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TIMES A WEEK. HE HAS GOOD TIPS THIS MORNING. HE HAS GOOD TIPS THIS MORNING. SAVE US. SAVE US.>>Reporter: GOOD MORNING, GUYS.>>Reporter: GOOD MORNING, GUYS. LET’S FACE IT, SUMMER TRAVEL CAN LET’S FACE IT, SUMMER TRAVEL CAN BE A CHALLENGE. BE A CHALLENGE. WHEN YOU MAKE THE RIGHT WHEN YOU MAKE THE RIGHT DECISION, EVERYTHING GOES GREAT. DECISION, EVERYTHING GOES GREAT. WHEN YOU MAKE THE WRONG WHEN YOU MAKE THE WRONG DECISION, WELL, IT ACTUALLY GUMS DECISION, WELL, IT ACTUALLY GUMS UP THE WORKS FOR YOU AND FOR UP THE WORKS FOR YOU AND FOR EVERYONE ELSE. EVERYONE ELSE. THIS MORNING, WE’RE GOING TO THIS MORNING, WE’RE GOING TO PLAY OUR OWN VERSION OF THAT OLD PLAY OUR OWN VERSION OF THAT OLD GAME THOUGH, TRUTHSHOW, TRUTH OR GAME THOUGH, TRUTHSHOW, TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES. CONSEQUENCES. WHERE THE CONSEQUENCES OF MAKING WHERE THE CONSEQUENCES OF MAKING THE WRONG DECISION CAN ADD UP TO THE WRONG DECISION CAN ADD UP TO MISERY. MISERY. YOU’RE ABOUT TO GO THROUGH YOU’RE ABOUT TO GO THROUGH AIRPORT SECURITY. AIRPORT SECURITY. WHAT’S THE ONE THING YOU NEED TO WHAT’S THE ONE THING YOU NEED TO DO? DO?>>ALWAYS DO POTTY BREAKS>>ALWAYS DO POTTY BREAKS BEFORE. BEFORE. MAKE SURE YOUR PHONE IS CHARGED. MAKE SURE YOUR PHONE IS CHARGED.>>Reporter: TRUTH IS, YOU>>Reporter: TRUTH IS, YOU SHOULD HAVE YOUR ID AND TICKET SHOULD HAVE YOUR ID AND TICKET ALREADY IN YOUR HAND, OR YOUR ALREADY IN YOUR HAND, OR YOUR PHONE DISPLAY ALREADY SHOWING PHONE DISPLAY ALREADY SHOWING THE BOARDING PASS. THE BOARDING PASS. THE CONSEQUENCE OF NOT DOING THE CONSEQUENCE OF NOT DOING THAT, ANGER. THAT, ANGER.>>DON’T BE THE ONE IN LINE>>DON’T BE THE ONE IN LINE GOING, OH, DIGGING THROUGH ALL GOING, OH, DIGGING THROUGH ALL YOUR STUFF. YOUR STUFF.>>Reporter: WHY SHOULD YOU>>Reporter: WHY SHOULD YOU NEVER PACK A BLOCK OF CHEESE OR NEVER PACK A BLOCK OF CHEESE OR CHOCOLATE IN YOUR CARRY ON? CHOCOLATE IN YOUR CARRY ON?>>FOOD IS NOT ALLOWED, RIGHT?>>FOOD IS NOT ALLOWED, RIGHT?>>BECAUSE IT’LL MELT.>>BECAUSE IT’LL MELT.>>Reporter: WELL, THE KIDS KIND>>Reporter: WELL, THE KIDS KIND OF KNOW THE ANSWER. OF KNOW THE ANSWER.>>YOU CAN HIDE LITTLE TINY>>YOU CAN HIDE LITTLE TINY EXPLOSIVES. EXPLOSIVES.>>Reporter: TRUTH IS, THE TSA>>Reporter: TRUTH IS, THE TSA SAYS IT CAN CLUSTER BAG AND SAYS IT CAN CLUSTER BAG AND OBSTRUCT CLEAR IMAGES ON THE OBSTRUCT CLEAR IMAGES ON THE X-RAY MACHINE. X-RAY MACHINE. THE CONSEQUENCE? THE CONSEQUENCE? YOUR BAG GETS A HAND INSPECTION. YOUR BAG GETS A HAND INSPECTION. SLOWING YOUR TRIP TO THE GATE. SLOWING YOUR TRIP TO THE GATE. HOW DO YOU CONFIRM WHICH GATE TO HOW DO YOU CONFIRM WHICH GATE TO GO TO? GO TO?