Holiday air travel can be the worst – no denying that. There are delays, long lines, cancellations, grumpy passengers and more. For many people, any time other than this time of year would be better for travel. Yet and still, when you want to unite with family or fulfill other vacation time plans, getting on an airplane is a must.
Airports understand the feeling, so they do a little extra to help make this part of your travel experience merrier and light. Some airports more so than others. Take a look at these airports around the country that will treat your senses with delight.
#1 – San Diego International Airport: During the holiday months, this airport goes all out with holiday décor. From the ticketing counter to take off, you’ll get dozens of lights, wreaths, trees and more.
#2 – Chicago O’Hare International Airport: This airport is famous for many things, including their light displays. Starting in November, the terminal halls of the airport are dazzled with thousands of LED lights and beautiful lighted trees. Come December, you get to enjoy performances from local musicians.
#3 – San Francisco International Airport: This airport also has beautiful lights and trees on display along with holiday music performed by local musicians.
#4 – Denver International Airport: Denver offers a wonderful free ice skating rink and holiday market during the holiday season that lasts on to the New Year. The airport often times does other activities such as host the “Ugly Sweater” contest too.
#5 – Orlando International Airport: Heading to Disney this year? If so, you’ll enjoy the festive palm trees this airport has to offer.
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