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Nearby Vacation Destinations for a Quick Weekend Getaway

Posted by Collin McGorty on Feb 15, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Sometimes, you just need to get away from it all. Luckily, there are plenty of amazing, affordable vacation destinations just a short drive away from the tri-state area. These locations are rich in history and culture—so you will have no shortage of activities and adventures.

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Topics: Vacation, Travel

Simplify your Life with these 9 Easy Living Products

Posted by Nick on Feb 23, 2016 9:00:00 PM

The 21st-century is an age in which convenience is cherished: you can use your smartphone to shop from your couch and cars can even drive themselves. If you’re interested in more easy living products, you’ll love this list.

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Topics: Vacation, Cooking

7 of the Best Vacation Spots in the World

Posted by Nick on Feb 16, 2016 3:01:53 PM

Do you have anywhere that you’re just dying to travel to? At Ollie’s Taxi & Airport Service, we certainly do. To share our travel dreams with you, we put together a list of what are, in our opinion, the best vacation spots in the world (in no particular order).

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Topics: Vacation, Travel

The Best Travel Accessories for Smooth Trips

Posted by Nick on Nov 25, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Due to traffic, crowded airports and flight cancellations, holiday travel can be stressful and exhausting. Those frustrating aspects of traveling are, unfortunately, out of your control. However, there are some things about your trip that you can control. By packing the best travel accessories, you can cut down on time-wasting, last minute store runs and save yourself a huge headache.

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Topics: Vacation, Travel

How to Make Holiday Travel Easier

Posted by Nick on Nov 11, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Travelling for the holidays sounds like a great idea, but when you sit down to plan a trip you may soon realize that it’s easier said than done. Nightmarish images of rushed car rides, crowded airports with steep parking fees and bad weather replace the visions of family and friends that inspired you to book your trip. Still, you don’t want to give up. You want to see your family or take that vacation you deserve, and you want to enjoy it. With these tips, you can mitigate the stress caused by your holiday travel experience and focus more on fun!

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Topics: Vacation, Holiday, Travel

Where to Go When You Explore Long Island

Posted by Marissa on Aug 18, 2015 10:25:00 AM

There are plenty of places to check out if you’re looking to explore Long Island. From the North Shore to the South Shore, from Nassau County to Montauk Point, Long Island is full of fun activities for all times of year.

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Topics: Vacation, Long Island

The Best Long Island Vacation Spots for Summer

Posted by Marissa on Jun 12, 2015 5:17:00 AM

The pool in your backyard is a great place to hang out this summer, but it would be even better to pick a weekend and spend it in one of many Long Island vacation spots. Whether you’re coming from far away or live on the island, there’s always something more to be discovered. You’ll never be far from a body of water to cool off with on those hot days. Enjoy the abundance of seafood caught fresh and indulge in Long Island grown wine and craft beer. You’ll find everything you need for the perfect summer right here on Long Island.

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Topics: Vacation, Long Island

Top 5 US National Parks for Summer Vacations

Posted by Trent Warner on Aug 4, 2014 10:13:00 AM

Summertime is the clear choice for many family vacations because schools are out and our schedules become a bit less regulated. However, due to weather conditions and other factors, summertime isn’t necessarily the best time for people to take trips to some of our national parks. Here’s a list of five of the best national parks to visit during your summer vacation!

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Topics: News, Vacation, Travel

Best West Coast Cities to Visit This Summer

Posted by Trent Warner on Jul 31, 2014 10:53:00 AM

Seattle, Washington

Starting from North to South, we’re going to start with Seattle, WA! Although we usually think of nothing but rain when we think of Seattle, it turns out they actually get less annual rainfall than New York! The reason that summer is the best time to head out to Seattle is that they have gray skies and drizzle pretty much every day from October to May (the rainy reputation had to come from somewhere, after all!). But if you vacation there now, you’re likely to have nothing but fabulous weather (typically mid-70s). If you’re into music festivals, Seattle is home to many. Bumbershoot will be held at the Seattle Center this year from August 30-September 1, featuring a wide variety of music artists that span a whole slew of genres. There’ll be 100 bands playing at the Capitol Hill Block Party from July 25 to 27. You can see a full list of music events and festivals in Seattle here!

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Topics: Vacation, Travel

The 4 Best Vacation Spots in New England

Posted by Trent Warner on Jul 23, 2014 10:48:00 AM

Looking for the best vacation spots in New England? Your search is over, because Ollie's Taxi and Airport Service has brought them straight to you! We're going to be rolling out a ton of helpful travel pieces in the next few weeks, so stay tuned for more great vacation spots you won't want to miss!

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Topics: Vacation, Travel

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