Travel Tip of the Day: Bring Earphones/Headphones/Earbuds

Bose-QuietComfort-20i-Acoustic-Noise-Cancelling-HeadphonesBring Earphones/Headphones/Earbuds
This is a simple one. These days, most airlines are offering either free or paid in-flight entertainment. To save a few dollars (usually $2-$5), bring your own earphones/headsets/earbuds so you aren’t forced to buy the airline’s cheap plastic pair.

Looking for a good option? Check out these earbuds from Amazon.com. If you travel a lot then you might want to splurge like many business travelers for the Bose QuietComfort 20i Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones or Bose QuietComfort 15 Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones.

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3 Comments on "Travel Tip of the Day: Bring Earphones/Headphones/Earbuds"

  1. If your earbuds have removable ear pads, be sure to bring some extra pads. I lost a pad when my earbuds got stuck in an airline seat on the way to Australia. I never found the pad and could not use my earbuds for the remainder of my trip. I had to buy some new earbuds in Sydney to get me through the month long trip.

  2. My recent flights use headsets with non-standard music player connectors.

  3. And they also drown out obnoxious talkie seat mates and the inevitable crying baby!

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