Pro Tips: Backcountry Camping

Travel writer Melanie Lieberman spoke with outdoorsman Dave Dicerbo, of Destination Backcountry Adventures, for tips and tricks to getting your hike on. It’s officially summer: long, warm days, half-day Fridays, and city dwellers from New York to Los Angeles are suddenly experiencing a renewed interest in nature. If you, like me, love the idea of...
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The 5 Best Travel Apps for 2015

Are you about to hit the road and want help finding your way? Travel expert Eric Rosenberg has the best apps of the year to help you on your journey. When you are ready to hit the road, you want to have the best experience possible for the best possible price. Last year we offered...
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5 Classic American Baseball Road Trips

Are you a fan of America’s pastime? Travel expert Eric Rosenberg has a guide to touring some of America’s greatest baseball parks this summer. Spring training is over, and baseball season has begun! The summer is a great time to explore America, and there are fewer better themes for a road trip than visiting America’s...
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Save Money on Minivan Rentals with RelayRides

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shows you why RelayRides.com is your place for Minivan rentals. Minivans can be a really useful type of vehicle. Perhaps you need to transport out-of-town guests to various sites around your city. Or you want take a family vacation now that the weather has turned and the children are out...
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How To Take Travel Photos Like A Pro

Love taking photos during RelayRides trips? To make the most of every shot, travel writer Melanie Lieberman shares tips from photographer Collin Hughes. In this age of easy, affordable technology, almost every traveler arrives at their destination well-equipped to photograph the entire experience. Thanks to smartphones’ built-in filters and easy editing apps, or digital cameras...
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Memorial Day Weekend Survival Guide

More than 37.2 million Americans are expected to hit the roads for Memorial Day weekend. Beat the traffic with tips from travel writer Melanie Lieberman. Gas prices may be creeping higher with the temperatures, but that won’t deter Americans from kicking off summer with a road trip. The American Automobile Association estimates that more than...
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Three Tools To Book Last Minute Travel

Travel writer Melanie Lieberman shares insider tips and tools for planning a spur-of-the-moment getaway. Whether you need to book a last-minute Memorial Day getaway for the family, or are suddenly taken by a spontaneous urge to travel, there is a new league of apps and websites on hand to help you get out—and get out fast—without paying top dollar...
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3 Resources for Renting an EV

Renting an electric vehicle is a little different from renting a gas powered vehicle. Eric Rosenberg brings you resources to ensure a great EV rental. Electric vehicles are becoming more popular for car owners across America, and for many good reasons. A lower gas bill, lower maintenance costs, and a lower environmental impact are all...
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RelayRides City Guide: New Orleans

Travel writer Melanie Lieberman helps you make the most of your trip to the Big Easy with a definitive guide to the best places to eat, stay, and things to do. New Orleans is so much more than Mardi Gras beads and multi-colored king cake, though a weekend in The Big Easy will always feel...
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Experience International Culture Without Ever Leaving the US

Want to experience culture, but flying internationally isn’t in your budget? RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shares 5 U.S. cultural destinations. Do you have the international travel bug in you? The problem is that international travel can be really expensive. Great news: due to various ethnic populations settling in the United States and modeling their lives after the...
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