The airport lounge is not the same as it once was. Long just a place for travelers to plop their body – and bags – as they waited for a flight, the airport lounge has transformed into a place that’s much more like a 5-star restaurant or hotel than just a pre-boarding hang out spot.
Whether you’re a seasoned traveller or you’re excitedly telling the check-in staff that you can’t wait to start that first ever plane ride, it’s always wise to be prepared for the inevitable: waiting at airports.
One thing that makes many airline travelers anxious is the thought of dealing with airport security. While most will agree that thorough security checks are necessary to keep air passengers – and those on the ground – safe, they often anticipate lengthy experiences and look with dread on the entire security process.
Whether you travel occasionally or often, you probably appreciate stepping into an airport terminal that’s updated with modern design and technology. Modern airport terminals make it enjoyable – and efficient – to check in and wait for flights. They offer features that make the terminal a semi-pleasurable place to be in, rather than somewhere a… Read more »
Searching for healthy airport food? Up until recently, your chances of finding good-for-you airport food were slim. There was the occasional fruit cup or a single banana for sale at a snack stand. Sometimes you’d find a vendor that offered a plate of cut up veggies or a little bowl of instant oatmeal.
Airports by nature are not exactly eco-friendly, but there are some LEED Certified airport terminals (LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) that demonstrate efforts to reduce an airport or airline’s carbon footprint.
Sleeping at an airport is no longer just for the back-packer or the not-so-cash-flush. More of us are using this as an alternative to paying out for an expensive airport hotel when we have a long layover, cancellation, unpredictable storms, or an early morning flight. There is an entire sub-culture out there doing it, so… Read more »
No matter where or when you fly, you need (and want) to be able to spend the least amount of time in the airport. We all want not to waste our time on trifles… such as checking-in. We all want to get into the plane ASAP, right?
Everyone loves to travel and most of us find the rush of take-off and landing in a large jet plane fun and exhilarating. Some airports pose more of a risk with this procedure than others and you may be getting more of an adrenalin rush than you bargained for. Let’s take a look at the… Read more »
Checking in at airports is definitely taking longer these days due to the current staff reductions and added security checks. It makes the whole process longer and more unpredictable. A surprising 40% of US passengers get anxious about travelling, making the stress of the airport seem overwhelming. Streamlining your airport experience can be easily achieved… Read more »