If sitting upright surrounded by strangers for hours at a time sounds uncomfortable, you’re not alone. Economy seating isn’t optimized for comfort, but there are a few inventive ways to make your ride more enjoyable without shelling out extra dough for an upgrade.
This stands for “bring your own lumbar support.” This can be in the form of a rolled-up jacket, sweater or the blanket or pillow provided by the airline, and it can go a long way in providing back support for your long flight.
Rest your feet.
If you haven’t yet invested in the widely popular foot hammock, use your personal item under the seat in front of you as a footrest to prevent swelling that can occur in a standard seated position.
Use your pillow as a seat cushion.
If you’re not planning to sleep or rest your head, use your U-shaped neck pillow as a seat cushion to take the pressure off your lower back.
Opt for the window seat.
If you’re blessed with a larger bladder and therefore won’t need the lavatory as much as other passengers, choose to sit in the window seat so you’ll be able to rest your head against the wall.
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