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Posts from the ‘Car Rentals’ Category

  • June 7, 2014
    This EU law prevents you from driving a non-EU car in their territory

    Switzerland is bordered by Germany, Austria and Italy. Switzerland has open borders with those countries after the inclusion in Schengen Agreement. Switzerland is not an European Union (EU) member. If you are a citizen of an European Union country or if you rent a car in Switzerland, then make sure not to drive your car […]

  • March 20, 2012
    Tip: How do you get a free upgrade on a rental car?

    Renting a car can be expensive if you’re a tall person because you’d want to rent a standard or intermediate car to allow leg-space, which usually is not the case with a Economy option. Budget Travel suggests that there’s an easy way to upgrade your rental car. Book the cheapest car and hope that they […]

  • October 4, 2011
    Avis books a car from TripIt itineraries

    Avis and TripIt have streamlined the car rental process; using TripIt accounts, Avis uses your itinerary data to pre-populate reservation fields, add plans back into TripIt seamlessly, and anticipates any flight changes. The car is ready no matter what time you arrive. This way you can click on imported flight or hotel bookings from other […]

  • July 8, 2011 tells you how much it costs to drive in U.S.

    Most of us are planning trips during this time of the year with family or friends and wouldn’t it be nice to know exactly how much it will cost you in gas to drive and how much at each fill-up along the way? promises to give you those answers. We put this website to […]

  • April 3, 2011
    Pet Hotels of America adds airlines and car-rentals

    Pet-friendly hotel and kennel travel planning website, Pet Hotels of America, has made it even easier for people traveling with pets by adding airline and car rental reservation capabilities to its website. Prior to the recent launch of Pet Hotels of America, people were made to scour various websites, magazines and travel logs to put […]

  • March 31, 2011
    Parking spaces and prices from Parkopedia

    With extensive coverage in over 20 countries, Parkopedia has a database of over 15 million parking spaces with their maps and prices. They cover private, tag-needed parking, public garages, free street parking, and meters, and offers a very smooth and smart use of Google Maps. Click on any parking spot, and you’ll see details if […]

  • March 31, 2011
    No more Enterprise Car Rentals on Orbitz

    Enterprise Holdings has ended its relationship with online travel portal Orbitz in the latest in a string of disputes between large travel providers and their online distribution partners. The company owns and operates nearly 1 million rental vehicles across its brands. Effective April 1, all the listings from Enterprise’s three brands — Alamo Rent-A-Car, National […]

  • March 26, 2011
    Travel companies we look up to

    These days smartphones help travelers with tons of free travel apps for iPhone/iPod/iPad and Android phones that help you with the itineraries, bookings and a bunch of other features and utilities. But if you prefer to use the internet on your desktop computers then we have a list of links for various categories and here […]

  • July 13, 2009
    Avis offers in-car satellite TV and audio service for Florida travelers

    Avis Rent A Car and RaySat Broadcasting (RBC) announced that Avis renters at select locations can now enjoy the ride with AT&T CruiseCast service, a new satellite TV technology that delivers 22 video satellite channels as well as 20 audio channels to a mobile unit in automobiles. Beginning today, Avis renters at airport locations in […]

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