Category Archives: Airports

DCA Airport Guide

Walking the halls of Reagan National Airport, you can almost hear the American anthem ringing in your ears, as your right hand nearly imperceptibly hovers toward your left shoulder. Why the sudden swell of patriotism? Simple. You’re in Washington, DC.   Located just south of the city centre, DCA serves over 20 million passengers in … read more

DTW Airport Guide

Gentlemen, start your engines! We’re headed to Motor City.   Detroit, home of Henry Ford and the 20th century’s automotive epicenter, is known as the king of all things “road” – but their airport also makes them a top dog in sky travel. Detroit Metro Airport boasts some pretty significant stats: it serves approximately 34.4 million … read more

YYZ Airport Guide

  As Canada’s most populous city and financial epicentre, as well as a major tourist destination for its foodie scene and expansive footprint, Toronto is a veritable travel hub. In fact, it receives so many visitors by air that the city has two separate airports to field incoming flights! Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) is … read more

Top 5 Must-See Airport Lounges In The U.S.

  Most travellers have yet to explore the luxurious subculture of airport lounging. Beyond the rows of chairs with worn-down padding and nine-dollar muffins lies a world of quiet and calm, where food and drink flow freely, and comfy couches are common. One of the reasons why these lounges are so shrouded in mystery is … read more

PHL Airport Guide

  There’s only one place in America you can go to for the ultimate cheesesteak. It’s the same place that is home to the second-largest Irish and Italian populations in the United States, right behind New York City. We’re talking about Philadelphia, the largest city in Pennsylvania!   If you’re traveling to Philly, you may … read more

The Layover Survival Guide

  So, you booked a flight with a layover. Congrats, you probably scored a great deal on your airline ticket! However, unless your layover will have you running across the airport for dear life in hopes of making your connecting flight, you’ll likely need to entertain yourself for a few hours before the adventure continues. … read more

Layover Tips And Tricks

You may not love spending time stuck in an airport, but we’re here to help you like it! Armed with the following tips, you’ll be better equipped than ever to survive an extended airport stay before your flight.   1. Make It “You Time”   We live in an age of screens and distractions, often … read more

Six Things To Do If You’re Stuck In Atlanta.

If you’re stuck in Atlanta’s Hartsfield–Jackson airport, you’re sure to be in good company. This international hub has been crowned the world’s busiest airport every single year since 1998, based on the number of passengers and flights that pass through it: ATL can usually expect 275,000 travellers a day. This should come as no surprise … read more