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7 Great Things About Sitting Next to a Kid on a Plane


If you regularly sit next to kids on planes, you know there’s a lot to dread. They have short attention spans, they get hungry at inconvenient times, they are not beholden to social norms about breaking down and crying because their seat-back screen is broken. But … there are definite upsides as well. Here are seven reasons to love sitting next to a kid on the plane.

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Christine Sarkis travels with two kids under five. Follow her on Twitter @ChristineSarkis and Instagram @postcartography for more advice about making every vacation the best vacation.

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