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7 Routes to Extended-Layover Bliss

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Could your next layover be the highlight of your trip? At more and more airports, a long layover can open a window into local culture–whether you choose to venture into the city or simply roam the terminals. When time is of the essence, we suggest a surgical-strike approach. Here are seven airports that offer convenient pop-in, pop-out access to their home cities, along with tips on what to see while you’re making the most of your extended layover.

Sneak Peak: SFO’s Terminal 2 Goes Green

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Friend of IT Alison Brick checks out the renovation at SFO’s Terminal 2. It’s been a long time coming, but San Francisco International Airport’s Terminal 2 is just about cleared for take-off. The $383-million renovation project to modernize and green the terminal started back in 2008, but T2 has been closed even longer– it shut…

Cut Your Carbon in the Check-in Line

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Airlines have been tacking on fees for almost everything these days, and we’re as tired of being nickel-and-dimed as the next guy. But we were glad to hear that San Francisco’s SFO airport is the first in the nation to provide on-site kiosks that will enable travelers to help cover the cost of their carbon…