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Airport Zen

23 Seconds of a United 757 in a Snowstorm.

So, We’ve completely run out of video. Except for this:

My 5:30am flight to Chicago from Newark got off without a hitch. It was one of few to leave that morning. …
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Find Zen now Without a Stupid Hong Kong Airport Map : Video
12 months ago

Find Zen now Without a Stupid Hong Kong Airport Map : Video

Domestic Zen

FREE Hong Kong Airport Maps! HKG Official Facilities Map (pdf) HKG Official Shopping/Dining (pdf)

Maps of places like malls and …
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One More Chance To Tour The TWA Flight Center At JFK
2 years ago

One More Chance To Tour The TWA Flight Center At JFK

Eero Saarinen’s final masterpiece is a retro-travel geek’s dream house. The TWA Flight Center at New York’s JFK airport has been out of service since the airline merged (or …
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Airport Zen | Houston Intercontinental Airport (IAH) – D Terminal
2 years ago

Airport Zen | Houston Intercontinental Airport (IAH) – D Terminal

It’s been awhile since we found zen outside of a lounge or premium cabin, but we found it in the unlikeliest of places. Watch as we veg-out and do a little plane watching at Houston Intercontinental Airport…
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Airport Zen | Seoul Incheon Airport (ICN)
3 years ago

Airport Zen | Seoul Incheon Airport (ICN)

It might be my favorite airport in Asia, but I don’t exactly know why. Our earlier visits have been quick connections but each time I wanted to stay longer and look around despite only passing a glut of duty free shops, departure boards and frantic travelers. My suspicion is that it’s allure is in the airport’s relative cleanliness, the airiness of its spaces and that I’ve been lucky enough to be here at less chaotic times. So, hit the Keurig and cozy up to 2 full minutes of Airport Zen at Seoul Incheon Airport (ICN) with us…

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Airport Zen | Munich Airport (MUC) Terminal 2
4 years ago

Airport Zen | Munich Airport (MUC) Terminal 2

It’s okay to zone out at work. Others might prefer staring at slo-mo videos of glistening waterfalls or windy pastures of Spring but not you. You like staring at airplanes and airport-stuff, so there’s Airport Zen. See planes, nap cubes and more from MUC…

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Airport Zen | MSP Observation Deck – Minneapolis St. Paul
4 years ago

Airport Zen | MSP Observation Deck – Minneapolis St. Paul

During the modhop Travel Cave remodel we need about a month of Zen. We’re on week #3, this time from the MSP observation deck  (Minneapolis St. Paul International). Take a  peek out these control tower-like windows, stare at (mostly) Delta planes and zone-out.

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Airport Zen | Zurich Airport – ZRH
4 years ago

Airport Zen | Zurich Airport – ZRH

It’s a bonus when the backdrop to your nerdy fascination with commercial aircraft is beautiful Swiss countryside. The scenic views combine with fairly decent amenities and good selection of lounges making Zurich Airport a happy place for a long layover.

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Zen + Guide | Humphrey Terminal – Minneapolis/St. Paul (MSP)
4 years ago

Zen + Guide | Humphrey Terminal – Minneapolis/St. Paul (MSP)

The Hubert Humphrey Terminal at Minneapolis/St. Paul International (MSP Terminal 2)  looks and feels like it’s own small-town airport. Separate from the much larger Lindbergh Terminal, this terminal is home to mostly discount carriers like Southwest and hometown Sun Country Airlines…

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Airport Zen | Phoenix Sky Harbor (PHX) at Sunset
4 years ago

Airport Zen | Phoenix Sky Harbor (PHX) at Sunset

Getting to the airport several hours early has benefits if you’re nerdy for airports. But then, Phoenix Sky Harbor (PHX)  never struck me as one that I’d want to spend so much time at. Until now…

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