April 6, 2018

New International Routes

United and American recently announced new international routes taking flight in 2018! Some of these new routes are just one stop away from ICT.  United is now offering nonstop service to London from Denver and to Sydney from Houston. On Dec. 19, American will venture south to Oaxaca, Mexico from Dallas. Click to book your next international getaway on United or American!

United

ICT – DEN – LHR

Is London calling? Wichita passengers can access London-Heathrow airport with a connection in Denver.

Are you longing for a vacation that’s quintessentially London? You won’t want to miss the London Eye which gives you a sublime view of the city from 400 feet up. Touring the Tower of London, watching a play in William Shakespeare’s Globe theater and visiting pristine royal parks should also be on your to-do list.

If you’re looking for things to do off the beaten path, the English capital has plenty to offer. Check out the Warner Brothers Studio Tour which lets you step into the world of Harry Potter. You can also see the city by bicycle, swim in the Olympic pool where Michael Phelps won gold and even stay a night in the London Zoo!

After your day exploring, you’ll need a place to stay. Check in to a hotel that matches your vacation style!.

For more travel inspiration, check out some more of the most amazing things to do in London.

ICT – IAH – NSW

Heading to the land down under? Get to Sydney with a connection in Houston.

When you get to the Harbor City, you may want to head right to a beach! There are over 100 of them in the area, so finding one to fit your wants won’t be hard to do.

If you want to take in some culture, there are also plenty of museums in the city! Visit the Australian Museum which houses more than 10 million artifacts or check out ships and submarines at the Australian National Maritime Museum.

You can’t visit Sydney without seeing the famous Sydney Opera House. Whether you include it in your sightseeing or venture inside for a show, you’ll want to make sure the landmark makes your must-see list.

Make yourself at home in Sydney with this list of popular accommodations, conveniently broken down by price point. Or check out the coolest Airbnbs in the city.

For more ideas, read about all the best Sydney has to offer.

 

American

ICT – DFW – OAX

This December, you can get to Oaxaca, Mexico with a connection in Dallas.

Located on the southwest coast of Mexico, Oaxaca is a city of colonial culture. Checking out the historic Templo de Santo Domingo (pictured at right) which dates back to the 1500s is a must.

Another great place to visit include the Oaxaca Culture Museum. The Museo de las Culturas de Oaxaca walks visitors from ancient times to modern day. There are also several ancient ruins sites a short distance from the city of Oaxaca which would make great day trip expeditions.

Visit the Zocalo to get a taste of Oxaca’s city atmosphere. This bustling venue is located in the historic town square and offers street food vendors, shopping and patio cafes.

Oaxaca is also becoming a prominent foodie destination. Check out Casa Oaxaca which is featured on the list of 50 Best Restaurants in Latin America.

Click for more information on planning your trip to Oaxaca.

 

Happy travels!

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