Tag: Hire Car

Tips for Safe and Comfortable Driving with your Pet

Hiring a car doesn’t mean you have got to leave your pet at home or in temporary accommodation until you get back. There are however some important things to remember when taking your pet out in a hire car. When most people hire a car and take pets with them, those pets are usually of…




How To Drive Without Getting Stressed

Driving can be stressful and for some people, getting angry because of traffic jams and other motorists is something that happens every day and then becomes a habit. Unfortunately getting angry and stressed in the car can sometimes lead to bumps and accidents, if judgement is temporarily taken away and we act impulsively. This can…




Flatbed Truck or Van Which Is Best?

Depending on what your transportation needs are, both options offer versatility, but one is often better than the other when using for some more specific purposes. The dependable flatbed truck can be put to a variety of uses, however it really comes into its own in the building trade where lots of heavy awkward shaped…




Advice On Hiring A Car To Go Away With The Kids

After a spell of peace and quiet, it’s all about to kick off again with lots of school holidays looming large on the horizon. Here is some practical advice if you’re thinking of hiring a car. Hiring a car can be an ideal solution if you want to make the most of a trip. You…




Tips For Driving In the Snow

We may have had a mild start to winter here in the UK but the longer term unpredictability of the Great British weather can have a surprise or two up its sleeve including snow as we move into the second half of winter. Snow presents some difficult challenges for drivers who rarely encounter the white…




The Best Places To Drive To On Burns Night 2016

With the Christmas and New Year’s celebrations now a distant memory, at least there is the consolation on Burns Night on the horizon and you don’t need to be Scottish to celebrate in these cities to drive to on Burns night. If you’re hoping to get away for the Burns Night celebrations, then hiring a…




The Best Roads To Drive Your Hire Car In The UK

England is a crowded country and so too are many of its roads, however there are still some roads in England that allow you to enjoy the experience of driving whatever the conditions. A535, to Alderley Edge in Cheshire If you want to experience the heart of the Cheshire countryside, then the drive from Holmes Chapel to Alderley Edge…




Thinking of Hiring A Car To Get Away This Winter?

Once the Turkey is eaten, the drinks bottles emptied and the kids are starting to get bored, the week after Christmas can feel like an anti-climax until the New Year celebrations begin. One idea to beat the post-Christmas blues is to hire a car and explore somewhere you may not have been before. This somewhere…




3 Reasons Not To Take A 4×4 Hire Car Off-Road

As winter approaches it is likely that the weather will start to get a bit rough at times and we may even start getting some snowfall soon, so it is worth knowing where you stand if you’re thinking of hiring a 4×4 A 4×4 car does offer several advantages over conventional 2 wheel drive cars…




Are You Taking Out Car Hire Excess Insurance This Christmas & New Year?

Most car hire companies offer you the option of reducing the excess you are liable to pay in the event of an accident. While many people choose not to pay a small amount extra for the cover it can save a fortune if the worst was to happen and you damage the car. With the…