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5 Stress-Free Trips for Memorial Day Getaways

Memorial Day is the official kick-off to summer. Most Americans are already planning their weekend-long getaways and vacations. It'll be a busy Memorial Day weekend since most of them will be traveling to barbecues and beaches across the country. There will be millions of travelers on the road and in the air. Here are some tips to keep in mind to make your Memorial Day weekend as affordable and stress-free as possible.

Time Your Trip Accurately

Don't take off during peak travel times, when everyone is on the road. Leave for your trip as early as possible. Leave on a Friday morning, or wait until Friday evening or Saturday morning if you're not ready to take off. During your trip, you're likely to miss traffic if you return home Sunday morning or Monday morning rather until waiting until Monday evening when it's also known as rush hour. If you're flying out, find out the peak and off-peak times.

Allow More Time Than What You Need

Even if you're traveling during an off-peak time, it doesn't hurt to get an early start on your trip. Whether that involves waking up earlier in the day or showing up an hour earlier at the airport. Either way, you should arrive earlier at your destination and have more time on your hands than to miss your vacation altogether.

Arrive at the Airport Prepared

Make sure that you have all the information you need, including your boarding pass, forms of identification, and a passport, if you're taking an international flight. Check out the list of items that are prohibited on flights on the TSA website. Sign up for TSA PreCheck to reduce your wait in the TSA line. Make sure your smartphone is charged so that you don't miss any changes on the status of your flight.

Pack Lightly

If you're flying out on Memorial Day weekend, save yourself the hassle of checking in luggage by just bringing a carry-on bag. This way you'll avoid the fees, long lines, and wait times associated with checking in luggage. You'll also avoid the potential risk of the airline losing your luggage and running the time you planned for your weekend getaway.

Find Local Destinations

You don't have to spend a lot of money to enjoy your Memorial Day weekend. If you're taking a trip out of town, you can save time and money by finding local destinations that aren't far from home. You can take an entertaining day trip, overnight stay, or a weekend getaway with your family. There are plenty of free things that you can do, such as watching the fireworks or taking a swim in the local river.

One of those states that have free activities and entertainment could be Connecticut. Whether you reside in Connecticut or you're traveling there, our Connecticut limo service can help reduce the stress associated with traveling.

Our Connecticut car service has professional and knowledgeable chauffeurs that provide a comfortable and safe driving experience. Book your services ahead of time so you'll be prepared for Memorial Day weekend.

Elite Limousine has been serving the community for more than 34 years. Whatever ride you need and wherever you need it, you can always count on us when it comes to reliable transportation solutions. We offer a complete range of luxury car services for any day and occasion. Our vehicles come with seamless integration of state-of-the-art technologies, real-time car tracking, WiFi, GPS navigation, and online mobile reservations. Our chauffeurs are certified professionals that enjoy making your trip enjoyable and comfortable.

Elite Limousine provides the best Memorial Day limo service. 

Posted on Apr 03 2019

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