Welcome to “Going Places!”
A travel blog brought to you by The GO Group, a ground transportation company serving more than 60 airports worldwide and its mascot Vinnie Van Go. Whether you travel for business or pleasure, you’ll want to check out Vinnie's tips, recommendations and “news you can use.”
Stuck in an airport during a layover? Here are some ways to spend your time.
There is nothing more fun than getting away on a vacation. Being away from familiar surroundings can be calming and fun. One thing is for sure, though. You do not want to get sick while you are traveling. Here are 7 tips to keep you healthy and strong
Provide your in home chef with some great BBQ gadgets so they can whip up the traditional holiday favorites.
Interested in a more low-key 4th of July? Relax on your day off by experiencing these great restaurants from around the country.
It isn’t the 4th of July without fireworks! Watch the sky light up with your family and friends by attending one of the biggest firework displays from coast to coast.
When Father’s Day rolls around, most dads are presented with the traditional tie or barbecue equipment. Not this year! Our travel experts have put together a list of great gadgets, services and travel ideas to help you select the perfect gift that shows how much you appreciate the number 1 guy in your life.
VinnieVanGO loves to find new ways to gain a unique insider perspective while traveling. Travel enthusiast Beverly Lerch recommends couchsufing as a valuable, cost effective opportunity to explore the world.
Are you planning a beach vacation in Punta Cana, but you want to make sure that you do more than just hang out on the beach? Yes, this is obviously a beach destination, but you might be surprised at just how many things there are to do in the area. Punta Cana is located at the easternmost tip of the Dominican Republic, and the entire island is just loaded with exciting things to see and do. Let’s take a look at some of the activities you will be able to enjoy while on vacation in Punta Cana.
Just because you don’t have a lot of money, it doesn’t mean that you can’t travel and see the world. Sure, you probably won’t be staying in any four-star hotels, but there are plenty of travel opportunities for anyone, with any budget. You can explore places in your own area, or find plenty of ways to travel abroad without a lot of money. If you are ready to pack your bags and head off on the adventure of a lifetime, keep reading to find out how you can do just that.
There’s no better day than May 13th to show appreciation to the number one woman in your life: Your Mother! Isn’t this the perfect year to let her know how special she is and how much you appreciate her? Treat her to the ultimate weekend getaway, great food, a useful gadget or a one of a kind experience. VinnieVanGO has compiled the PERFECT experiences for moms who love to travel.
Too many people think that the only way to get the most out of their vacations is to have a structured itinerary that has something planned for every minute of the day. Not enough people just get out there and fly by the seat of their pants, and really get to enjoy every place that they visit.
Flying is unavoidable if you want to see the world and to broaden your mind through travel. The problem is that not everybody enjoys it, and while it’s part of the overall experience of seeing the world, it can also be a stressful time. Even the most seasoned fliers can always learn a thing or two that can come in handy, whether they’re flying in economy or travelling first class.
In today’s global business economy, the broader your view of the world is, the more marketable you will become as an employee. Aside from enriching you as a person and allowing you to cross memorable destinations off your bucket-list, immersing yourself in different cultures and environments is a hands-on experience that offers you an edge over the competition when applying for jobs.
Why traveling is the best form of education
Vinnie Van Go loves a bargain, and doesn't believe that a low budget should skim your itinerary. He asked the advice of Travel Expert Lucy Benton, about the most affordable experiences anyone can enjoy across the country.