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Don’t mess with the baggage conveyor belt

Don’t mess with the baggage conveyor belt
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Yes, you’re anxious to grab your suitcase and get out of there. And it’s incredibly frustrating when it’s sitting on the belt, ready to slide down, and then the belt stops – or your luggage gets stuck. Resist the urge to climb onto the belt to try to fix things: you’re not only risking a fall or getting tangled up in the machinery, but you’re also violating airport security.

Don’t forget to charge your phone

Don’t forget to charge your phone
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Your mobile boarding pass is useless if your phone is dead, and that’s really going to hold you up. If you can’t get it up and running quickly – or worse, forgot your charger and have to fork over for one at the newsstand – you could miss your flight.

Don’t take photos of strangers without their permission

Don’t take photos of strangers without their permission
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“Taking someone’s photo without their consent and posting it on the internet is a [bad] thing to do,” advises Lifehacker. “It’s invasive, inappropriate, and can even put the other person in danger.” It can also put the photographer – and their phone or camera – in danger should the subject catch on and strenuously object.

Don’t forget why you’re there

Don’t forget why you’re there
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Airports can be incredibly distracting, with duty-free shops, restaurants and other novelties. It’s become more and more common for travellers to lose track of time. Safebee – a safety news site – interviewed a guy who once missed his flight entirely: “I was in the [airport] coffee shop, found a newspaper and started poring over it – forgetting I had a flight coming a few gates down the concourse,” he admits.

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