Bite-Size Travel Tales: Lighter, Brighter Airport Lounges (#125)
Co-hosts Kai and Rachel chat about the changing nature of airport lounges and trying to stay healthy during long-haul travel.
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- Rachel says: As someone who did the long-haul travel shtick for 20+ years, I like all of these suggested trends (and I like being considered an endurance athlete LOL although it is no joke. I knew a super-traveler who was diagnosed with DVT and was told no flights over 8 hours, and any flight over 3 hours needed to be in business so he would be able to easily get up and walk around). Time for airport lounges to modernize: https://skift.com/2021/09/07/the-new-wellness-imperative-for-long-haul-travel/
- Kai shared: Capital One airport lounge opening at Dallas Forth Worth | CNN Underscored: Take a look inside Capital One’s brand-new airport lounge at DFW, featuring craft cocktails on draft and relaxation pods for a recharge before your next flight.