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 North Eleuthera
North Eleuthera Airport Information
North Eleuthera Airport is located on Eleuthera Island in the Bahamas. It serves Spanish Wells and Harbor Island, as well as the northermost area of Eleuthera. Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights to North Eleuthera. Flights come into the airport from Governor's Harbor, Nassau, and Rock Sound as well as Miami and Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The airlines serving the airport are American Eagle, Bahamasair, Southern Air Charter, and United Express.
Transportation from the Airport
Unless someone is picking you up at the airport, you will need to rent a car to get to the city. You can rent a car at the airport; rental companies are required to be licensed by the government. Most rental cars are 10 or more years old, and rental agreements are very informal, so be sure to get a receipt. Rental rates vary between $50 and $75 per day, based on your choice of car, how long you plan to drive it, and whether you purchase insurance on the vehicle. Weekly discounts are available. Please note that gasoline prices are typically double those found in the United States, and driving is performed on the left side of the road. You should also be aware that many of the roads on Eleuthera Island are unpaved.
Climate in North Eleuthera
The climate in North Eleuthera, as in most of the Bahamas, is pleasant throughout the year, with temperatures typically in the 70s and 80s during the day and the 60s and 70s at night. Afternoon showers are common in the spring and summer, but they are usually brief.
Things to Do in North Eleuthera
Many of the activities in North Eleuthera involve water. Ten Bay Beach offers tranquil waters and spectacular views. Gaulding's Cay is a remote stretch of beach surrounded by pines and is a great place to snorkel. You might also check out Island Farm and Leon Levy Native Plant Reserve. Let Orbitz.com help you plan your entire trip as well as help you find cheap flights to North Eleuthera.
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