Flights from Houston
George Bush Intercontinental Airport
Booking flights from Houston is easy if you use the services offered on Orbitz.com. George Bush Intercontinental Airport is the main airport that serves those traveling in and out of the city. Named after George H. W. Bush, this airport serves tens of millions of travelers yearly and was the 10th busiest airport in the United States in 2011. Airlines that service this airport include American Airlines, British Airways, Delta, Air Canada and Air France. Find low-cost tickets to destinations around the world on Orbitz.com.
Houston Airport Parking
Parking at George Bush Intercontinental Airport costs $17 per day, and you can purchase airport parking tickets in advance on Orbitz.com. However, if you are planning a long trip, this cost can add up. There are many companies that offer off-site parking to Houston travelers at cheaper rates. Ramada, which is approximately four miles from the airport, charges travelers $25 per week for parking and offers shuttle services to and from the airport. Park 'N Fly is located approximately three miles from the airport and charges $7 daily for parking, and Rocket Parking is located just over four miles from the airport, charging $5.50 per day.
Ground Transportation in Houston
The Houston Metropolitan Transit Authority has a bus and rail system that will get Houston residents to and from the airport. The airport has courtesy vans that will pick travelers up from locations that are within a five mile radius of the airport. Taxis are also available throughout the city and are the quickest option for those who choose not to drive or take public transportation. If you are arriving in Houston and need transportation, you can find great deals on rental cars on Orbitz.com. Customers can check out the latest sales to find bargain prices.
Airport Dining Facilities
George Bush Intercontinental Airport has a variety of restaurants that you can enjoy while waiting for your flight. Urban Crave, Cat Cora's Kitchen and Harlon's BBQ offer southern-style dishes. There are also many restaurant chains at this airport, including Schlotzky's Deli, Chili's and Popeye's Chicken. Book your flights from Houston using Orbitz.com and arrive at the airport early enough to relax and enjoy a fine meal.
Flights to Kaohsiung
Kaohsiung International Airport
If you're looking for cheap flights to Kaohsiung, Orbitz.com can find you deals on air travel. The Kaohsiung International Airport is located in the Siaogang District, approximately five miles from the center of Kaohsiung City. It's the second-largest airport in Taiwan. Airlines that service the airport include China Airlines, Hong Kong Airlines, TransAsia Airways and Japan Airlines.
Transportation from the Airport
If you're staying at a hotel, check to see if the hotel offers shuttle services. Some hotels in the area have shuttles that pick guests up from the airport for approximately NT$800 ($27). You can take a taxicab into the center of Kaohsiung City for around NT$300 ($10). Buses and trains also run from the airport to the city. If you'd like access to your own vehicle, you can use Orbitz.com to reserve a rental car. The airport features a car rental center that houses two rental-car companies: Heyuen Car-rent Limited Company and Carplus Auto Leasing Company.
Climate in Kaohsiung
Kaohsiung City has average low temperatures that range from the low 60s to the high 70s, and average high temperatures that range from the mid-70s to the high 80s all year long. The wet season runs from the beginning of June to the end of August, so you may want to avoid this time when you use Orbitz.com to schedule your trip. The remaining months are filled with sunny days. After all, the city is in one of the sunniest areas of Taiwan.
Highlights and Attractions
The Dome of Light, Fo Guang Shan Monastery, the Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts and the Tuntex Sky Tower are some of the main attractions in Kaohsiung City. Orbitz.com does more than find cheap flights to Kaohsiung. You can use the information on the website to plan your entire trip.
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