Groceries Waiting for you at the Airport?! Check out Helsinki’s Next Great Idea…

Picture this: your plane touches down, you collect your baggage and you walk into the arrivals hall where you are met by… your groceries for the week! No longer do you have to drive home, dreading the emergency post-vacation trip to the grocery store. Your car is already fully loaded with the week’s breakfasts, lunches [...]

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Airport Sleeper at JFK

Photo Diary: New York City JFK

After a 3,000 mile cross-country road trip from Portland, Oregon to the east coast, it was time to fly west. After strolling around Brooklyn and enjoying my last salt bagel, I packed my bags and headed to JFK for my early morning flight. I had spent an evening in the Corfu airport, but I am still new [...]

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Must Have Travel Accessories For Airport Sleepers

Over 20-plus years of professional and personal flying I have been in the air for nearly 20,000 hours, covered well over 6,000,000 miles and passed through hundreds of airports. Admittedly, that’s just a back of a cigarette packet calculation, but the numbers won’t be too far off the truth. Obviously, when I’m at work I [...]

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Let’s Go Surfing … At Munich Airport?

Traveling through Munich between now and August 24th, 2014? Don’t forget to pack your swimsuit! Just in time for German school holidays, the airport has re-opened the Surf and Style initiative between Terminals 1 and 2, in the Munich Airport Center. Over the coming weeks, those traveling through MUC will have the option of hopping [...]

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Capsule Hotel Opens At Tokyo Narita Airport

Tokyo’s Narita International Airport (NRT) made a significant upgrade this month with the grand opening of the newest nine hour (9h) hotel. Located a few steps outside of Terminal 2, this futuristic capsule-style hotel will rapidly transform the city’s emerging hub for budget flights. The concept for the 9h model is straightforward. Upon checking in, [...]

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Hanoi Airport’s Short-Lived Sleep Pods: What Just Happened?!

Just last week, we were super excited to announce the opening of the first ever sleep pods at Terminal 2 in Noi Bai International Airport (HAN) in Hanoi, Vietnam. Up until this point, SleepingInAirports.com reviewers had described Hanoi Airport as a glorified bus station – and we looked forward to a touch more comfort. But [...]

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