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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Supplement Your Income with Hawaiian-Style Hospitality

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman highlights a member’s story to show how one man turned expensive car ownership in Hawaii to his advantage. Car ownership is typically more expensive where Ashley Griffin and his wife, Sarah, live: Kauai, Hawaii. The climate (salty air and strong UV rays) can wear out the car body and frame...
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Visit D.C.’s Cherry Blossoms in Style

Travel writer Melanie Lieberman can help you rent a convertible and enjoy a joyride through the capital’s cherry blossoms.  Washington, D.C.’s 3,700 cherry blossom trees have hit their peak bloom this week, and the weather has finally turned toward spring. With temperatures hovering in the high 60’s and low 70’s, there’s no better time of...
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Highlights on an I-70 Road Trip Across America

If you are a fan of road trips, I-70 is one of the longest routes in America. Travel writer Eric Rosenberg offers interesting stops along the way. One of the greatest ways to see America is by driving along the extensive interstate highway system. One of the longest routes is Interstate 70, which runs from...
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5 Tips for Saving on Your Miami Vacation

Are you looking to visit Miami during an upcoming vacation? Travel expert Eric Rosenberg can help you make your travels fun without breaking the bank. There is no place in the United States quite like Miami. Experiences like viewing the sparkling water as the sun sets over the ocean, dancing to sunrise at a popular...
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Three Ways to Crowdsource Your Holiday

Use the Internet for more than just travel inspiration. RelayRides travel blogger Melanie Lieberman shares her favorite sites for crowdsourcing your next getaway. Chances are, you’re not the only one wistfully planning a cross-country road trip, or dreaming of exotic, tropical getaways. Whether you’re a regular nomad or planning for a major, once-in-a-lifetime vacation, tapping...
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