Skip to Content

15 Things People Could Kill About Traveling, But They Probably Can’t

Travel lovers, what is the one thing you would most like to remove from your travel experiences?

An internet user asked, “If there was one thing you could kill about the traveling experience, what would it be?”. We’ve compiled the best responses below.

The ‘Hurry Up And Wait’ At The Airports

Image Credits: carlesmiro, Shutterstock

“The ‘hurry up and wait’ at the airports. How far in advance you have to get there, the waiting then to get on the plane, the waiting at the place. The lines, etc. You rush to get there early enough, then you wait.”

The Ever-Degrading State Of Air Travel

Close,Up,Portrait,Amazed,Two,People,She,Her,He,Him

Image Credits: Roman Samborskyi, Shutterstock

“The ever-degrading state of air travel. Every flight is more crowded than the last. My seat is smaller and less adjustable.”

The Lack Of Wheelchair Accessibility

Disabled,Black,Man,In,Wheelchair,Using,Smartphone,,Browsing,Web,Or

Image Credits: Prostock-studio. Shutterstock

“The lack of wheelchair accessibility in most countries, especially in modern constructions. Searching for hours for a bathroom or a place to eat, constantly being turned away from the things you want to do and see, and falling out of my chair because countries with every ability to make themselves accessible simply choose not to is incredibly disheartening.

Of course, it’s far worse for the people who live in those countries, but it feels awful when you spend all this time and money planning only to be thwarted by a staircase.”

The Seats In Planes

Image,Of,Pretty,Girl,Reading,Magazine,In,Airplane,With,Sleeping

Image Credits: Pressmaster, Shutterstock

“The seats in planes are my kryptonite. I just can’t sleep upright or at an angle and my body literally hurts after a long flight lol. The premium economy doesn’t even cut it for me. I hope they engineer it one day where everyone can lie flat.”

The Pickpocket Fear

Young blond curly hair caucasian man isolated doubting and shrugging shoulders in questioning gesture.

Image Credits: Deposit Photos

“Worry about pickpockets in some cities. I’d like to be able to put my phone in my pocket or just stop to look at architecture and scenery without having the idea of theft in the back of my mind.”

The US To Europe Flights Leaving Too Late

Young hispanic woman standing over pink background shooting and killing oneself pointing hand and fingers to head like gun, suicide gesture.

Image Credits: Deposit Photos

“I wish flights to Europe from the US did not leave so damn late. Every outbound flight is in the evening and unless you are paying for the first class you’re not getting any decent sleep. You arrive early at the destination (before typical check-in times) feeling like total crap.

I’d like more options the other way, leave at 6 am/7 am and arrive there later in the evening then get some real sleep.”

The Unpredictable Flight Changes

Close up on funny woman expression. Female lady being surprised shocked having wide opened eyes.

Image Credits: Deposit Photos

“The numerous and unpredictable flight changes that mess up the plan and require you to modify lodging, car rentals, etc.”

TSA Agents

Horizontal portrait of shocked caucasian male models against yellow background looks with great surprisment being very stunned, astonished with unexpected news, . Facial expressions concept.

Image Credits: Deposit Photos

“TSA agents, are they all rude? Honestly, we are coming off of COVID restrictions and while in the cue waiting for instructions to move or not move, go left, go right, step back, stay back. Most will yell out instructions like we are idiots.”

The ‘Aisle Seat’ Trading

What do you want? Portrait of irritated brunette man with small beard and mustache in casual shirt raising arms in anger, asking why, furious expression. indoor studio shot isolated on pink background

Image Credits: Deposit Photos

“People asking (and sometimes *expecting*) me, a solo traveling female, to trade my aisle seat for whatever stupid seat they got. Instead of going bonkers on me, why don’t you move on to ask the solo guy across the aisle from me?

Oh yeah, he’s obviously doing important guy stuff and I’m just a girl so it’s okay to harass me to the point where I need to get the flight attendant involved.

