Oktoberfest at Denver Int’l Airport

We’re into Oktoberfest season and Denver International Airport is celebrating with the 6th annual “Beer Flights” beer garden through September 22. The beer garden is set up on the DEN

Where will you go? 1500 museums are free on Museum Day

Smithsonian magazine’s Museum Day is coming up on September 21 and we’re celebrating because on that day 1500 museums will be joining in to offer free admission to anyone who

Baggage Nanny debuts at San Diego Int’l Airport

Here’s a great new airport service and a candidate – already – for Airport Amenity of the Week: Baggage Nanny, an on-demand baggage pickup, storage and delivery service, is now operating

Alaska Airlines’ secret weapon to reduce plastic use

Today Alaska Airlines kicks off a campaign aimed at reducing the use of single-use plastics. The secret weapon in the plan? You. The airline’s #FillBeforeYouFly initiative is asking passengers to

Discount fares for young people on United Airlines

United is offering flight discounts for young travelers Discount fares for young travelers used to be quite common. Not anymore. So let’s hope United Airlines’ new promotion (re)starts that trend.

Fresh art at LAX

There are four new art exhibitions at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) Terminal 1. Three are the work of solo artists; one is a one group exhibition.  Here’s a preview:

Private jet tours: lavish, luxe and, for some, a good value

If you’re wealthy enough and still have some destinations and experiences on your bucket list, private jet tours may the ticket for you.

Friday freebies: Free admission to parks and museums nationwide

Go somewhere this weekend – and every weekend – for free. Two programs give free admission to parks and museums year round.

Travel Tidbits for trains, planes and cars

Travel Tidbits: Oktoberfest at PIT Airport and useful discounts from Amtrak and Silvercar

Singapore Airlines now flies non stop to Singapore from Seattle

Singapore Airlines now flies non-stop between Seattle and Singapore. To celebrate, there’s a cool video using an A350-900 airplane as a musical instrument.

Airport advisories during Hurricane Dorian

Hurrican Dorian disrupting flight scheuules and causing airports to close.

Frivolous fountains as entertainment, attraction and investment

Are over the top fountains, like those in Dubai and Las Vegas, making the real things seem boring?

Scenic wallpaper exhibit at San Francisco Int’l Airport

The SFO Museum has a new exhibit at SFO airport featuring historic scenic wallpaper.

Airlines waive fees as Hurricane Dorian approaches

These airlines are offering to waive change fees as Hurricane Dorian approaches.

TSA takes on Star Wars, pups and checkpoint firearms.

Today’s tidbits come from some of the social media notices shared by the folks at Transportation Security Administration (TSA). First: On its @askTSA site, TSA is answering questions from Star

Airports show off their dogs

Airports around the country celebrated National Dog Day with lots of puppy love.

Burners heading for Reno-Tahoe International Airport

Burning Man 2019 takes place August 25 – September 2 in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada. About 20,000 of the more than 70,000 event attendees make their way to

Travel Tidbits from an airport near you

Earlier this week, we told you about a new Prince-themed store that opened recently at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Here are some more new shops to look for at the

At the Airport: private workplaces that also work for napping

Jabbrrbox has installed two of its private workspace pods by Gate 25 in Terminal 2 at Oakland International Airport (OAK). Each booth has a desk and seating, Wi-Fi, USB charging,

At the airport: snakes, Prince and plastic bottles

A new store called “Prince” is selling merchandise related to the late musician known as Prince in the south end of the mall at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP). The

Upscale travelers are just like us

Where are upscale Americans spending their travel dollars? Should you do what they do? Wealthy or not, it’s good to know where the well-do-to are vacationing and where the up-and-coming

Celebrating National Aviation Day

Today (August 19) is National Aviation Day, which celebrates the development of aviation and marks Orville Wright’s birthday. Airports and aviation fans around the country will be noting the day

Travel Tidbits: Hawaii, Amtrak, Comic Book Art

Travel Tidbits from airports and airlines near you Southwest expands Hawaii flights from California Southwest Airlines announced new nonstop flights from Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) to both Kona

SFO’s plastic water bottle ban.

