5 reasons why you should visit Milan

Milan is best known as the Italian fashion capital thanks to its iconic fashion houses, and the fashion festivals. But, it has so much more to offer: art, historic places and great food.

1. It’s full of art, everywhere 

You have the chance to discover the artistic side of Milan. The principal spot is the Duomo cathedral. The church, dedicated to St Mary of the Nativity, is representative of the Italian Gothic style. Or visit the various galleries dedicated to contemporary art and culture.

2. The Milan nightlife is amazing 

Yes, Milan nightlife is one of the most fashionable and trendy in the world. Milan nightlife has excellent music and theater performances all year round, art and cultural events held until late.

3. It’s less touristy than other famous Italian cities 

Of course, there are still crowded tourist hotspots, but most of the city still feels truly Italian. Milan is less touristy than Rome, Florence or Venice. 

4. The Food is unbelievable 

Signature Milanese dishes include saffron risotto (Risotto alla Milanese), breaded veal cutlet (Cotoletta alla Milanese) and the traditional Christmas loaf, panettone.

5. It’s Modern and efficient 

Milan is well served by and efficient Metro subway or underground rail system, buses and above ground trams. 

Bonus: It’s a great base for exploring the rest of northern Italy

You will be just a few hours away from Como, Turin, Parma and Lake Garda. Remember you can rent a car with us to drive around Italy. Get to know our office in Milan

Get to know Bulgary with Economy Rent a Car!

Bulgary is one of the more complete destinations in Europe. History, heritage, beaches, nature and a delicious cuisine makes it a place that must be in every traveler agenda. Luckily you have Economy Rent a Car in two of their most important cities in order to improve you travel: Sofia and Burgas.

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Economy´s location at Sofia is located inside the Sofia International Airport, for your comfort.

Burgas

Our Burgas locations is inside the international Aiport in Burgas City.

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Vehicles

At this link you can observe the vehicles we have available in our location in Bulgary: https://www.economyrentacar.com/vehicles.aspx?loc=SOF&idi=en

Policies

In order to know our rental policies for our location in Bulgary you must go to this link: https://www.economyrentacar.com/policies.aspx?loc=SOF&idi=en

Remember that your best car rental option in Bulgary will always be Economy Rent a Car. You can make your reservation through our website or calling any of our customer service numbers. Count on us in Bulgary!

 

The ultimate guide to visit Lisbon

Lisbon has a lot to offer your: from galleries and museums, great gastronomy and night life to charming neighbourhoods. The capital of Portugal is also extremely budget-friendly, making it easy to explore in depth. 

When visiting Lisbon

Portugal’s capital has 290 days of sunshine a year. However, the best time to visit Lisbon is either from March to May or September to October, because the weather is still warm and there are fewer crowds than in summer.

Language

The language spoken in Lisbon is Portuguese but English is widely spoken by all the people who work within the tourist industry. 

Transportation

The city has the Humberto Delgado Airport, which is located within the city. Lisbon also has a metro with 4 lines. 

Do you want to move freely through the city? Rent a car with us

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What to visit in Lisbon

We present our selection of places that you can’t miss out:

1. Lisbon’s historic neighbourhoods

Some of the coolest neighbourhoods to visit when in Lisbon are: Alfama, Baixa and Rossio and Bairro Alto.

2. Praça do Comércio

The Praça do Comércio opens out on the Tejo Estuary, and is surrounded on three sides by yellow Pombaline architecture, with the decorative Arco da Rua Augusta as the focal point of the plaza.

3. The Cathedral of Lisbon

The Cathedral was built in the second half of the 12th century, holding the title of the oldest church in the Portuguese Capital. 

4. National Pantheon 

This is one of the most emblematic buildings in Lisbon and the last residence for many important historical figures of Portugal. 

5. Torre de Belém 

The Belém Tower was built in the 16th century as a fort to protect the coast from foreign attacks, it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

 

In Lisbon Economy Rent a Car offers the best vehicles at excellent prices, make your reservation through our website or calling at (754) 312-2938.

How to spend one day in Auckland

Auckland is New Zealand’s largest and most diverse city. Here you have our recommendations if you have just one day to visit Auckland before grab a car and head out to the incredible natural spots that are around the city. 

1. Visit the Sky Tower 

This tower is more than 300 metres high. Offering you stunning views, along with great restaurants, a gift shop and an opportunity to push your limits by walking the outside of the viewing platforms, or by jumping off from 192 metres above Auckland’s CBD!

2. Visit Auckland Museum

Discover the history and culture of New Zealand through this memorial to those who sacrificed their lives in wartime. Inside, both contemporary and traditional exhibitions delve deep into the nation’s culture and heritage.

3. Head to the Art Galleries

New Zealand’s best collection of art includes a wide range of traditional Maori artwork as well as more contemporary styles. There are a variety of art galleries located along Parnell Road, they’re either free or a gold coin donation to get in.

