3 Reasons to Try Traveling Alone

Traveling is often thought of as a group activity. Traveling with friends and family can be incredibly rewarding so you may think that traveling alone would somehow be a less enriching experience. However, there are countless benefits to taking a major trip by yourself at least once in your life. Consider these three reasons from your friends at Empire Rent A Car, and then get out there and start exploring solo!

Top 3 Vacation Packing Tips

Planning a vacation can be a daunting task, especially when you have an entire family to think about. A great way to take some of the stress out of the process is by learning to pack efficiently. If you plan for every eventuality and pack your bags accordingly, you can eliminate stress and enjoy your travels. Follow these tips put together by your friends at Empire Rent A Car and then look to us for all of your rental car needs.

4 Things Not to Do in Your Rental Car

Whenever you plan to rent a car, it’s a good idea to know all the rules beforehand. You should peruse the FAQ pages of the rental company and review any policies that may apply to you. However, today our team is discussing the unwritten rules of renting a car – rules that you may not have thought of. At Empire Rent A Car, we trust that you’d never do the following; but as a general reference tool, we decided to post the top four things that you should never do in your rental car.

Which Rental Car Is Right for You?

If you don’t travel regularly, renting a car could seem like an overwhelming experience. There are countless companies to choose from, with countless car options. So, it can be hard to know what to choose to fit your travel needs. You’re not alone, and your friends at Empire Rent A Car want to help you take the guesswork out of car rental by spelling out your options so you can feel good about your decision.

3 Reasons to Choose a National Park for Your Family Vacation

Are you looking for the perfect fall getaway for your family? Maybe your original plans were thwarted by COVID-19 and now you need a backup plan. The good new is that most National Parks are open and, even if you aren’t an especially outdoorsy family, there is still plenty for you to do and see at a National Park. Our team at Empire Rent A Car has listed the top 3 reasons why National Parks make the perfect family getaway.

3 Benefits of Choosing Empire Rent A Car

This has been a tough year for our country. With COVID-19 policies changing week by week, it’s very hard for Americans to plan very far in advance. That’s why our team at Empire Rent A Car wants to make your rental experience as smooth as possible. If you plan on coming into town on business or pleasure, we’re here to help. Read on for the benefits of choosing us as your car rental company.

50 Years of Great Service!

At Empire Rent A Car, we are celebrating our 50th Anniversary this month and we couldn’t be more proud of all that we have accomplished! We opened our doors in 1970 and we our goals have been to make renting a car easy, and to model dedication to our community and to our customers. To honor the occasion, we would like to take a moment to share a bit about ourselves with our valued customers.

3 Key Items to Keep in Your Car in Case of Emergency

It is quite common to keep an “In Case of Emergency” kit in your car should you get stranded on the side of the road. However, are you remembering to bring similar items with you when you rent a car? While it’s true that rental cars from Empire Rent A Car are reliable and we do offer free roadside assistance, sometimes things happen out of our control so it’s best to be prepared. That’s why we’ve put together a quick list of things to keep in your car, no matter what car you happen to be driving at the time.

5 Moving Tips You May Not Have Thought Of

Moving can be as stressful as it is exciting. The prospect of a fresh start and new opportunities mixed with the stress of selling your home, buying a new home, and packing and transporting all of your belongings, makes for a crazy season of life. Take some of the stress out of the move by renting a moving truck from Empire Rent A Car and remembering these tips that you may not have thought of yet.

Plan a Social Distancing Road Trip

As our country continues to grapple with how best to deal with the spread of COVID-19, school has ended and it’s officially summertime. For many Americans, summer is a common time to vacation with their families. However, this year is already looking quite a bit different. While we can’t yet recommend resuming your normal travel plans, there are safe places to go and safe ways to get there. Our team at Empire Rent A Car has put together a few tips to keep in mind if you do decide to get away in the coming weeks.