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In November of 2011, more than 180 passengers on a Comtel flight from India to Britain were stranded for six hours in Vienna when they were told they had to pay extra so the airline could buy more fuel. The charter service asked them to kick in more than $31,000 to fund the rest of the flight to Birmingham, England. One Comtel cabin crew member went on the intercom to tell passengers, "We need some money to pay the fuel, to pay the airport, to pay everything we need. If you want to go to Birmingham, you have to pay." Some passengers said they were sent off the plane to go to cash machines to get the money.

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Lisbon is the capital of Portugal and sits on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean. Over time, many cultures have influenced the city creating each neighborhood to have its own unique quality. The Pombaline grid of streets in the Baixa district opens unto the Tagus River in Praça do Comércio. From there you can follow the river to some of the most beautiful sites in the city.

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Continuing our packing series, I will focus on families going on a holiday with their little ones. Just like in all my other packing blogs, the same rules apply, less is more!