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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10 Most Ridiculous Travel Accessories Ever Invented

Every once in a while someone comes up with an idea so useful that it’s hard to believe no one thought of it before. Wheeled luggage, for example, was the result of a simple premise and has since saved the backs of countless travellers. Unfortunately, in keeping with the law of averages, for every brilliant [...]

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Kerkyra Airport Landside

Photo Diary: Kerkyra Airport

Date: June 20-June 21, 2014 After 10 glorious days spent swimming in crystal clear water, enjoying delicious Greek grub, and relaxing in the sun on the island of Corfu,Greece it was time to see new places. I arrived to the Kerkyra Airport (Airport code CFU) via the “Blue Bus” from Corfu Town. It was a [...]

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Delays Done Right: Frontier Airlines Pilot Buys Pizza For Stranded Passengers

We had a hunch that Frontier Airlines had the capacity for greatness when we first saw their animal themed vertical stabilizers (… tail wings). And man, were we right! This budget airline just out did its competitors when the pilot threw an impromptu pizza party for his delayed flight. Flight 719 was scheduled to fly [...]

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Finnair To Offer Unisex Sauna At Helsinki Airport Lounge

Helsinki, you’ve done it again! Last month, we reported on the airport’s yoga pilot project and this month, we’re here to tell you about unisex saunas! This is the latest Nordic touch to this unique and innovative airport, enabling passengers to experience another wonder of Finnish culture without actually clearing customs. The sauna is located in [...]

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