Rent a Car to Visit the Bronx Zoo This Summer

Whether you’re visiting New York or you’re a native New Yorker, the Bronx Zoo is one of the most exciting and popular destinations. Most tourists see the major landmarks like the Statue of Liberty and the Empire State Building but skip gems like the Bronx Zoo. Also, many native New Yorkers haven’t ventured out of their own borough and have missed this amazing experience. Don’t make these mistakes! This summer, your friends at Empire Rent A Car will help you find the right car to get you to the zoo for your day of fun and adventure.

Make Your Birthday Memorable, and Save!

So your birthday is coming up, and this year you are going big. Not just extra slice of cake big, but road trip big. This year you can go on a trip to the most exciting and vibrant city in the country, New York City, and explore the boroughs with the freedom of your own rental car. To make your birthday even sweeter, your friends at Empire Rent A Car will give you 5% off of your rental during your birthday month! 

Discover Aquatic Life on Long Island

Sea lions, penguins, and sharks—oh my! You can explore all this and more at the Long Island Aquarium. New York is full of great museums and attractions, but if you’re looking to discover marine life from around the globe, then this attraction is one of our favorites here at Empire Rent A Car. Here’s what you need to know.

Off-the-Map Places to Visit in Queens, NY

Whether you’ve lived in Queens all your life or you’re a first-time visitor, you want to see a side of this NYC borough that’s not mainstream. If you’re looking for a few unique attractions to visit the next time you’re in Queens, our crew at Empire Rent A Car recommends that you check out these lesser-known local haunts.

Top 3 Brooklyn Bakeries You Have to Try

Are you on the search for that perfect french bread? Maybe while in New York you want to sample sweet treats or savory pies? If you’re in Brooklyn and want to find a fantastic bakery, then here are a few local favorites (and within an easy driving distance of our Empire Rent A Car location in Brooklyn).

Top 5 Long Island Attractions

Are you in New York for only a visit? Or maybe you’ve been here a while but haven’t done all the exploring you intended? Well, now’s the time to put on your adventure pants, rent a car, and take a drive to Long Island. Our crew here at Empire Rent A Car has put together this list of a few of our favorite places to visit when on the island.

The Morgan Library & Museum in NYC

At Empire Rent A Car, we want to include The Morgan Library & Museum on our list of must-see places in NYC, especially if you’re a fan of the written word. While not as well known as the American Museum of Natural History or The Guggenheim, The Morgan Library is a special treasure in a nonstop city, making it a sanctuary for the avid reader, history buff, and lover of beautiful things.

Rent a Car and Get to Know Queens

The beauty of Queens is that it truly has something for everyone. No matter if you’re an avid sports fan or a foodie, Queens has something to entertain you, feed you, and keep you coming back for more. At Empire Rent A Car, we’ve put together a list of a few of our favorite attractions, restaurants, parks, and more. We hope you’ll love our little piece of the city as much as we do.

Explore Sagamore Hill on Long Island

New York City and the surrounding area is full of historical significance for our country. At Empire Rent A Car, we encourage our customers to explore some of the major and lesser-known historic sites while they’re here. One such historical landmark you might enjoy is former president Theodore Roosevelt’s home Sagamore Hill.