Insider loves to shiver over other travelers' stories from the road. Consider this one, told at a major annual awards event sponsored in London by Travel Weekly U.K. The British television personality Jill Dando recalled a very "special" experience from one of her more exotic itineraries. She was flying within China, she recalled, when she and her colleagues noted that the air service did not include safety instructions. Puzzled, she finally asked a cabin attendant why no such instructions were provided. The answer? "We crash. You die. No point."

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