App-based transportation company Uber recently found themselves in the hot seat following the NYC taxi strike at JFK airport in response to President Trump’s travel ban executive order. Uber has been under fire several times as their CEO, Travis Kalanick, has met with Trump several times, and has tried to defend his partnership with Trump amid political strife. The NYC incident was just one misstep along the way that has many users deleting the app altogether.
Before you book your next chauffeur, when was the last time you asked for a reference or any safety information before you signed for the reservation? Most clients trust that their limo service has already done the work of background checking and safety testing their employees, but that’s not always the case. Read More
Nothing is more stressful than delayed flights and hours wasted in hard airport terminal chairs. For most people, the goal is to get in and out of the airport as fast as possible. When traveling through JFK or LaGuardia you need to plan your travel to take advantage of the traffic and the airline’s on time arrivals. Read More
The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center is one of New York’s most popular event locations. Sitting deep inside the Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood overlooking the Hudson River, it is a central location for concerts, expos and more. Unfortunately, a quick search online will show you that parking in the area can range anywhere from $15 an hour up to $25 or more, and that probably won’t even cover the time it takes you to get into the convention center. For most people traveling in a group, hiring a transport service is typically far less expensive and guarantees you can get as close as possible to the events center. Read More
Private transportation services exist to make your life easier. When it comes to traveling and seeing the world, the worst place to be is stuck on a crowded bus or waiting at the airport for a ride. That’s why so many private transportation services now exist to pick you up at a scheduled time, driving a luxury vehicle, and taking you directly to your destination with fewer stops and less down time along the way.
So you’re stranded at JFK and you have an evening to kill. Unfortunately, you may have already checked your bags or run out of clothes to wear the next day. Maybe you just want to do some shopping while you wait. The good news is that JFK’s central location makes it easy to access lots of shopping and dining. Read More
Many Families look forward to School Winter Break. It’s exciting to get ready for anticipated week-long travel getaways and relaxation under the sun.
Unfortunately, winter vacation is also one of the busiest times for travel. Taking place for one week in February, everyone wants to get away from the cold at the same time.
New York is home to some of the heaviest airport traffic in the world, along with some of the most unpredictable weather. At times this can result in unexpected airport delays which can throw off your plans for meeting a reserved limo or executive car. Here are the best and worst airports in the area based on their delays.
As you prepare to travel this winter, you are probably dreading the thought of unexpected weather delays, bad roads, and busy airports. However, there are a few simple ways to reduce the stress and make the most of your travel time. The more you plan ahead for winter travel safety, the better your travels will be.
Getting stranded is never fun, and Manhattan is a fast moving place where hotels can fill up quickly and transportation can be a nightmare. If you made it to the airport before discovering that your flight was cancelled, what do you need to do to survive an unplanned night in the city?