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How to survive a long-haul flight

If you are jetting off to a far-flung destination on the other side of the world, you are likely to be feeling excited and thrilled at the prospect of an exotic adventure in foreign climes.

However, amid all the anticipation, you may feel slightly daunted at the thought of the flight ahead, and wonder how you will get through all those long hours in the sky.

But there is no need to panic. There’s plenty you can do to make sure a long flight goes smoothly – and even that it becomes a relaxing part of your holiday.

Here we offer some top tips on surviving long-haul flights

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