Did you ever notice when you travel at the airport – you seem to run into the same kinds of people wherever you go?
Whether you’re flying to Dallas or Tampa – these types of travelers frequent every airport.
From the diva with her miniature poodle to the lovebirds who can’t seem to stop locking lips – read on to see how many of these types of travelers you recognize.
We’ve all been there – but for seasoned travelers, having a brand-new traveler in front of you (who always seems to hold up the security line) can be incredibly frustrating.
They don’t know they have to take their shoes off or take out their electronics.
So, while you’re ready to go – they’re still struggling to take off their belt and find their laptop buried deep within their carry-on “somewhere.”
And then of course, they didn’t follow the TSA’s 3-1-1 rule – so their bag is getting flagged for extra screening – holding up everyone behind them.
We aren’t saying you should look like a slob when you travel – but there’s a line between clean and put together – and downright over the top.
You know who I’m talking about – the girl wearing high-heels and a short dress – with her miniature-sized pup and designer handbag – expecting the entire airport to cater to her.
You’ll likely see her getting into it with the gate agent over her seating arrangement.
I’m still in awe of the travelers who seem to have everything down to a science. The perfect travel bag – with everything organized.
While most of us are lugging around a carry-on and one personal item stuffed to the brim – these travelers are smart and have only packed exactly what they need – and can find everything at a moment’s notice.
They are clean and put together – which is definitely something to strive towards!
The Overwhelmed Mom
Bless her precious heart!
She’s trying to juggle a baby, carseat, stroller, food, and a slew of other items to make her little one – or ones – comfortable.
Perhaps she’s wearing her baby…
…or chasing around her toddler who is having a full-blown meltdown.
Definitely give her grace – and offer to lend a helping hand if you can.
And then there are those who want to make TikTok videos and Instagram photos of them living their “best life ever”.
They take all sorts of creative shots and videos – acting like they’re living it up in first class…
… when in reality, they are shoved in the back of the plane behind the guy who keeps reclining his seat back – just like the rest of us.
And of course – they’re likely wearing sunglasses – even while inside.
They walk arm-in-arm or hand-in-hand.
While waiting to board, they’re snuggled up together…
… and then once on the plane, they snuggle some more and gaze into each other’s eyes.
Hey, we’re all about the love, but if you happen to get stuck sitting with them – it can make for quite the uncomfortable flight.
Let’s face it – people-watching at the airport is sure to make the time go by!
Air travel brings together all sorts of travelers from different backgrounds.
So next time you’re traveling at the airport – see how long it takes you to spot these six types of travelers!
Which type of traveler are you?
Are there any types of travelers we missed?
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