If you are delayed at an airport, or just have hours to wait between connecting flights, finding ways to make the time pass more quickly can be quite frustrating. We have put together this infographic offering some unusual suggestions, and depending upon which airport you are stuck in, there are some amazing adventures and experiences to be had should you find yourself with a few hours to fill in.
Amateur detectives can amuse themselves by trying to work out if there is any truth to the conspiracy theories and rumours concerning the underground facilities at Denver International Airport. Fitness fanatics can try out the swimming pool at Singapore’s Changi Airport, go ice skating at Seoul Incheon or play golf at Hong Kong International or Thailand’s Don Muang Airports. The Charles De Gaulle Airport in Paris has a circular design in Terminal 1, which would make a perfect running track providing you can dodge the other passengers and their luggage!
For those who prefer something a little more relaxing, why not try a foot massage in New Delhi Airport, or a yoga session at Dallas Fort Worth. Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam has the world’s first permanent airport library, or you could rent a movie for your laptop from a range of kiosks at airports across America. If you would prefer to have someone entertain you try Nashville International Airport, which holds around 100 concerts every year. Munich Airport has its own beer hall, the Airbrau, which has its own brewery and stages cabaret shows. For an out of this world eating experience, try Tokyo’s Henada Airport. The Starry Cafe is a restaurant that also doubles as a planetarium, projecting the night sky and stars overhead while you eat. If all else fails there are always the dutyfree shops for a designer shopping experience.