Top 5 Convertible Day Trips

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shares five convertible-worthy day trips from cities across the US. My friend took her honeymoon in the California wine country, something that has been on my bucket list ever since. But you know what made her trip even more special? She and her new-husband rented a convertible to drive around in! Talk...
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Cheaper Options in the Most Expensive Cities to Rent a Car

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman is a master of the art of frugal traveling, so we asked her to share how to avoid pricy rental cars this summer. Prices vary wildly depending upon where you are in the United States. For example, gas right now averages $3.42/gallon here in Houston, TX, but it is $3.89/gallon...
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How to Make the Most of Chicago This Winter

Blogger Sydney Jarod explains why RelayRides is a smart way for car owners and car renters to score a great deal in the Windy City Admittedly, winter is not the time when people in Chicago spread their arms widely and say “Look at this weather! THIS is why I live here!” In reality, it may...
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Top 5 National Parks to Visit This Summer

With the summer travel season in full swing, RelayRides blogger Brad Iger shares his favorite national parks and rides to get your there In 1864, Senator John Conness of California sponsored an act to transfer the valley and nearby Mariposa Big Tree Grove to the state so they might “be used and preserved for the...
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Top 5 Fourth of July Destinations for Fireworks

RelayRides blogger Nicholas Pell’s favorite thing about the 4th of July is the fireworks. So, we asked him to pick his favorite places to enjoy fireworks It’s the Fourth of July and that means one thing: fireworks. Rather than watching fireworks in the cramped and light-polluted cities, why not strike out for the provinces? You’ll...
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Chicago Driving Tips

Traversing just about any major metropolitan area by car can be a tricky task. But compared to cities like Boston or San Francisco, driving around Chicago is actually a relative breeze. However, like any proper city, the locals tend to do things their own special way. As such, there’s a few quirks about driving around...
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Summer Roadtrips: East Coast Edition

RelayRides blogger and automotive expert Brad Iger follows up with his West Coast summer trips with the East Coast edition of ideas for hitting the road Summer is here, and it looks like the East Coast is really starting to warm up to the idea. Last month we covered our favorite trips on the West...
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Go to an Amusement Park This Memorial Day Weekend

So, you’re not into the Great Outdoors, blogger Nicholas Pell has some suggestions for adventure this holiday weekend–his top amusement parks Summer is almost officially upon us and that means it’s time for a trip to the amusement park. However, if you don’t have a car, getting there and back can be a challenge, as...
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Check Out the Spring Flowers with RelayRides

May flowers are here, and with Memorial Day around the corner, blogger Nicholas Pell has tips for checking out the spring blooms near you Spring is springing and flowers are in bloom. This makes it an ideal time to rent a car from the RelayRides marketplace and get yourself out of the city. Driving around...
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