Every traveler has an airport that exceeded expectations. There are tons of horror stories from travelers that had to spend the night in a dirty airport or who lost their luggage. It goes a long way when an airport is clean, has friendly staff and keeps people moving along.
Many travelers love Auckland Airport in New Zealand. Passengers rave about the friendly staff that never have an issue answering a question. The airport has several dining options and A-list retailers like Apple and MAC Cosmetics.
Hong Kong International is one of the busiest airports on earth, but they still keep the facility clean and welcoming to passengers. They offer lounging, golfing, fine dining and a 4-D movie theater for passengers.
Singapore Changi Airport is beloved by travelers. In the facility, they have pools, whirlpool baths, massage tables and rooftop bars. This airport is a one of a kind and makes people want to stay forever. They offer free movie theaters and a butterfly garden. Using this airport is almost part of the vacation.
Tampa International is a frequent Global Airport Efficiency Award winner and a recipient of a Second Best Airport in the World. It’s no wonder why this airport is such a hit with people. Many rave about its efficient, tram-connected design that helps people hurrying to their gate.
Canada’s Victoria International is smaller than most international airports, but carries its weight by being a go-to for many. The staff moves quickly with getting people off the planes and travelers love them for that.
North America offers many scenic and historic train rides. These train rides delight and inspire travelers because it gives them a new way to experience the world. Thousands of people take these trains every year and this type of travel is only gaining more followers. The North American train system is still years behind European and Asian countries, but they get the job done. Taking a train is also a great way to add an extra adventure to a trip or destination. It’s not just going from one place to another but getting to view everything in between as well.
We can see it now and remember when it happened to us: Watching as the black car icon loops around and around, seemingly endlessly, and our wait time on the rideshare app continually changes. Long wait times and confused drivers are just a few bothersome issues that can nag at rideshare users. Need a solution? Ditch rideshares altogether in favor of renting a car on your next trip.
Dining is an art, and now that applies to both on the ground and at 35,000 feet thanks to Hainan Airlines’ “Hai Chef” Inflight Artistic Chinese cuisine series, a collaboration with Dong Zhenxiang, a Chinese culinary master also known as Dadong.
Planning a road trip often involves time dedicated to researching routes, planning stops and figuring out how to pass the time for endless hours on the highway. Thankfully, technology comes to the rescue with a handful of mobile apps that can help in the road trip planning process.