A few years ago, my car broke down. The timing was less than great, as my son was recovering from an illness that required treatments the health insurance would not cover. With my credit stretched to the hilt, the last thing I needed was a car payment. That's when I hit on the idea of using my bike.
My bike became my way of making the ten mile round trip to work each day. I learned how to pack my work clothes in a backpack, shower and change at the health club next door, and walk into work fresh and ready to do my job. Over the next year, that riding toned my body and left me feeling better than I had in a long time.
If you are facing life without a car, let's talk about bikes. I'm betting you will find them a good alternative too.
Have you decided to take a road trip with some of your closest friends? Perhaps you are just going overnight to see the Christmas displays in a nearby town. Or, you might even be considering an extended vacation, maybe to somewhere like New York City where you can see the Big Apple all lit up for the holidays. Now matter where you're headed with your friends, from renting a van to selecting your accommodations before you leave, here are some ideas that might help you. [Read More]
Getting to the airport on time can be a cause of some concern when you don't travel very often and want your upcoming trip to go smoothly. If you're worried about driving to the airport, it's a smart idea to look into the alternatives that are available to you for your upcoming trip.
Instead of relying on a taxi or driving your own car, it's smart to look into shuttles that specialize in driving travelers to the airport. [Read More]