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.”
If you’re planning on going to an airport, chances are you’re either taking a holiday somewhere or going off on a work trip. In either case, you’re not going to want to start nor end your trip with a stressful or unpleasant experience.
Most European countries have adopted the Euro. However, a few of them treat Euro as a foreign currency. As a traveler, you may be asking yourself, what’s the best way to carry money while on your travels? Read our Currency Guide for EU Trips
Planning to travel to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this year? Here’s everything you need to know about some of the best celebrations across the country. VinnieVanGO has everything you need to find the top five destinations for the ultimate St Patty’s Day festivities.
Travelling can be fun as well as pain. When you have a job that demands traveling very frequently, you will relate to the painful aspect of it. All power to positivity, but this posts offers up some suggestions on how to avoid jet lag altogether.
Many people are now suffering from the Post Holiday Blues, luckily VinneVanGO has a list of fantastic and amazing winter festivals that will surely lift your spirits.
When travelling, you are probably using map apps more than you'd like to admit. But they definitely make your life easier with finding routes, restaurants, ATMs and so on. While all of the map apps have something to offer, Google maps is definitely the best of the lot.
gift ideas, shopping at the airport
Great holidya gift ideas for travel lovers!
VinnieVanGO loves animals and knows they often play an important role for their owners. He asked his friends at CertaPet for tips on traveling with an emotional support animal.
For millions of Americans, a turkey dinner with all the trimmings is the only part of what goes into a Thanksgiving weekend well spent. There are many events and activities to help you celebrate Thanksgiving … and VinnieVanGO wants to list a few for you.
VinneVanGO believes, planning a trip abroad is one of the most exciting things you can do- well, aside from actually getting to your destination. Read more about what you can learn from traveling to another country
Vinnie Van GO loves Halloween! From haunted hayrides and Boo at the Zoo to Voodoo fests and Sleepy Hollow, he's found these spooky events and more for ghoulish fun!
When you’re traveling abroad to a destination is not your first language, there’s always an ever-present risk of mis-communicating with the people there. While you’re abroad, you don’t want to be offensive to anybody, and you don’t want to come across in a negative way.
Traveling on a budget, Calculating travel expenses
VinneVanGo loves water sport activities, whether he’s visiting big cities like Chicago or traveling to Sydney, thrilling experiences always seem to be apart of his travel itinerary. He put together some of his favorite destinations for water activities.