Colorado, a western state located in the Rocky Mountains region of the United States of America, is home to countless airports. All of the major airlines land at Denver International Airport, which is the main hub for the region. The airport offers over 50 different shops and a variety of eating establishments. A wireless Internet network is available. At the airport, tourists who have purchased airfare to Colorado can pick up a rental car from one of the many rental agencies available. Visitors can choose from Alamo, Budget or Hertz, to name just a few of the companies on offer. The SkyRide public bus service is provided by the Regional Transportation District (RTD).
To travel around the state, tourists on Colorado flights will need to hire a vehicle. The state is roughly divided by two major Interstates: the north-south running I-25 and the east-west running I-70. The remainder of the state is traversed by countless small highways and county roads. The major cities making up the greater Denver area are connected by RTD buses. The bus service that runs south to Castle Rock and Colorado Springs is operated by FREX. Bus travel is reasonably priced and the buses operate a frequent schedule. Taxis and shuttle services are readily available throughout the state.
The Canyons of the Ancients National Monument, based in south-western Colorado, contains over 6,000 archaeological sites. The monument is an enticing attraction for those visiting on flights to Colorado. Tourists visiting Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site near La Junta will delight in learning about the history of Colorado. Colorado's Pike National Forest, located in close proximity to Colorado Springs, is home to Pikes Peak, one of the most visited mountains in North America. Visitors can drive to the top of Pikes Peak or take the Pikes Peak Cog Railway. Denver City Park, home to Denver Zoo and the Museum of Nature & Science, provides families with the perfect day out.
Visitors who like to shop must visit The Outlets at Castle Rock, home to over 100 stores, including Calvin Klein, Banana Republic and Tommy Hilfiger. Tourists will be glad they saved money on their cheap flights to Colorado. Mile High Marketplace is Colorado's largest outdoor marketplace. It attracts over 1.5 million bargain-seekers each year. Tasty vegetarian cuisine can be found at Mothers Bistro in Buena Vista, while delicious burgers are available at Punky's. Those looking to party the night away in Colorado Springs can head to Icon. Live music can be found at Fat City Blues.