Thursday, November 22, 2007

BWI Extends Parking Coupon

Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport has extended its parking promotion at the express parking lot.

Travelers to the airport can use a coupon to save $5 off the full-day rate at the lot, located across from the daily garage near Aviation Boulevard and Elm Road. The coupons are available on the airport's Web site,, through Jan. 5. The express parking lot offers luggage assistance and shuttle service to BWI patrons.

Crab House at BWI Honored

Obrycki's Crab House at BWI has been recognized in a national survey for excellence in airport concessions.

The restaurant, between gates B-9 and B-11, was honored by the Airports Council International-North America for its high-quality seafood and "handcrafted 'back bar' piece that dates back to 1865."

The restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, alcoholic beverages and take-away snacks.

Thanksgiving Travel Tips

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority has issued tips for travelers to help them prepare for holiday crowds at Dulles International and Reagan National airports through Monday.

The tips include arriving early and calling an airline before check-in to confirm flight information. The authority also said that travelers at National should consider taking Metro to the airport because of the likelihood that parking lots will be full.

For more travel tips, visit and Click on "Thanksgiving Travel Tips."


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