>>CHECK THE LIST ON THE>>CHECK THE LIST ON THE MONITOR, THEN FINDING YOUR MONITOR, THEN FINDING YOUR FLIGHT. FLIGHT.>>Reporter: TRUTH IS, THE>>Reporter: TRUTH IS, THE PROBLEM IS YOU CAN’T ALWAYS PROBLEM IS YOU CAN’T ALWAYS TRUST THE MONITORS. TRUST THE MONITORS. THIS ATLANTA FLIGHT, 261, SHOWS THIS ATLANTA FLIGHT, 261, SHOWS ON TIME. ON TIME. WHEN YOU PUT IT IN THE INTERNET, WHEN YOU PUT IT IN THE INTERNET, CANCELLED. CANCELLED. PUT IN THE AIRLINE AND FLIGHT PUT IN THE AIRLINE AND FLIGHT NUMBER INTO GOOGLE. NUMBER INTO GOOGLE. VOILA. VOILA. IT CONFIRMS YOUR GATE. IT CONFIRMS YOUR GATE. CONSEQUENCE? CONSEQUENCE? YOU WALK ALL THE WAY TO GATE C4, YOU WALK ALL THE WAY TO GATE C4, ONLY TO FIND OUT YOUR FLIGHT HAS ONLY TO FIND OUT YOUR FLIGHT HAS BEEN MOVED TO A42. BEEN MOVED TO A42. WHY SHOULD YOU HAVE AN EMPTY WHY SHOULD YOU HAVE AN EMPTY WATER BOTTLE FOR YOUR TRIP? WATER BOTTLE FOR YOUR TRIP?>>ACTUALLY, I DON’T KNOW.>>ACTUALLY, I DON’T KNOW.>>Reporter: THE TRUTH IS.>>Reporter: THE TRUTH IS.>>YOU CAN FILL IT UP AT THE>>YOU CAN FILL IT UP AT THE WATER FOUNTAIN. WATER FOUNTAIN. WATER OVER THERE IS LIKE $4. WATER OVER THERE IS LIKE $4.>>Reporter: ONTO YOUR GATE.>>Reporter: ONTO YOUR GATE. YOU’RE WAITING TO BOARD NOW. YOU’RE WAITING TO BOARD NOW. WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO? WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO?>>BE PATIENT.>>BE PATIENT. WAIT YOUR TURN. WAIT YOUR TURN.>>Reporter: TRUTH IS, GET THE>>Reporter: TRUTH IS, GET THE BOOK, KINDLE, EARBUDS OUT OF BOOK, KINDLE, EARBUDS OUT OF YOUR BACK BEFORE GETTING ON YOUR BACK BEFORE GETTING ON BOARD AND STANDING IN THE AISLE. BOARD AND STANDING IN THE AISLE.>>GET ALL THE THINGS YOU NEED>>GET ALL THE THINGS YOU NEED SO YOU DON’T HAVE TO JUMP OVER SO YOU DON’T HAVE TO JUMP OVER ME. ME.>>Reporter: CONSEQUENCE?>>Reporter: CONSEQUENCE? IF YOU DO IT ON BOARD, YOU SLOW IF YOU DO IT ON BOARD, YOU SLOW EVERYONE BEHIND YOU AS YOU EVERYONE BEHIND YOU AS YOU FUMBLE BEFORE PUTTING YOUR BAG FUMBLE BEFORE PUTTING YOUR BAG IN THE OVERHEAD, OR INCUR THE IN THE OVERHEAD, OR INCUR THE WRATH OF YOUR SEAT MATE. WRATH OF YOUR SEAT MATE. RIGHT NOW, WE’RE AT 21,000 FEET. RIGHT NOW, WE’RE AT 21,000 FEET. WE’LL BE LANDING SOON. WE’LL BE LANDING SOON. WHEN WE DO, WHAT IS THE FIRST WHEN WE DO, WHAT IS THE FIRST THING YOU SHOULD DO WHEN WE THING YOU SHOULD DO WHEN WE TOUCH DOWN? TOUCH DOWN?>>I MEAN, I DON’T KNOW.>>I MEAN, I DON’T KNOW.>>Reporter: TRUTH, STAY SEATED.