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The Best Airports for Not Flying

We don’t know anyone who gets excited about going to the airport because of all the delicious food and fun things to do.

That said, when I was in college and regularly flying in and out of Pittsburgh Airport, the plethora of mall-stores and decent eateries made it a nice place to get bumped.

Check out this list of five US airports that are doing a good job on the shops-and-eateries front. (Even a couple of lounges with free WiFi and pet parks! Get it together, Pittsburgh!)

‘Tis the Season for ‘Best of’ Lists…

And we’re here go give you the Best of the ‘Best of’ in the world of travel.

Got that?

Here’s a great one from travel expert Wendy PerrinThis year’s Top Travel Specialists.

And when it comes to airport parking? We all know where those in-the-know go.

Sky Harbor Serial Thief Pleads Guilty

A woman thought to of stolen up to a thousand items of luggage from Phoenix Sky Harbor has pleaded guilty to 27 counts of theft. Originally arrested last November a search of her home found dozens of suitcases thought to of been stolen from the airport.

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is Pet Friendly for Phoenix Arizona Travelers

Phoenix, Arizona travelers will be pleased to know that the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport has a very “pet friendly” attitude. According to the SkyHarbor.com website, you’ll find three different areas where pets can take a much-needed stroll before getting on a flight. Pet areas are located in: The Pet Patch in Terminal 2, The Paw Pad in Terminal 3, and The Bone Yard in Terminal 4. How convenient there is one for each terminal! This saves Phoenix travelers from rushing between terminals to take their beloved pet out for a quick walk before that family vacation or other travelers. What a thoughtful airport the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is.

Whether you are traveling with a four-legged companion or not, remember to choose off airport parking from AirportParkingReservations.com. Off airport parking will save you both time and money each time you choose this valuable service. Phoenix travelers can expect to save up to 50% off what they would pay parking directly at the airport. This is a great savings to have in your pocket as you head out of town on that family vacation, business trip or other travel plans. Why not extend your trip or buy some great souvenirs for family and friends at home?

At AirportParkingReservations.com, you’ll find our 24-hour website quick and convenient to use. Your GUARANTEED RESERVATION is a snap to make on your schedule – not waiting for some customer service agent’s schedule. A small deposit reserves your parking place for the duration of your travels. Just a mouse click and your reservation is complete!

As you travel from the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, choose from the following off airport parking facilities:

QuikParkPHX

FASTTRACK

FASTTRACK Washington St. Lot

Sky Harbor Airport Parking

PreFlight Airport Parking

Enjoy Art Exhibits at the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport

Phoenix, Arizona travelers have something special they can enjoy as they travel through the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport – fine art exhibits! According to the Phoenix.gov website, the Phoenix Airport Museum is one of the largest airport museums nationwide and has exhibits in a variety of places in the airport. They have more than 500 works of art and several gallery spaces. This is ideal as many people can enjoy art as they travel through the airport.

Find art when you travel through Terminal 2, Terminal 3 and Terminal 4. There is also art on the outside of the Operations Center and near the 24th Street at Buckeye and 16th street south of Buckeye. What a pleasure it is to know you can travel through the airport and enjoy fine art exhibits along the way!

Now on display in Terminal 2 are pastel drawings by Ellen Wagener. The exhibit, Land Air Light is available until April 2010. Many of her pastels feature clouds, the atmosphere and scenic views of land. How ideal to view these as you are preparing to get on an airplane, where in the air you will see many clouds and scenic views of the land below. This is a creative use of space at the airport by the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to add an art museum. It is very thoughtful of them to add something for their travelers’ enjoyment – like many art exhibits throughout the airport.

When traveling from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, remember to choose off airport parking from AirportParkingReservations.com. Off airport parking saves you time and money each time you choose this valuable service. Best of all, Phoenix travelers can expect to save up to 50% off what they would pay parking directly at the airport when they choose off airport parking. This is a great convenience for travelers.

As you travel from Phoenix Sky Harbor International, choose from the following off airport parking facilities:

QuikParkPHX

FASTTRACK

FASTTRACK Washington St. Lot

Sky Harbor Airport Parking

PreFlight Airport Parking

Sky Harbor Airport Parking