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13 things smart travellers always do before a flight

Frequent fliers share their favourite tips to ensure a smooth travel day.

Passport protocol
Passport protocol
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If you’re travelling internationally, you won’t get anywhere without your passport on-hand. So make sure to double check you have it in your carry-on bag before heading to the airport. “Make a copy of your passport to carry around at all times, and keep your real version in the hotel safe,” says Patricia Hajifotiou, who owns the small-group tour company The Olive Odysseys and has been leading tours in Europe for 21 years.
 



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