News - BeDriven® - BeDriven® http://www.bedriven.com Sun, 20 May 2018 09:54:10 +0000 en-gb Things to do in Boston Logan Airport http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/203-boston-logan-airport-transportation http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/203-boston-logan-airport-transportation Boston Logan airport transportation

Most people don’t visit an airport for fun. These establishments are just stop-points that people hurry to get out of. But if you arrive early or have a delayed flight, you might be looking for entertainment options while waiting. At Be Driven, we provide regular Boston Logan airport transportation, so we’re very familiar with this airport. Here are some things travelers can do to keep boredom at bay. 

What do you need to know about Boston International Airport?

 This is one of the busiest airports in America, especially during holiday season. It’s located in East Boston, just a few miles from downtown so it’s easily reachable. Boston International acts as a hub for Delta Airlines and is a major focus for JetBlue. There are 4 terminals with a combined total of over a 100 boarding gates. All terminals are connected via walkways and there’s a regular shuttle service within the airport. People on connecting flights don’t have to rush from one end to another; a shuttle will comfortably transport them.

What can you do at after airport transfer in Boston has dropped you off?

 Logan is a big establishment with many options for travelers. You have complimentary Wi-Fi access, so finding a comfortable seat and settling down to watch movies is easy. Most people prefer it over exploring this airport. But there are many interesting things to do here and we have listed some of them:

  • Eating options – There are many great restaurants and cafes within the airport, which is why we encourage travelers to explore. Logan Sea Foods is a popular choice. This restaurant has been around for a long time, offering excellent dishes prepared from fresh produce. This establishment is located in Terminals A, B, and C. Other local treasures are Dine Boston Café, Stephanie’s, Bonfire by celebrity chef Todd English, or similar establishments. All of these options offer delicious food. There are also your typical fast food joints scattered around.
  • Drink – Boston has some great craft breweries; you can sample some of their fare at establishments like Boston Beer Works or Harpoon. If you’re more interested in wines, try Vino Volo at Terminal A.

We at Be Driven offer a safe and reliable Boston Logan airport transportation, just fill in this contact us form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. If you require an immediate response, give us a call at 1 800 233 7483.

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juan.ayala@webtilia.com (Be Driven Administrator) News Tue, 15 May 2018 20:52:35 +0000
Coach Charter Bus Fun Activities http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/202-coach-charter-service-in-boston http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/202-coach-charter-service-in-boston coach charter service in boston

Long-distance travel by bus can be surprisingly fun if you’re prepared. You don’t need to spend the entire trip staring out of a window. This is a great time to have some fun, socialize with fellow travelers, and make the most of the time you have. At Be Driven, we provide regular coach charter service in Boston and know just how easy it is to have fun on a bus. Here are some tips that can help:

Bring entertainment

 Thanks to modern technology, there’s no shortage of entertainment options available, even if you can't access the internet. Having multiple entertainment options is a good idea so if you get bored of one thing, you can switch to another. We recommend music, downloaded videos, an e-book reader with interesting books, games, or even a sketch pad and pencil.

Play cards

 Card games are fun, especially if there are many players involved. Ask fellow travelers if they might be interested in some games. If they’re not, there are many solo card games that can keep you engaged for hours. Card games are available on mobile, laptops, or tablets as well.

Try something creative on a coach charter in Boston

 You can knit, crochet, write stories or poetry, or do something similarly creative during long-distance travel. This is the perfect way to keep the mind engaged because you’re learning or practicing a skill. Some of these creative ventures don’t even require many supplies. A small notebook and a pen are all you need to write or sketch, both of which are engaging activities.

Talk to people

 Making new friends or acquaintances is a perfect way to spend a long journey. This is especially beneficial if you’re traveling alone in another country. Many new visitors to Boston make friends on such trips, and sometimes these friendships can last for years.

Sneak in a nap

 Most people sacrifice sleep because of the chaotic modern lifestyle. This is especially common with young professionals and college students. Travel is the perfect time to catch up on some of that sleep deficit. Put in some earplugs, which will block out the noise. You’ll feel refreshed for your trip.

We at Be Driven offer a safe and reliable coach charter Boston, just fill in this contact us form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. If you require an immediate response, give us a call at 1 800 233 7483.

