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3 Ways to Wow Your Wedding Guests


Your wedding day will be one of the most important days of your life. That’s why you’ll want to make it memorable for not only you and your significant other, but your guests as well. If you’re having a hard time thinking of ways to really wow on your big day, check out our ideas …

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How To Book Group Travel Like a Boss


Whether you’re in charge of booking travel and accommodations for your upcoming family reunion or for your competitive soccer league, you’re going to have a lot of details to hash out. Luckily, we have four easy tips to make booking group travel a breeze. Choose a Coach: Does the idea of keeping track of a …

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3 Ways to Roll into the New Year Like a Travel Expert


2020…wow! It’s hard to believe we’re already 20 years into the 21st century, but here we are. While some of us may be a little disappointed that hover cars and teleportation still aren’t a thing, there are plenty of ways that travel today is upgraded. Take motorcoaches, for example, they’re more comfortable, more techy, and …

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What’s a party bus?


There are few terms on the Internet that are more confusing than “party bus.” If you sat in a room with 20 people and asked them to describe what a party bus is, what it looked like, and what you do with one, you would get 20 different answers. As the most searched for bus …

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How to Crowdsource a transportation event.


Bus travel is the most affordable way to move a large group. Period… but that does not make it any more or less challenging to deal with the question about who is the one who is going to actually sign the contract and put their credit card down on the “table.” Imagine a group of …

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Understanding the FMCSA safety rating system


Getting the Real Scoop on Bus Operators BusRates.com was designed to help charter-seeking customers book directly with their local operators. By booking directly with local operators, the customer can avoid commissions imposed by brokers, agents, or “specialists,” and ensures that the customer’s requests and trip details are communicated directly to the service provider; lessening the chance …

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Safety tips when choosing a transportation provider.


What is the most important part of picking a company to work with when it comes to transportation providers? Is it price, is it equipment, is it drivers? The answer may not be as simple as you may think. Safety Tip #1 Companies should always be happy to talk about what they do to keep …

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What you need to know when booking transportation for a group.


Booking group transportation does not have to be hard! If you want to know how to work with those companies who offer this service, here are five tips that will make your next group transportation booking go smoothly. Tip #1: Know what you want… or at least what you think you want… When it comes …

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Pro Tips for Prime Holiday Travel on a Bus


The weather is changing, decorations are being hung, and events with family and friends are happening by the dozens. It’s hard to believe it, but the holiday season is here again! That means that peak travel season is also upon us. If you want to travel like a pro and have a great experience on …

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Motorcoach Road Trip Packing 101


Road tripping via motorcoach is one of the best ways to experience the US (or any country for that matter.) A coach offers luxury amenity options, comfort, convenience, and the ability to travel with a large group all in the same vehicle. Whether you’re taking a charter bus for your family reunion or for a …

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