What To Do When You Arrive At The Airport
Once you reach the airport, begin with genuinely smiling at people willing to help you out in every way possible. To have everything moving smoothly, ensure you have everything you are required to show at the desk. Begin your day with simple questions that make the workers there feel like human beings. This way, they just might taking extra care of you and ensure that your experience with them is made as peaceful and comfortable as possible. Being rude towards the people will only put you and them in a bad mood.
It is these people, who remain on their toes while you sit, nap, drink and eat during day long flights. Being nice to them will out them and you in a better mood and make their job easier for them while making your journey more peaceful.
Continue this attitude and you will see how infectious it is, people travelling with you will begin adapting it and this puts everyone in a better mood, ready to travel. A single smile, a few kind and generous words and decent eye contact can make them feel like they are doing their job right.
Talk To The Person Sitting Next To You
When travelling, people commonly sit with another person, just a few inches away. Would you rather travel the entire time staring out the window and looking for things to do that keep you busy, or strike an interesting conversation with a person? Despite how difficult it might be to do, it can turn out to be one of the most wonderful and memorable conversations you might ever have. Introduce yourself and ask the person travelling with you where they are going and where they are coming from. You might end up meeting a veteran, a doctor; someone on a mission to save lives and someone on an inspirational journey. This will give you a chance to talk to someone who is from a different culture altogether. You can check that off your list as you might end up having a conversation with someone who’s lifestyle is completely different than yours. Wouldn’t that be interesting to learn?
Travel With An Infectiously Positive Attitude
Lastly and most importantly travel with a positive attitude and gracefully. It is very easy to whine and pick out on everything that seems to be going wrong, but better to notice the plus side of things and appreciate them. There can be several unexpected inconveniences that can instantly put people in a bad mood, all you have to do is keep the grander picture in mind and never forget that you are headed on a vacation. This will instantly put you and the people around you in a brighter and happier mood.
Susanne Mill shares ways in which a change in your attitude can change the way you see your entire journey. With just a few kind gestures, she shows people how they can not only cheer themselves on but also the people around them. For more information,