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Airport Travel

14 Items That Will Make You Loathe The Airport A Little Less

The Huffington Post | Jessica Kane | Posted 02.11.2016 | Travel

A trip to the airport is typically filled with dread, anxiety and a great deal of stress. So many things can go wrong -- weather delays, unpredictably...

Dude, Leave the Winter Coat at the Airport

Map Happy | Posted 12.07.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

Do you know what sucks? Lugging around a parka like a winter Eskimo. This post originally appeared on Map Happy. Turns out a few select airp...

Save Serious Cash by Flying Into These 5 Alternate Airports

Thrillist | Posted 05.30.2015 | Travel

We're big proponents of travel hacks -- tips and tricks that make traveling cheaper and easier. But the best hack of 'em all isn't even a hack; it's just knowing a little geography. It might mean a longer drive -- or a short train/bus ride -- when you arrive, but the savings are often well worth it.

4 Things You Must Know Before Going to Istanbul

Gail Nakada | Posted 08.30.2014 | Travel
Gail Nakada

The city is a full-on, fantastic cultural assault that may bewilder but never, ever disappoint travelers. Make Istanbul travel-drama free with these important tips.

LaGuardia Airport Is Getting A Facelift

AP | By FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 03.23.2014 | Travel

NEW YORK (AP) — Dark, dingy, cramped and sad. These are some of the ways travelers describe LaGuardia Airport, a bustling hub often ranked in custom...

Airport Ministers Offer Solace To Passengers In Need

AP | SCOTT MAYEROWITZ | Posted 11.26.2013 | Travel

ATLANTA (AP) — The Rev. Frank Colladay Jr. stood at the end of the gate waiting. On the arriving plane was a passenger whose husband had just died o...

The Spiritual Traveler (Or How to Make It Through Your Trip Without Going Nuts)

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 09.17.2013 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

Have you ever noticed that despite being a spiritual person -- or a good person -- it all goes out the window when you hit that airport security line? Perhaps that's what airports were designed for: to test your spiritual mettle.

10 Great Airport Restaurants

SmarterTravel | Posted 03.20.2013 | Travel

Try one of these 10 restaurants the next time you're stuck -- you might be so impressed, you'll make a voluntary trip back (at least at the pre-security locations).

INFOGRAPHIC: The Country's Most On-Time Airports

Skift | Posted 02.06.2013 | Travel

Flying out of Houston or Charlotte this holiday season? You're in luck.

Holograms Will Greet Travelers At UK Airport

Newser | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Don't be startled if you accidentally bump into a staff member at Manchester Airport and pass right through them. The British airport recently unveile...

Thanksgiving Travelers Move Quickly Through Airports Despite Warnings

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The big Opt-Out looked like a big bust Wednesday as most of the Thanksgiving travelers selected for full-body scans and pat-down searc...

Thanksgiving, The TSA And Two Cabbies

Laura Munson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Laura Munson

Talking about your travel debacles is about as appealing as talking about your dreams. So I'll be brief.

Everyone Is of Value

Jimmy Demers | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jimmy Demers

We're moving into an age where personal contact is becoming a lost art. Even the check-in at the airport is now done by a computer.