Are you tired of waiting in line for your next flight? You might consider a quick exercise or a spa session. You might also want to find a place where you can restore your health and wellness.
Although it may sound absurd, airports around the globe are realizing that travelers want to stay fit and relaxed while on transit. This is especially true if there is a long layover, or if they have an Airport Health Club, which can be notorious Sonic Inflation for delays. We surveyed the top fitness-friendly airports around the globe and made notes about the details.
1. Baltimore’s Fitness Center
Roam Fitness is a great option for those who have a long layover at Baltimore/Washington International Airport. This gym is open from 5 a.m. until 9 p.m. on all days of the year, even holidays. It offers Wi-Fi-enabled Technogym cardio equipment such as treadmills, ellipticals and even a spinning bike. You can also get free weights and plenty of gear to help you with your most difficult resistance training.
2. Chicago’s Yoga Room & Hilton Health Club
Chicago O’Hare International Airport, (ORD), has one of the busiest airports in the world and some of the most severe delays in the United States. If you feel stressed and stuck at the airport, instead of waiting impatiently for your next flight you can go to the Yoga Room on the Mezzanine Level. The Yoga Room is open daily from 6 a.m. until 10 p.m. It has mats and soothing music.
3. SFO’s Yoga Room
Do you want to do a pre-flight stretch? You might also want to visit the San Francisco International Airport’s free yoga room (SFO). This neat little space is open 24/7 and offers free yoga mats.
4. Pittsburgh’s Sensory Rooms
Although this isn’t a gym you will appreciate it if your clan struggles to deal with the chaos at the airport. The Sensory Room is open to the public. It’s located at gate A9 of the Pittsburgh International Airport Health Club. This soundproof space is filled with soothing activities dan and a variety of seating options. It was created for people who need extra time to adjust to the airport (and plane ride) before or during a flight.
5. Dallas Yoga Studios
Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport Health Club has now opened two yoga studios, much like the ones at Chicago O’Hare or SFO. These studios are free to use and are located in Terminal B (near Gate D40) or Terminal E (near Gate E31). They offer free mats, stretch bands, and medicine balls.