Flying from Phuket
Phuket International Airport (HKT) is about 32 kilometers from the center of Phuket city. As one of Thailand’s busiest airports, it sees millions of travelers each year. Travelers can book seasonal flights from Phuket with airberlin.
Phuket International Airport Information
Phuket International Airport offers a number of facilities and services for passengers, including free Wi-Fi. There are five currency exchange counters available – four in the arrivals section and one in departures. A first-aid station can be found in the departures area as well. Travelers can pass the time shopping for books, fashion, travel, and duty-free items. Eat and drink at one of the airport’s many restaurants and bars, or take time to relax at the sauna and spa.
Getting to the Airport in Phuket
The most common way to travel around Phuket is by bus. A bus to Phuket International Airport will take about an hour, but these buses can be crowded and it is recommended that travelers allow themselves plenty of time. Mini buses are a form of taxi to Phuket Airport. While they are more expensive, they can offer a faster way to travel.
Arriving in Barcelona
Charmingly eccentric and undeniably hip, Barcelona and its people defy convention. While its pleasant location along the temperate Costa Brava has inevitably drawn a great many international flights to Barcelona brimming with holiday visitors, Barcelona stubbornly retains its distinctive and intoxicating local flavor.
First Time in Barcelona
There is almost too much to do in Barcelona – it can be overwhelming. Tour the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art (Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona) for a look into some evocative Spanish art, or take a day and relax on Barceloneta Beach.
Food lovers will find local fusion cuisine in Eixample as well as the Barri Gòtic. Families should purchase tickets to Barcelona’s Parc d’Atraccions del Tibidabo, a funicular-accessible amusement park at the summit of the city’s mountain overlook.
Making the Most of Your Barcelona Holiday
The region’s year-round mild climate means any time is a good time to travel to Barcelona, though beach-loungers may prefer the warmer summer months. To save money, travelers can easily find cheap hotels in Barcelona’s Barri Gòtic, if they don’t mind the exuberance of evening revelers. Be sure to book your tickets as far in advance as possible to ensure the best flight deals to Barcelona. Avoid airport queues with the convenient Web Check-In service.