Travel Tips February 16, 2018
The 5 Coolest Things You Can Possibly Find In U.S. Airports
Most people don’t think of airports as destinations, but there are a few American airports that might have you hoping for a flight delay. From amazing art installations to furry friends, here are five of the most amazing amenities offered by airports in America.
1. Yoga Room (San Francisco International Airport)
Destress before or after your flight at San Francisco International’s dedicated Yoga Room. The space is equipped with mats, pillows, pads and other accessories to help travelers find a bit of zen.
2. Puppies (Los Angeles International Airport)
Los Angeles International Airport has a special PUP (Pets Unstressing Passengers) program that allows anxious or stressed travelers to pet one of 30 dogs being walked around the airport. A bit of a cuddle with these therapy dogs is sure to heal frayed nerves.
3. Pet Relief Areas (Multiple Airports)
If you’re traveling with Fido, you might struggle with the problem of how to let your pet answer the call of nature. Luckily, airports in Chicago, Detroit, Minneapolis, Memphis and more come equipped with "pet relief areas" for just this purpose.
4. Live Music (Nashville International Airport)
Nashville is known for its music scene and the city’s airport is no exception. Since 1988, the airpot has offered live music to travelers at six different performance areas throughout the airport. With over 700 performances per year, there’s always something good on.
5. Free Movie Theater (Multiple Airports)
Tired of watching movies on your laptop? If you’re passing through Portland International Airport, you can catch a free film at the airport’s 1920s Hollywood-inspired cinema. Travelers at the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport can also settle in for a movie at that airport’s theater.
6. Incredible Views (Denver International Airport
The Jeppesen Terminal at Denver International Airport was constructed to mimic the Rocky Mountains, and the airport boasts what is arguably the best view of these stunning peaks. Surrounded by lush grass and the dramatic Rockies, you don’t even need to leave the airport to get a taste of Colorado’s beauty.
These are just some of the incredible things you can find at American airports. For more of the coolest airports in the country, click