The J.F.K. Airport in New York isn’t known for a plethora of options or a wealth of good eats. It’s not, however, entirely barren, and a good pre-flight drink can be found in each terminal. Kick back, step away from those New York minutes, and enjoy a cold one. Here are the best places to […]
Everything is bigger in Texas: the food, the hair, and the airport lines. You can enjoy and soak up those first two, but for the latter, there’s only one good solution: airport bars. Here are the best places to grab a drink in each terminal of the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, the fourth busiest airport […]
If you visit Chicago for work or pleasure, or you’ve just got to escape the Windy City for a bit, you’ll most likely have to pass through the Chicago O’Hare International Airport. The bad news is, O’Hare is notorious for delays.
’Tis the season for family, travel and flight delays. Frequent fliers know the sinking feeling of abandonment as a voice echoes over the intercom, announcing your slightly delayed flight is now much, much more delayed. Somehow those announcements only come after you’ve already closed your tab at the airport bar and walked to the boarding […]
Some of us give ourselves a razor-thin 30-minute margin to check in, get through security, and board an airplane. (Maybe a quick whiskey before you hit your gate.) But there are others among us, experienced fliers, who like to give themselves a bigger cushion of time between arrival and takeoff. Not so they can make […]
There is no such thing as delay free traveling. At some point or another we’re all going to face the dreaded delay, miss a connection, or worse, get bumped from a flight. But thankfully, the place we often head to drown our sorrows – the airport bar – is becoming much nicer than it once […]
If you’ve ever had a glass of wine while flying at 30,000 feet, you’ve probably noticed that the wine often tastes different, even funny, compared to how it tastes on the ground. That’s because altitude and cabin air pressure impact the wine in ways we can’t really explain, but what we do know for certain […]
Thanks to travel restrictions, flying can often be a bit of a pain. From taking off your shoes to making sure you only bring in a certain amount of liquids, there are enough headaches already without throwing wine into the mix. But when we travel, especially if it’s to a great wine region, most of […]
Welcome to the worst travel week of the year. Yay! We’ve all made it – can you tell we’re thrilled? As the entire country gets ready to load into cars, buses, trains and airplanes to travel to family and friends in the far reaches of the U.S.