The Open Road - Page 22 of 29
It’s 3am. You’ve spent the last nine hours on a cross-country flight from New York to L.A. You’re tired, you’re grumpy, and all you want to do is get to your hotel so you can finally get some sleep. Luck for you, the airport is full of convenient airport rental kiosks. These onsite rental locations are often a welcome sight for weary travelers, as they provide quick and efficient service right from the terminal.
Do you know that you can reserve a car rental using cash? Or a debit card? Credit cards, while still the most common, are no longer the only payment method accepted by independent car rental companies. Of course, each method has its advantages and disadvantages. Ultimately, the decision is up to the person renting the car and their personal financial situation. So, which option makes sense for you?
Car rental companies are notorious for advertising ultra low rates, only to hit you with a slew of hidden surcharges and fees. If you see a great deal advertised, don’t take it at face value. There’s likely a catch or restriction hidden in the small print. The following are seven common (and costly) car rental restrictions to watch for when reserving a vehicle rental.
We’ve all done it in the past – rushed to pick up our car rental and then sped off into the sunset. But did you know this hasty behavior could be putting you in danger? Before you drive off the rental lot, it’s critical that you take a few important precautions. Whether you’re traveling for business or for pleasure, remember to review the following before hitting the road.
Do you love the thrill of bargain hunting? Does a big discount get your heart pounding and your adrenaline pumping? Then today is your day! The day after Thanksgiving, also known as Black Friday, is the biggest shopping day of the year. The unofficial start date of the holiday shopping season, Black Friday sales can be staggering.
Your bags are packed, your stomach is empty, and you’re ready to hit the road – Thanksgiving, here we come! Despite a turbulent economy, Americans are bound and determine to celebrate Thanksgiving with friends and family, regardless of the travel costs.
Are you ready to brave the roads this Thanksgiving? The Wednesday leading into Thanksgiving weekend is when the bulk of Thanksgiving travel occurs, as hundreds of thousands of Americas pile into their car rentals and head across the country in search of family, friends, and roast turkey.
The car rental process can often be a bewildering one. With so many options, agencies, and offers, it’s tough to keep things straight. Luckily, there are a few tried and true ways to get a great discount car rental deal.
Don’t let a disability limit your travel plans. Just because you have a physical restriction doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the freedom of a personal car rental.
Are you tired of circling, fingers crossed, looking for a parking spot? You’re not alone. Car rental drivers far and wide waste hours every year looking for an open space. But that’s all about to change thanks to a handful of useful online parking tools. More and more resources are popping up on the Web to help travelers located both long and short term parking options.