For many travellers, time spent at an airport is the most gruelling part of their journey. However, some airports are so unique that they become travel destinations themselves. Incredible design, architecture and facilities make up some of the most impressive and unique airports around the world - while others stand out for very different reasons.
There are plenty of airports to avoid for their bizarre locations, questionable runways and unpredictable weather - a couple of which made our selection. But let's not get too caught up in the scarier side of flying and remember that some of the world's standout airports are unique for the right reasons.