The ban on the sale of single-use plastic water bottles at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) goes into effect on September 20th. The move requires all airport retailers, restaurants, airline

Souvenir evidence of aliens at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas

Here at Stuck at The Airport, we’re big fans of the fun, locally-themed souvenirs that are for sale in many airport souvenir shops. We know there are alot of people

Game of thrones: Where is the best public restroom?

10 quirky public loos seek Best US Restroom title If you travel for business or pleasure, you know the value of a clean public restroom. Smart business owners know that

Traveling with your pet?

Where to stay and play with your pup on National Dog Day No bones about it. People love their pets and want to take them along when it comes time

Two airport restrooms in the running for America’s Best Restroom

A clean public restroom? We vote yes! The lid has been lifted on the finalists for this year’s America’s Best Restroom contest and this year restrooms in two airports on

Fresh art at Los Angeles International Airport

Fresh art at Los Angeles International Airport includes furry, knitted creatures.

Adorable airports of the future

Airports around the world are getting makeovers. In some countries, new ones are being built. Travelers are excited about that, of course, but so are architects and people who appreciate

Two cool things at airports

Two for Tuesday: two cool things we spotted at airports around the world. Autonomous vehicles and a cool pinball machine.

Travel Tune-up: “Ask TSA” offers answers.

Travel Tune-Up: Pickles? Cantaloupes? Kittens? Find out what you may – and may not – take in your carry-on bags.

Air New Zealand has a cool new safety video

Air New Zealand has a fun new safety video. Plus: a round-up of some of the airline’s classic safety videos from the past 10 years.

Fresh airport amenities to take the hassle out of travel

Here’s a fresh round-up of cool amenities at airports around the country, including robot baristas, free movies, airport trading cards and more.

Listen up at Los Angeles International Airport

Listen up at LAX: the voices welcoming you to the airport may sound famiiar.

Winning designs for the airport of the future

What will the airport of the future look like? Here are some winning student designs. Which are your favorites?

How to make your home smell like an airport

My house smells like an airport. Yours can too.

Travel Tidbits from an airport near you

Travel Tidbits from an airport near you.

Do you sleep well at hotels on the road?

When they leave airports and get to their hotels, travelers value sleep over free WiFi and free breakfast. Where can you get the best zzzs?

At the Airport: Summer camp at PHL Airport

It’s as if there’s a summer camp at Philadelphia International Airport.

Atlanta stubbing out smoking lounges at its airport

The smoking lounges at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Int’l Airport will close in Jan. 2020. After that, just a few U.S. airports will still have spaces for smokers inside. Guest which ones.

Souvenir Sunday at Space Center Houston

Souvenir Sunday at StuckatTheAirport.com: Here’s what we found at Space Center Houston.

Thinking about being an astronaut?

It’s the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing. If you’re thinking of becoming an astronaut, take this test first.

Houston celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing

Snaps from Houston’s Apollo 11 anniversary celebrations underway.

Celebrating the Apollo 11 Moon Landing anniversary

Stuck at the Airport is joining United Airlines for a special flight to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing.

Should an airport be named for a city or a celebrity?

Should an airport be named for a city or a celebrity?

Shop for the moon at an airport near you

It’s Souvenir Sunday here on Stuck at The Airport and it’s big week for space buffs as celebrations get underway to mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon

10 Best U.S. Airports. See if you agree.

A new list of “best” airports it out. Let’s take a look. A new list of “best” airports has come out. This one from our friends at Travel & Leisure

Airport amenity of the week: free snacks at O’Hare and Midway Airports

Free food at the airport? Yes, thank-you. The Taste of Chicago music and food festival takes place in Chicago’s Grant Park July 10 to 14, 2019, but there are also

Chicken cuddling, loaner gear and hairdo help with your next hotel stay

Chicken cuddling, hairdo helps and loaner instruments and athletic gear are among some of the perks hotels are offering guests this season.