amazes me how many airport disasters I see that could be avoided. Here are some of my top tips based on eye witness disasters and general foul ups! 1. Get on the correct plane!! Surely it was obvious that we were going to Budapest, so how did a man going to Alicante manage to miss the queue of passengers for his plane and end up on ours??? Yes folks, this is why the cabin crew check your ticket as you get in to the plane. 2. Don't bring oversized $300 hover boards with you Picture the poor guy phoning...

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I find myself hopping around the world and needing good, low cost accommodation. Having used AirBnB in the UK, Italy, Turkey and Thailand I have mixed feelings about the services.  Yes, there are some great AirBnB locations and great prices, but some owners are definitely looking for high prices for places that are sadly lacking and things are not always as advertised. On arrival: Them. "Are you OK with cats?" Me. "Err, no. That's why I said I wanted a place without cats, I'm allergic." Them. "Well he's an outside cat really and keep your door closed so he doesn't go...

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