NB: this doesn’t always happen but it happens often enough. Apparently, I look like a pushover or something?”

The Awkward Selfie Pause

wow shocked.

Image Credits: Deposit Photos

“Everyone taking selfies everywhere and I have to stop and wait.”

Crazy Travelers

Portrait of perplexed Asian Kazakh girl with a dazed face expression spreads hands, asking what? why? OMG, WTF, human emotions concept

Image Credits: Deposit Photos

“People who carry on too much stuff and people who drink too much and get out of control.

The former is what causes most of the boarding order shenanigans and on-board fights over bin space.

The latter causes most of the in-flight behavior problems.

Honorable mention: People who want to sit together but don’t plan ahead for this or couldn’t plan ahead and expect others to accommodate them.”

Ryanair’s Refusal To Honor International Law When It Comes To Flight Cancelation

Young beautiful woman wearing yellow t-shirt standing over white isolated background afraid and shocked with surprise expression, fear and excited face.

Image Credits: Deposit Photos

“Ryanair’s refusal to honor international law with their canceled flights – leaving you on your own with no customer support, looking up another way home on the internet, then paying out of pocket for same-day travel, or an overnight hotel.

They say you can just ask them to reimburse you but they almost always deny your request when you send it in.”

The Garbage Problem

Don't know, sorry. Portrait of clueless uncertain confused curly-haired woman in urban style hoodie shrugging shoulders in questioning gesture, looking with indifference. indoor studio shot isolated

Image Credits: Deposit Photos

“The litter and garbage problem that you experience in many countries.”

Obese People Spilling Over Into Multiple Seats

Sad,Overweight,Indian,Woman,Sitting,On,Floor,Isolated,Over,White

Image Credits: stockpexel, Shutterstock

“Honestly, obese people spill over into multiple seats that refuse to buy more than one. No one cares that you’re fat, they care that you’re literally spilling over and sitting on top of another human that fits inside their airplane seat.

You know damn well you can’t fit, but expect your gut to be sitting on your neighbor’s lap. They should either force them to buy a second seat at the gate or deny them together for not buying a second seat online.

The entitlement is insane.”

The Inability To Be Flexible And Spontaneous With Food

Healty lunch ordering. Work from home concept.

Image Credits: Deposit Photos

“The inability to be flexible and spontaneous with food. I have celiac disease so traveling, especially to anywhere that isn’t a major city, requires detailed planning and bringing my food with me. No McDonald’s/CFA/Wendy’s/etc when I need a road trip snack.”

More From Mrs Daaku Studio

Bright,Living,Room,With,Beige,And,Olive,Sofa,,Love,Seat,

Image Credits: Artazum, Shutterstock

Thrift stores and goodwill stores are great, but there are many weird instances of people finding things. Read – Goodwill Workers Share 16 “Weirdest” Things They’ve Ever Found, It’s Hilarious!

15 Jobs That Employers Are Finding IMPOSSIBLE To Fill

Closeup,Photo,Of,Funny,Pretty,Lady,Open,Mouth,Displeased,Facial

Image Credits: Roman Samborskyi, Shutterstock

Wondering what jobs are available to you? Read 15 Jobs That Employer’s Are Finding IMPOSSIBLE To Fill. Grab Them Now!

11 Celebrities Who Are So Creepy That They’ll Give You the Heebie-Jeebies

disgusted woman

Image Credits: [Krakenimages.com](http://krakenimages.com/), Shutterstock

Read about the celebrities who are so weird it will give you heebie-jeebies.

15 Telltale Signs Someone Is Stupid

Portrait of an annoyed woman

Image Credit; Deposit Photos

15 Telltale Signs Someone Is “STUPID” Check out all the signs.

20 Jobs That You Should Never Do No Matter How Much They Pay

angry hatred

Image Credits: Roman Samborskyi, Shutterstock

Not all jobs are great, check this out. 20 Jobs That You Should Never Do, No Matter How Much They Pay. They’re Evil.

This article was originally published on Mrs Daaku Studio.