• ‘Headphones make food taste better!': 10 readers' tips for a better holiday

    4 days ago - By The Guardian

    From wearing an ‘airport shirt' to travelling solo, our tipsters share their secrets for easier, stress-free breaks Noise-cancelling headphones are my most cherished luggage. On busy trains, planes and ferries they block out the thrum of engines, the cries of babies and the sounds leaking from other people's headsets. They allow me to be entertained by music, podcasts or audiobooks when turbulence, bumpy tracks or heavy swell make reading impossible. Most importantly, they make food taste better! Taste is affected by hearing, and the background engine drone is one reason aeroplane food...
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