6 tips to become an eco-friendly tourist

Every time we traveled we kept something of each destination in our hearts. However there should be no sign of our passing in the destination we are visiting. That´s why we like to share with you this 6 tips to become an eco-friendly tourist:

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1. Support the local economy (besides the Economy office 😉 )

Buy local products and support the families involved. In the process you will absorbe the culture of the destination.

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2. Don´t take anything from your destination

Either plants or animals, despite how beautiful they might be it could unbalance, not only your ecosystem but also the one you are visiting.

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3. Visit national parks so your expenses impact directly on their budget.

Many national parks are sustained mostly by their own income. So buy tickets, t-shirts, anything that can help them staying alive.

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4.Use natural resourses with moderation.

From tap water to air conditioning, the more moderation you have the more you will contribute.

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5. Eat local

By consuming local products you will contribute with the local development, besides local products have no importation and associate expenses, with less impact on the environment.

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6. Choose travel companies that respect the human rights and the environment.

Esta es una excelente forma de disminuir el impacto ambiental de tu visita. This an excellent way to make a direct impact on the preservation of the destination you are going to visit.

Our vehicles are always maintained in excellent condition, which decreases the environmental impact. To rent one of our vehicles in any of our 100 locations in more than 30 countries around the world you can do it through our website: www.economyrentacar.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Get to know Cyprus in a vehicle from Economy Rent a Car!

One of the most exotic destinations in Europe is Cyprus. Known by it´s beautiful mediterranean beaches, this country will make you want to return as soon as possible. Economy Rent a Car has 2 offices in this beautiful country: Paphos and Larnaca.

We are located in both Larnaca International Airport and Paphos International Airport.

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Paphos

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Vehicles

At this link you can observe the vehicles we have available for you at our offices in Cyprus: https://www.economyrentacar.com/vehicles/larnaca-car-rental

Policies

Everything you need to know to rent a vehicle in this location you can read it here: https://www.economyrentacar.com/policies/larnaca-car-rental

Remember that your best rent a car option in Cyprus will always be Economy Rent a Car. You can rent your car at our website, calling at 2299-2000 or at any of our customer service numbers. Count on us!

7 camping tips for beginners

If you seek for adventures and experiences, by doing camping you can have one of the most memorable times of your life. However, being prepared is what makes the difference between a great experience or a disaster trip.

Below you have 7 tips for beginners and first-time campers to explore the great outdoors:

1. Choose your campsite and explore the facilities

Book a campsite with high quality facilities and a town nearby so you can buy supplies if you forget something.

2. Make a list of what you need to purchase

You may need to purchase equipment such as: tent, sleeping bags, flashlights, pillows, blankets, chair, stove, fuel for stove…

3. Try out your equipment beforehand

Put your tent up at least once in your backyard, try the flashlight…Reading instructions on how to work something at the campsite itself it isn’t a good idea.

4. Plan your meals

Plan what you’re going to eat and how you’re going to cook. Also check campsite rules to see if you’re allowed to start a campfire. Need some ideas for your meals? Take a look at these healthy snacks ideas.

5. Bring a first aid kit

It’s essential to your well-being to have a camping-appropriate first aid kit. Prepare your kit with this recommendations.

6. Prepare for the drive

You’re likely to drive some long distances to get to your campsite. Plan your route before hitting the road. Do you need to rent a car for your camping experience? Book with us now!

7. Remember that it’s meant to be fun for all

Things may not go the way you envision them to go, but try to go with the flow and focus on the fun things of this new experience.

If you have another useful camping, let us know in the comments!

Get to know the “charming island” with Economy Rent a Car

The famous island of Puerto Rico is a charming for all the visitors. Their beaches, their historic monuments and the architecture from the colonial time have the ability to amaze any tourist.

Our office is located at 204 Pomarrosa ST, conveniently located at San Juan Downtown, the capital of this beautiful island.

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Vehicles

At this link you can observe the vehicles we have available for you at Puerto Rico : https://www.economyrentacar.com/vehicles/san-juan-car-rental

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Shuttle

When you arrive at the airport please call us using the phone located at the terminal and we will send a shuttle transport for you. Our local numbers are: 787-728-1447 or 800-934-6457.

Policies

Everything you need to know to rent a vehicle in this location you can see it right here: https://www.economyrentacar.com/policies.aspx?loc=BGIO01&idi=en

Remember that in Puerto Rico your best option for car rental is Economy Rent a Car. You can rent your vehicle at our website, calling at 2299-2000 or any of our contact numbers. Count on us!

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5 of the best spring road trips

If you’re dreaming of a road trip this spring break, we’ve got some ideas for the best road trip ever. Here are some of the most iconic and scenic highways we recommend you:

1. Iceland’s Ring Road

You’ll get the chance to drive through surreal landscapes full of geysers, lava fields, glaciers and dreamy waterfalls.

Approximate length: 1.200 Km

Check out our tips for taking a road trip in Iceland.

2. Historic Columbia River Highway, Oregon

Drive from Portland through the Columbia River Gorge and on to volcanic Mount Hood. The road is pleasant and the beautiful river offers great views full of waterfalls.

Approximate length: 170 Km

3. Road to Hana, Hawaii

Discover landascapes of extreme nature suchs as tropical forests, waterfalls and volcanos.