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juan.ayala@webtilia.com (Be Driven Administrator) News Tue, 15 May 2018 20:26:38 +0000
Corporate Shuttle to Airport http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/201-corporate-commuter-shuttle-services http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/201-corporate-commuter-shuttle-services corporate commuter shuttle services

Airport transportation can be complicated, especially to large airports that are like small, self-contained towns. It’s easy to get lost, become trapped in traffic, and miss a flight. Missing a flight heading for a vacation destination is problematic, but missing one for a business meeting can be worse.

That’s why it’s important to choose reliable corporate commuter shuttle services. These services ensure you reach the airport on time but in comfort. At Be Driven, we provide timely services, as we’re familiar with the airport as well as all major routes leading to it.

What is corporate shuttle Boston?

A corporate shuttle service picks up travelers from pre-determined locations and drops them off at the airport. These services are operated regularly on a fixed schedule so if you miss one, you can catch the next shuttle without experiencing many delays. Corporate transports are great for business travelers, ensuring travelers don’t have to rely on public transport or taxi cabs.

A shuttle is also a good option for people traveling in groups. Everyone can stay together, ensuring no one is left behind or delayed. Buses can pick people up from different locations or wait for different flights to land, which helps keep a group together during their journey.

Why is corporate shuttle Boston a good choice?

There are many reasons why booking a corporate shuttle is a better alternative to private cars or public transport and here are some of them:

  • Affordable – Taxis and private transport are more expensive than shuttle rides. You only pay for a single seat instead of an entire vehicle, which makes this an appealing option for individual travelers.
  • Booking in advance – This vehicle can be booked several days in advance, which means you don’t have to make any last minute arrangements or deal with uncertainty. Most corporate commuter shuttle services don’t cancel at the last minute like cabs are liable to do.
  • Additional luggage space – Buses have ample luggage space, so you can carry large suitcases without worry.
  • Experienced drivers – Professionals shuttle drivers are familiar with the airport drop off or pick up locations. They also know the quickest routes and are aware of latest traffic conditions.

We at Be Driven offer a safe and reliable corporate shuttle Boston, just fill in this contact us form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. If you require an immediate response, give us a call at 1 800 233 7483.

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juan.ayala@webtilia.com (Be Driven Administrator) News Tue, 15 May 2018 20:20:31 +0000
How Frequently Should I get Car Service? http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/196-boston-car-service http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/196-boston-car-service boston car service

Cars have several moving parts and components so it’s important to ensure they’re well-maintained. Here are some tips that can help you keep your vehicle in a great condition through Boston car service:

1. Always hire an expert

Instead of hiring relying on DIY repairs or maintenance, hire an expert with experience in this field. They are trained to identify problems, come up with solutions, and implement them carefully. Experts will also have access to good quality spare parts or replacements.

2. Don’t delay

Some car owners don’t take their vehicle to a mechanic unless there’s something wrong with it. They don’t carry out regular maintenance, which can take its toll. Delaying repairs or maintenance can only cause the more problems. Regular maintenance might appear expensive at first glance, but can help you save money.

3. Look at the manufacturer’s instructions

A manufacturer will provide a detailed guideline on how often your car needs maintenance. Dealerships and experienced mechanics can also advise based on your vehicle’s age, make, current condition, etc. As a general rule, car manufacturers recommend performing a maintenance check every year. A new car should get a maintenance check every 600 miles. Experts recommend a check every six months for cars with lower mileage.

4. Different parts of the car need to be checked at different intervals

Some aspects of your car aren’t included in regular maintenance or have specific requirements. Trained experts get a long checklist from manufacturers. They will tick off every item in the list during the check. Things like oil and oil filters need to be changed every 3,000 miles.

Different features of the vehicle like hydraulic fluid, gear oil, air filter, fuel filter, etc, also need attention. A skilled technician will examine all of these components and replace damaged parts. Technicians usually perform a general inspection but you can request checking a specific aspect of your vehicle.

When your car is being serviced, hiring Be Driven’s Boston car service is a great way to commute from and to work or wherever else you need to go.  It's like having your own car for the duration of time that your car maintenance is getting done.

