Renting a car can be an amazing way to see the sights on your next vacation. Having access to a rental car gives you much more freedom than you would have without one. This is especially true for locations that don't have easy public transit. But rental cars are also a great choice if you're going to be traveling longer distances. You may want to choose one for a road trip. And … [Read more...] about Rental Cars – An Everything-You-Need-To-Know Guide
Transportation for Travelers
In addition to airline travel, there are other transportation needs to think about when you travel. To get from place to place, you may decide to travel by public transportation, or to walk or even rent scooters, bikes or Segways for tours. Another option is to rent a car in your final destination for the ultimate control over getting where you need to go. Parking may also be a consideration for your transportation and travel plans, so make sure to account for parking costs, as well as tickets, fares, gasoline, and tips for limo drivers.
When you get ready to head out for distant climes when you are on your vacation, it might occur to you wonder what you will driving when you get there! While there are plenty of people who love the chance to take their beloved vehicle on a road trip, you will find that you might be more comfortable renting a car when you take off to have a good time. At first, you might wonder … [Read more...] about Why Renting a Car Can Improve Your Vacation
You're getting ready for your overseas trip, and you've already made the decision to rent a car while you're traveling abroad. It's economical, it's convenient, and you'll be able to see a lot more places than if you had to rely on trains and public transportation; but have you thought about whether or not your driver's license will be recognized in the country you're … [Read more...] about Is Your Current Driver’s License Valid in Your Vacation Destination?
Each year, thousands of people travel out of state for vacations, and each year, some of those people end up with a DUI or DWI charge. Perhaps it is a result of one too many drinks at a holiday celebration, or perhaps it is a result of faulty detection equipment used by law enforcement. In either case, the fact remains that an out-of-state DUI/DWI can be a very difficult … [Read more...] about Out of State, Out of Options: DUI on Vacation
Spain may well be the most popular holiday destination on earth for Brits, who flock to the Costas for guaranteed sun and an all-night party atmosphere, while cultural centers such as Madrid and Barcelona are ideal for city breaks. Yet despite lying just 700 miles from Britain's south coast across the beautiful Bay of Biscay almost all visitors from the U.K. travel to Spain by … [Read more...] about The Road Less Traveled – How to Get to from England to Spain without Flying
If you are planning on an Asian tour, cut back on those “traveling by air” ideas, because Asia demands your attention. With its exotic locales, beautiful rivers, glorious landscapes and magnificent cultural heritage, a train ride is what you need. Back in the days when planes weren’t such a popular mode of traveling, train rides were considered as one of the safest and most … [Read more...] about Nothing Beats the Magic of a Rail Journey – Top 5 Train Rides in Asia
Trains are great aren’t they? We’re not talking the 06.25 St Pancras Express that arrives in central London just in time for the rush hour. Perish the thought, that wouldn’t be fun. We’re talking classic, exhilarating train journeys that open up a whole new world. Forget the wrong type of snow. From superfast to the über-cool, these unique train journeys may inspire you to … [Read more...] about Full Steam Ahead: 5 Classic Train Journeys to Savor
Traveling to distant and different countries is always fun. However, there are extra considerations if you want to drive when visiting a country other than your own. Driving in the UK as an American is totally something you can do - if you can drive here, generally you can drive there. But when traveling driving changes overseas, you must be extra careful of how you drive. If … [Read more...] about Tips for Driving In the UK