Approximate length: 105 Km

Ready to drive through Hawaii? Book a car with us now!  

4. Furka pass, Switzerland

Take this road trip to have amazing views of the Alps and great experience of Swiss nature.

Approximate length: 28 Km

5. Chemin du Roy, Quebec

The Chemin du Roy or King’s Road connects Repentigny, Old Québec City and Charlevoix Region travelling through small history towns along its way. This route takes you through Charlevoix World Biosphere Reserve, a great spot for nature lovers.

Approximate length: 260 Km

Looking for a vehicle to drive around Quebec? We have the one for you

What other road trips do you recommend for spring? Tell us

Are you on a adventure to Malaysia? You can count on Economy Rent a Car!

Have you always wanted to know the exotic city of Kuala Lumpur? This country is one of the best 10 countries with most touristic visitation around the world. From beautiful paradise like natural attractions to majestic and modern cities.

Our office in Malaysia is located at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport, for your comfort.

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What vehicles can i rent at this location?

At this link you can observe our fleet on the location of Kuala Lumpur: https://www.economyrentacar.com/vehicles/malaysia/selangor-car-rental

Business Hours

Monday to Sunday: 07:00 – 23:00

At Malaysia your best option to rent a vehicle will always be Economy Rent a Car. To make your reservation you can do it through our website, calling at (786) 975-2222 or calling any of our contact numbers: https://www.economyrentacar.com/contact-us .

Did you know our office in Liberia? Visit us in your next trip!

Guanacaste is a favorite destination of most of the people that visit Costa Rica. And many of those decide to enter the country through the Daniel Oduber International Airport in Liberia. We will be there, waiting for you to start your adventure in the best rental vehicle available.

We are located 2 km away from Liberia`s International Airport. We have shuttle service available to our location from the airport. Your can request this at the Economy Rent a Car`s counter located at the airport itself.

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Vehicles

You can observe our available vehicles in Liberia at this link: https://www.economyrentacar.com/vehicles/liberia-car-rental

Policies

Todo lo que debes saber para rentar un vehículo en esta locación lo podés saber en este enlace: https://www.economyrentacar.com/policies/liberia-car-rental

Everything you need to know to rent a vehicle in this location you can learn it here: https://www.economyrentacar.com/policies/liberia-car-rental

If you are going to travel to Guanacaste, your best option will always be to rent a vehicle with Economy Rent a Car. You can make your reservation through our website, calling at 2299-2000 or through our customer service center at any of this numbers: https://www.economyrentacar.com/contact-us

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5 Spring Break Destinations

1. Cancún, México

In Cancún we’re located right in the International Airport:

 

2. San José del Cabo, México

You can find us at Los Cabos International Airport:

 

3. Punta Cana, Dominican Rep.

You can find us at Punta Cana International Airport:

 

4. Jamaica

We’re located in Kingston, Jamaica’s capital:

 

5. Puerto Rico

Our office is located conveniently located at San Juan Downtown, the capital of this beautiful island:

 

Have you chosen your spring break destination? Rent a car with us here!

What can you do when you visit Malaga? 10 places you can’t miss out.

Malaga it´s an extraordinary touristic destination, not only in Spain but in Europe. The tourists worlwide have this mediterrean place as one of their favorites, that`s why year by year recieves millions of visitors around the world.

That´s why we would like to share with you 10 places that you can`t miss on your visit to the beautiful city of Malaga.

Santa María de la Victoria Church

“Mother” of Malaga, this church is located at the historic center of the city, which means that has easy access from everywhere. It has a small museum that includes the Counts of Buenavista graveyard.

Gibralfaro`s lookout

This famous lookout is divided in two small lookouts at different heights with amazing views to iconic places in town like the Bullring, Malaga`s Harbor, among others.

Malaga`s Harbor

There´s a lot places to walk around and enjoy the beautiful urban sunset of the place. Besides having restaurants and stores very attractive for the visitor.

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Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de Málaga

With the goal of diffusion the plastic arts of the XX and XXi century, this museum is an iniciative of the city hall. It has over 400 art pieces both from spanish and worldwide artists.

La Rosaleda Stadium

This stadium is famous in all europe. Home of the local team (Malaga Club de Fútbol) and several matches of the spanish national team. You can see over 100 years of the club`s history on it´s museum.

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Malaga`s roman theather

At this location you can observe archeological rests of the ancient “Malaca” theather, proof of the roman presence in town.

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La Malagueta Bullring

Your visit to Malaga is not complete without seeing this historic place. Inside the instalations you can see the Taurine Museum Antonio Ordóñez.

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Las Tres Gracias Fountain

Is also located at La Malagueta, this fountain is know in all Spain. Is also known as the “Fount of Nymphs”.

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Malaga`s Museum

It´s one of the most valued cultural institutions in Spain. It has collections from 2 malagan institutions: Bellas Artes Museum of Malaga and the Archeological Museum of Malaga.

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Museo Picasso

This museum it´s a homeage to the worldwide know artist Pablo Picasso, painter from Malaga. It has works of the artist and also homeages to hes career.

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Remember that in order to enjoy the attractions that Malaga has for you your best option is to rent a vehicle with Economy Rent a Car. You can reserve your vehicle though our website: www.economyrentacar.com or calling at our call center. Count on us in Malaga!