10 Of The World’s Most Insanely Luxurious Airports

Layovers are fun, said no one ever. From watching the clock tick toward another century to locating a comfortable seat that isn’t ridden with crumbs, there are a plethora of reasons any sane person would prefer a nonstop flight. But just because you’re stuck for what feels like infinity doesn’t mean you have to start pulling out your hair. In fact, a handful of airports around the world offer shops, restaurants and services that can make you feel like you’re at a three-star resort. Okay, that might be a stretch—but if you’re forced to linger in one of these way stations, chances are your journey will be nearly as fun as your destination.

Samantha McDonald