A TRAVEL EXPERT has revealed a trick to avoid paying extra for hand luggage when she catches a flight.
And all she needs is a casual item that many already have – a travel air pillow.
The woman who uses the handle @anayotothe, shared a video on Tiktok showing her pulling a pile of things out of a travel pillow to use as a storage place for her clothes.
“Try the Spirit and Frontier pillow because I don’t try paying $60 for a carry,” she said.
“A couple of weeks ago, I saw a travel hack on Tiktok for low-cost airlines that doesn’t allow you to bring bags. Instead, you can use a travel pillow as storage. complementary.
“So I bought this pillow from Walgreens for $9 and it has a zipper.”
Then she unlocked the travel pillow and took out her stuff.
She continued: “Look at all these random fillings! Make sure you get a pillow that has a zipper for easy stuffing.”
Next, she rotated the camera to show clothes that she couldn’t fit in her backpack, tops and skirts included.
Then she stuffed her clothes into a travel pillow – all of which fit but a shirt – and placed the travel pillow on top of her backpack.
She said, “Here’s my luggage. Let’s see if I can take it without paying.”
The woman watched the second video, where she revealed that the hack worked and that she managed to make flights to and from Las Vegas without being charged extra for the clothes in the pillow. my travel
The two videos have been viewed more than 900,000 times and commenters are grateful for the hack.
One person wrote: “Yes, I will try this. I don’t pay more for luggage than the cost of the flight.”
Another commented: “Girl [you] must have known that I had just booked a Frontier flight and the baggage was promptly denied. Def will try this. “
Flight attendants also joined in, praising her for the tip and confirming others who did the same would not be charged.
One commented: “As a Spirit flight attendant, this is awesome! I feel good for you.”
One second wrote: “I work at Spirit and I charge people, but if she has that I promise no one will say anything.”
Another woman revealed how she always bring an extra bag for free on flights.
A Tiktok user went viral for revealing a Free way to bring extra things on the plane.
Here’s Why You Should Always take a picture of your luggage before you board the plane, according to a frequent flyer.
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