How to Make Coach Feel Like First Class

In the interest of preparing for peak summer travel season, we've compiled some notes on how to make any journey feel as A-list as possible. If you have a long-haul flight ahead of you, then you'll know how much a few little luxuries can make the difference between a good flight and a bad one. Even though first-class airfare has cornered the market on amenities and extra space, with some thoughtful planning and a couple of carry-on upgrades, you'll be basking in nearly the same pampered perfection.

Don't believe us? We polled the MyDomaine editors to find out some of their personal flying secrets that upgrade coach to first class. Keep scrolling to discover our suggestions on how to bring that champagne taste with you anywhere.

Have a trick for making travel more luxurious? Tell us in the comments below.

This story was originally published on December 14, 2015. Updated by Sacha Strebe.