11/29/2010 07:38 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

13 Prettiest Airports In The World (PHOTOS)

When traveling these days, it's often very easy to forget the one-time pleasure of flying. The airports were architecturally-stunning, the food was good, the flight attendants seemed happy. Nowadays, though, it's easy to get lost in the mess of pat-downs, fluid ounce regulations and long lines.

There are, however, quite a few airports that might ease the pain of flying and allow you to slow down and enjoy your surroundings. These 13 architecturally-beautiful airports might just do the trick.