I was supposed to fly to Jakarta on Friday. I woke up realising that I had instead missed my flight. I jumped out of bed and rushed around in a panic, trying to think of my next step to take.

And then I woke up. It was all a dream.

I can still remember the adrenaline running through me when i jerked awake. And the relief that it was all a dream. I think missing flights will always be one of a traveler’s dreaded nightmare.

airport The dread of missing a flight

I have only missed a flight once and while i was able to arrange for one the next morning, missed flights often mean rearranging your itinerary, managing plans.

So to avoid such an instance, I have rules in place to ensure I don’t repeat the same experience.

1. Mark down the date and time everywhere possible.


I note it…

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