|Imported beer at restaurant||$1.65|
|Monthly Pass (local transport)||$12.27|
|Pack of cigarettes||$4.60|
|Mid range bottle of wine||$7.28|
|Fitness club, monthly fee for 1 adult||$26.83|
|Apartment (3 bedrooms) outside of centre||$172.50|
Located close to the Mexican border, cheap flights to Laredo will get visitors to the largest inland port in the US. This is also the oldest border crossing point and boasts of a rich history and a unique culture. Laredo has a heavy Mexican influence which can be seen throughout the city. The city is renowned for its unique shopping and entertainment options.
Laredo Community College Environmental Center shows visitors local plants and animals, which small kids would really enjoy. While there, you can even look for fossils or go bird watching as well as camp there or organize a small picnic. Throughout the year there are several events at the Laredo Entertainment Center so do take in a performance or two.
Still need a way to travel to this interesting city? Flighthub offers the best deal to Laredo with great service. Once there, do visit the Laredo Energy Arena for ice hockey and indoor football. There is also Lake Casa Blanca and Zacate Creek if you like water sports such as kayaking and swimming. If you are travelling with kids, TAMIU Planetarium, Science museum and several other museums across the city are a must see destination.
Laredo has several affordable stay options, helping you plan long vacations as well. The city is also very safe for young and single travelers but crossing the border is not advisable. For festival lovers, there are several lively entertainment options. There is a month-long Washington's Birthday Celebration where several artists participate.
For Mexican food lovers, Laredo would be a delightful experience. With its several Mexican joints, you can have a blast. Do visit Taco Palenque and TACO Tote for the best Mexican food in the area. Cuisines from across the world are also easily available in Laredo.