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America’s Most Stress-Free Airports

Stress-Free Airports
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In the grand scheme of things, going to the airport is about as relaxing as a visit to the dentist or the DMV. But here’s where you might be surprised: Hidden around the country, sometimes in plain sight, are airports that are working hard to give travelers a pleasant and even (dare we say it?) enjoyable travel experience. We compared airports from coast to coast and chose 10 that stood out with traveler-friendly amenities, hassle-free security, laid-back atmospheres, and fun diversions ranging from great shopping to art galleries. Check out our picks for America’s most stress-free airports, and be sure to tell us about your own favorites in the comments section under each photo.

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