4. Walk around Mission Bay 

You wouldn’t realise that you’re that short from the centre of New Zealand’s biggest city. Mission Bay is a beautiful waterfront suburb with stunning views.

5. Check out the View from Mount Eden

This is a great spot to end your one day tour in Auckland, specially at sunset on clear days. Mount Eden is a relatively easy volcano to get to and climb in Auckland. Climb to the top and enjoy amazing views of the whole of Auckland. 

What others spots do you recommend to visit in one day tour in Auckland? Comment below in the comments sections. 

 

 

Count on us to get to know Auckland! We have offices at Percival Gull Place

Get to know Milan with Economy rent a car!

Italy is a must on any trip to Europe and Milano is place you can´t miss. It´s cathedrals, museums and historics places make of Milano a destiny you must known, and the way it´s with a vehicle of Economy Rent a Car.

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Vehicles

At this link you can observe the vehicles we have available in our location in Milano: https://www.economyrentacar.com/vehicles.aspx?loc=LINO01&idi=en

Policies

In order to know our rental policies for our location in Milano you must go to this link: https://www.economyrentacar.com/policies.aspx?loc=LINO01&idi=en

Remember that your best car rental option in Milano will always be Economy Rent a Car. You can make your reservation through our website or calling any of our customer service numbers. Count on us in Milano!

Are you going to Lisbon? Economy is there for you!

Lisbon, one of the more important capitals in Europe, now has an Economy Rent a Car location, so you can discover this country the way it´s meant to.

Our office is conveniently located just 5 minutes away from the International Airport of Lisbon, we have a shuttle transportation for your comfort.

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Vehicles

At this link you can observe the vehicles we have available in our location in Lisbon: https://www.economyrentacar.com/vehicles.aspx?loc=LISO01&idi=en

Policies

In order to know our rental policies for our location in Lisbon you must go to this link: https://www.economyrentacar.com/policies.aspx?loc=LISO01&idi=en

Remember that your best car rental option in Lisbon will always be Economy Rent a Car. You can make your reservation through our website or calling any of our customer service numbers. Count on us in Lisbon!

 

Discover Naples with Economy Rent a Car!

Who wouldn´t like to visit Italy, specially the Naples zone? Now you can know it´s beauties and taste the real traditional pizza in a Economy Rent a Car vehicle.

We are located at Via P.Picasso, right in Naples Downtown, for your comfort.

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Vehicles

At this link you can observe the vehicles we have available in our location in Nápoles: https://www.economyrentacar.com/vehicles.aspx?loc=GEO&idi=en

Policies

In order to know our rental policies for our location in Naples you must go to this link: https://www.economyrentacar.com/policies.aspx?loc=NAPC01&idi=en

Remember that your best car rental option in Naples will always be Economy Rent a Car. You can make your reservation through our website or calling any of our customer service numbers. Count on us in Naples!

 

6 things that you must have on your next roadtrip

Do you have already your vehicle reserved with Economy Rent a Car? Then you are ALMOST ready for your next roadtrip. Here´s a list of 6 things that you must have on your next roadtrip:

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Snacks

Roadtrips can get long and depending on your destination the restaurant options could be limited. That´s why we recommend to pack fruits or healthy snacks so you can battle hunger during your trip.

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Water

Hydration is crucial during a trip, specially if you are the one driving. Recent studies find out that driving with a correct hydration could increase the risk of having a car accident up to 60%, since it affect your reflexes and your energy.

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Travel games

One excellent way to pass time and being entertained during a trip is playing game trips. They are also an excellent way to improve your family relationship with each other. You can see some options here: https://thewholeworldornothing.com/best-travel-games-for-adults/

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Emergency kits

Any vehicle must have an emergency kit on it. It must include triangles, wires, fire extinguisher, but also pills and medicines.

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Un buen playlist de viaje

We got you covered on this one! Just follow Economy Rent a Car on Spotify and you can access to several awesome playlists for your trips.

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Change of clothes

It´s very important to always bring a change of clothes, it doesn´t matter if it is a one day trip, it´s better to be safe than sorry.

Remember that for any trip you have Economy Rent a Car will always be your better option. Economy Rent a Car is located in 100 locations in over 30 countries around the world.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Do you need a car in Guyana? Economy is your best choise!

Guyana is one of the most exotic destinations in South America. Famous by their beautiful natural attractions and it´s colorful people. That´s why Economy Rent a Car offers you the best car rental option for the next time you are in Georgetown, Guyana.

We are located just outside the Cheddi Jagan International Airport in Georgetown, Guyana:

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Vehicles

At this link you can observe the vehicles we have available in our location in Guyana: https://www.economyrentacar.com/vehicles.aspx?loc=GEO&idi=en

Policies

In order to know our rental policies for our location in Guyana you must go to this link: https://www.economyrentacar.com/policies.aspx?loc=GEO&idi=en

Remember that your best car rental option in Guyana will always be Economy Rent a Car. You can make your reservation through our website or calling any of our customer service numbers. Count on us in Guyana!

 

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.