Long haul flights, rude passengers and jet lag are just some of the challenges cabin crew endure in their job. But, there's plenty of perks, too.
When they are not serving guests on overcrowded flights, flight attendants paint the town red by exploring exotic destinations, sampling cuisine and immersing themselves in the local culture and its attractions.
That's not all, many of the airlines offer an allowance to their crew to use for touring destinations where layovers are more than 24 hours. Two of them reveal their travel lifestyles to Clinton Moodley.
‘Every day feels like a holiday’