Some items that count as a liquid may well take you by surprise – and globetrotters should exercise caution when it comes to certain foodstuffs.
“For those wishing to pack home comforts, it’s worth checking whether these count as a liquid – London City Airport recently revealed that Marmite was their most confiscated item,” said Contactlenses.co.uk.
“For peace of mind, err on the side of caution, as no holiday should start with a heated exchange with airport security staff as they insist on binning your Marmite.”
Packing banned items in hand luggage can serve to slow passengers down as they pass through airport security.
To help speed the process up there are other steps plane passengers can take.