Free Tours in Singapore
Singapore Changi Airport was once again recognized as the best airport in the world by offering a lot of entertainment options to passengers. Here, you can walk around five botanical gardens, including the garden of orchids, the garden of cacti, the garden of bamboo, the garden of ferns, and the garden of sunflowers located on the roof of the airport in the open air. There is also a pond with fish of the rarest breeds. Transit passengers are offered free two-hour tours around the city. There is also an excellent pool and jacuzzi from where you can see the runway. Fans of extreme can get a dose of adrenaline sliding the highest slide in the country.
Surfing in Munich
Munich Airport named after Franz-Josef Strauss is one of the largest in Germany. Travelers won’t be bored here. In winter, passengers can while away the time skating on the indoor ice rink. In summer, you can surf in a special pool. Artificial waves reach a height of 1.5 m. Surfing boards, wetsuits, and instructors’ services are offered completely free of charge. Next to the pool, there is a small beach with sun loungers where you can sunbathe and watch the surfers. You can also relax having a mug of Bavarian beer, which is prepared in the brewery at the airport.
Casino in Amsterdam
At Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport, there is a branch of the State Museum of the Netherlands, the Rijksmuseum. The so-called Dutch Boulevard is open between the second and third waiting rooms. There are regular exhibitions of paintings and other works of art. There is a permanent exhibition, which includes ten paintings by Dutch artists. Visiting of the museum is free, as well as of libraries where you can find the collection of books in 29 languages. You may try and earn some money in a local casino. To try your luck, it is enough to show your passport and boarding pass.
Apartment in Helsinki
At Vantaa Airport in Helsinki, passengers can feel at home literally. A special waiting room provides the conditions of a city apartment. The Almost@home lounge has everything you need: sofas and TV, computer and library. The apartment is even divided into rooms: there is a bedroom and a kitchen. In the refrigerator, travelers will find products they can use to cook their own food. The three-hour pleasure of “being at home” will cost €48.
Golf in Seoul
At the Incheon airport in Seoul, every traveler can try to be a millionaire by playing golf between the flights. After a game of golf, you can improve your health in the spa or visit a movie theater. You can also visit the Museum of Korean culture, a colorful promenade with pavilions, where people walk in national clothes.
Museum in San Francisco
San Francisco International Airport has an impressive museum of civil aviation. Here, you can see smaller copies of aircraft of different years and numerous exhibits from the history of aviation. The museum is free of charge.