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! 

Now that you have decided to take this trip of a lifetime and you’re going to save money by renting a car at Empire during your birthday month, it’s time to decide where to go and what to do. Since we have several convenient locations around New York City, Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens, and Long Island, the possibilities are endless. 

Brooklyn Bridge

Explore Brooklyn

On the cusp of everything cutting edge, Brooklyn is New York’s indisputable cool kid. Everywhere you drive your rental car is rich with culture, and new experiences can be found around every corner. According to local experts at Jetsetter.com, some can’t-miss highlights include:

  • Pilot, Pier 6, Brooklyn Bridge Park – where history meets good food and day drinking
  • The 1 Rooftop, 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge– enjoy drinks on the rooftop and take in the best waterfront views
  • The Bell House– from dance parties to comedy shows, this is the place to celebrate BIG

    Explore Queens

    History comes alive in this unique borough. If a trip full of culture and personal enrichment is more your speed, explore Queens to make your birthday memorable this year.

    • Fort Totten– a hidden, abandoned Civil War Fort
    • Steinway Piano Factory– tour this 200-year-old piano-making empire
    • Bayside Cemetery– one of the oldest Jewish cemeteries in the city

    Every birthday is made more memorable with friends, so rent a van or SUV, and bring the whole crew along for a weekend of excitement and exploration. Call Empire Rent A Car today at (800) 750-8782 to make a reservation, and be sure to mention our Birthday Special of 5% off!  For your convenience, you can also book online anytime.

     

    Sources:

    www.jetsetter.com

    www.atlasobscura.com