We're all familiar with it: that seemingly miles-long trudge, along travelators, around corners, into endless corridors and up escalators, just to reach the gate for your flight. It almost feels like a cruel joke, like you're being made to work for your holiday.
Thankfully, weary travellers will no longer have to haul their luggage through the airport before boarding their flight, because soon they'll be able to ride it.
No, it's not a joke: Chicago entrepreneur Kevin O’Donnell has created the world's only motorized suitcase. When you're tired of walking you can hop on and ride your way through the crowds – three times faster than walking speed.