Flying—as 3.55 million Americans are expected to do this Thanksgiving weekend, according to projections by AAA—can be an unpleasant slog. But it doesn't have to be. Here are eight airports whose modern design can take the edge off when it comes to holiday travel.
An exterior view of Terminal 2 at Heathrow Airport near London, designed by Luis Vidal + Architects, which opened in June 2014. The $4.15 billion terminal is expected to handle 20 million passengers a year.
Ben Gurion International Airport, Tel Aviv, by Moshe Safdie & Associates Architects.