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Airports generally aren’t known for being paramount in healthiness nor in high-quality cuisine. But in some instances, airports have heard the universal cry for better dining options and higher quality meals. Check out this list of the world’s best airports for dining and if you are cuisine-conscious you can adjust your flight schedules accordingly.

Munich International Airport

With a wide selection of sit-down restaurants, you will have a choice in your destination and type of food for your meal in the Munich International Airport. Due to its location, you will have your pickings of some of the most traditional and delicious Bavarian meals you have in the country. Visit the famous Hofbrauhaus in Terminal Two for a communal feeling while dining on roast suckling pig with potatoes and dumplings as you wait for your flight to board.

Hong Kong International Airport

The Hong Kong International Airport is the 3rd busiest airport in the world, and services over 50 million passengers a year. The food services within the Hong Kong airport terminals are extensive and you will have a tough decision as you pass the beautifully designed options. Traditional Chinese-style dishes, including noodle dishes, dominate the menus, but if you prefer a greener and healthier option to noodles, visit the Green Market. It’s the perfect place to grab up some healthy pre-flight snacks in their extensive salad buffet as well as on-the-go dessert options, if your sweet tooth calls.

Incheon International Airport

Opt for the premium Korean and East Asian traditional cuisine that is provided at the Incheon International Airport. There are cafes, bakeries, desserts, entire food courts and an extensive list of restaurants that all live within the walls of this South Korean international airport. Check out the Global Chow food court for a host of healthy “well-being” options being served in a bright and lively atmosphere. Whether you choose to stay traditional or branch out, the quality of the food and service are sure to be superb.

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport

From a classy champagne bar called Bubbles to a family restaurant decorated to look like a 17th century pirate ship, the Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam has a wide range of options. Your choices range from still-warm croissants to house-made pastas with fresh seasonal ingredients to gourmet breakfasts, to refreshing tapas plates to a quaint and cozy café. Settle into the Netherlands’ Schiphol Airport and take advantage of the comfortable surroundings and the tasty treats waiting for you at every establishment.

Singapore Changi Airport

The Changi Airport in Singapore has thought of everything. No matter your dietary restrictions, there is sure to be at least one or two places that meet your needs. Are you vegetarian? Check out Kaveri Vegetarian Cuisine for fresh, seasonal and delicious meals. Do you eat Halal? Dine with confidence and any of Changi’s 16 Halal-certified dining options. Prefer to eat on the go, but still want choices? Check out the endless numbers of kiosks located throughout the airport who make personalized and quick orders ready for you! There are plenty of conveniently located dining establishments to suit every taste.

Getting to and from your destination doesn’t have to be a bad experience. Take this information about airports that are committed to creating a pleasant and comfortable experience for all passengers and you’ll find yourself dreading the boarding call for your flight. Food is an important part of every travelling expedition and whether you have specific needs or are an adventurous eater looking for something new to try, these five airports offer superior quality food, tasty options and a wide variety of establishments. Protect your health and your holiday by eating right and getting travel health insurance from Cover-More Australia.

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