>>Reporter: TRUTH, STAY SEATED. ON AVERAGE, WHEN A PLANE LANDS, ON AVERAGE, WHEN A PLANE LANDS, IT TAKES 14 MINUTES TO TAXI TO IT TAKES 14 MINUTES TO TAXI TO THE GATE, THEN ANOTHER 6 MIPS SM THE GATE, THEN ANOTHER 6 MIPS SM FOR THEM TO FINALLY OPEN THE FOR THEM TO FINALLY OPEN THE DOOR. DOOR. IN ROW 11, IT TAKES, ON AVERAGE, IN ROW 11, IT TAKES, ON AVERAGE, 13 MINUTES BEFORE YOU’RE FINALLY 13 MINUTES BEFORE YOU’RE FINALLY OFF THE PLANE. OFF THE PLANE. THE FINAL HACK MAY SOUND FUNNY THE FINAL HACK MAY SOUND FUNNY BUT IT CAN MEAN THE DIFFERENCE BUT IT CAN MEAN THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A GREAT TRIP AND A BETWEEN A GREAT TRIP AND A REALLY, REALLY LONG TRIP. REALLY, REALLY LONG TRIP. WHY SHOULD YOU TRAVEL WITH TWO WHY SHOULD YOU TRAVEL WITH TWO CLOTHES PINS? CLOTHES PINS?>>KEEP YOUR PANTS UP IF YOU>>KEEP YOUR PANTS UP IF YOU LOSE A BUTTON OR SOMETHING. LOSE A BUTTON OR SOMETHING.>>IF YOUR BATHING SUITS AND>>IF YOUR BATHING SUITS AND STUFF NEED TO BE HUNG ON THE STUFF NEED TO BE HUNG ON THE LINE IN THE ROOM. LINE IN THE ROOM.>>Reporter: TRUTH, THE CLOTHES>>Reporter: TRUTH, THE CLOTHES PINS SEAL UP ILL-FITTING PINS SEAL UP ILL-FITTING CURTAINS IN HOTEL ROOMS, KEEPING CURTAINS IN HOTEL ROOMS, KEEPING EARLY MORNING LIGHT OUT. EARLY MORNING LIGHT OUT. CONSEQUENCE? CONSEQUENCE? IF YOU FORGET, YOU’LL RISE WITH IF YOU FORGET, YOU’LL RISE WITH THE SUN. THE SUN. THAT CAN MAKE FOR A MISERABLE THAT CAN MAKE FOR A MISERABLE DAY. DAY. SO YOU GUYS ARE A LOT MORE TRUTH SO YOU GUYS ARE A LOT MORE TRUTH THAN CONSEQUENCES. THAN CONSEQUENCES. WHAT ARE YOUR FAVORITE TRAVEL WHAT ARE YOUR FAVORITE TRAVEL HACKS? HACKS?>>DON’T BRING THEM.>>DON’T BRING THEM.>>WE DIDN’T TALK ABOUT ANY>>WE DIDN’T TALK ABOUT ANY HACKS FOR THE TODDLER, BUT I HACKS FOR THE TODDLER, BUT I HAVE TO SAY, iPAD. HAVE TO SAY, iPAD.>>YES.>>YES. YOU HAVE TO LET THEM WATCH YOU HAVE TO LET THEM WATCH THINGS. THINGS.>>BEGINNING OF PARENTHOOD, I>>BEGINNING OF PARENTHOOD, I FELT BAD ABOUT DOING THAT. FELT BAD ABOUT DOING THAT.>>YEAH.>>YEAH.>>WHEN TRAVELING, ANYTHING>>WHEN TRAVELING, ANYTHING GOES. GOES. YOU CAN WATCH THE iPAD ALL DAY. YOU CAN WATCH THE iPAD ALL DAY. EAT FOOD THAT IS TERRIBLE. EAT FOOD THAT IS TERRIBLE. WHAT DO YOU SAY, CARSON? WHAT DO YOU SAY, CARSON? YOU TRAVEL WITH YOUR KIDS ALL YOU TRAVEL WITH YOUR KIDS ALL THE TIME. THE TIME.>>IN AN EFFORT TO NOT BOTHER>>IN AN EFFORT TO NOT BOTHER EVERYBODY ON THE PLANE, YOU EVERYBODY ON THE PLANE, YOU CHECK YOUR RULES THAT ARE AT CHECK YOUR RULES THAT ARE AT HOME AT THE AIRPORT DOOR, JUST HOME AT THE AIRPORT DOOR, JUST SO THEY CAN — SO THEY CAN –>>HOW DO YOU HANDLE A MELTDOWN?>>HOW DO YOU HANDLE A MELTDOWN?>>GO OUT ON THE WING.>>GO OUT ON THE WING.>>THAT’S RIGHT.>>THAT’S RIGHT. JUST LIKE WILLIAM SHATNER. JUST LIKE WILLIAM SHATNER. NO, YOU BASICALLY — I THINK NO, YOU BASICALLY — I THINK PEOPLE CARE IF YOU MAKE AN PEOPLE CARE IF YOU MAKE AN EFFORT TO CONTROL YOUR KIDS. EFFORT TO CONTROL YOUR KIDS.>>YEAH.>>YEAH.>>THEY KNOW YOU’RE NOT GOING TO

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