We at Be Driven offer a safe and reliable Boston car service, just fill in this contact us form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. If you require an immediate response, give us a call at 1 800 233 7483.

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juan.ayala@webtilia.com (Be Driven Administrator) News Mon, 19 Mar 2018 15:06:29 +0000
Events for Booking a Limousine http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/195-limo-service-boston http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/195-limo-service-boston limo service in Boston

There’s something special about luxury vehicles like limousines. Their interiors are spacious, comfortable, and luxurious, ideal for long-distance travel, while exteriors are designed to impress, catching the eye of everyone on the road. At Be Driven, we provide an efficient limo service in Boston. Our company owns a large fleet of well-maintained vehicles suitable for different events. Here’s a list of events to book a limousine for:

1. Wedding

A Boston limousine is the best vehicle for a wedding because of its size. It can accommodate the entire bridal party and the bride’s dress. You won’t need to worry about your dress becoming trapped in the door or your bride’s maids being left behind. Limousines also have water and a wet bar so you’re pampered on the way to your wedding venue.

2. Proms

Proms are special events, a milestone people remember for a lifetime. Why not make it extra special with a limousine in Boston? Your child and their friends can travel in comfort and safety to their prom while enjoying the luxurious environment of the vehicle. Our driver can also bring the children home safely after prom is over.

3. Milestones

Personal milestones like 16th or 21st birthdays, anniversaries, graduation, engagements are events worth celebrating. Hiring a limousine is a great way to add a special touch to the milestone. Whether you’re taking your spouse out for dinner or taking a recent graduate to a graduation party, a limousine is a good transportation choice.

4. Corporate events

Businesses arrange for corporate events because they want to reward their employees. Trips to golf courses, wineries, resorts, etc, can help employees relax, feel appreciated, and socialize in a casual setting. You can pamper your staff during their trip by hiring a Boston limousine. They will be comfortable, warm, and can access refreshments. A luxury vehicle shows you have gone out of your way to make the trip memorable and they will appreciate it.

5. Romantic dates

You need not wait until an anniversary or special days to hire a limo. Some couples book limos for dates and romantic outings just because they want to surprise their partners.

We at Be Driven offer safe and reliable limo service in Boston, just fill in this contact us form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. If you require an immediate response, give us a call at 1 800 233 7483.

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juan.ayala@webtilia.com (Be Driven Administrator) News Tue, 13 Mar 2018 21:21:00 +0000
Winter activities for Kids in North of Boston http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/194-north-shore-transportation-company http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/194-north-shore-transportation-company North Shore transportation company

It’s difficult to keep kids entertained during the winter time, especially if they have to stay indoors. Parents want to protect their child from icy temperatures but staying inside isn't fun for outgoing, adventurous kids. At Be Driven, we encourage people to take their children out on short, entertaining, and educational trips. A reliable North Shore transportation company can help you with the trip. Here are recommendations for winter activities that can keep your children entertained during winter:

1. Explore winter landscape

Let kids play and walk around in beautiful snow-covered landscapes at Ravenswood Park in Gloucester. The park offers kid-friendly trails, walks, and stunning landscape views. The park’s Cape Ann Discovery Center is the perfect place to start. Kids can borrow a Discovery Detective Pack and explore the landscape fully.

2. Go ice skating

Winter is the best time for ice-skating. Bring your own skates or rent one at the M ST. The rink in Lynnfield. This rink is in the open-air shopping district called MarketStreet, which is a popular destination for children and adults alike.

3. Go to a tropical retreat

If your children are bored with snow and cold, head towards the Coco Key Water Park in Danvers. It can be found at the DoubleTree–Hilton Hotel and is a great break from icy winter temperatures. The indoor temperature is always a warm 84°F, which makes it the perfect place to swim, enjoy water slides, relax in cabanas, and forget about winter and cold for a while.

4. Visit animals

You need not avoid zoos during the winter. Several animals are still out and about, enjoying the snowy weather. North American river otters, black bears, snow leopards, wolves, etc, are active during the winter and Stone Zoo in Stoneham is a good place to visit them.

5. Skiing adventures

Skiing is a popular winter-time activity. Children can learn how to balance, navigate child-friendly slopes, and enjoy the adrenalin rush. Bradford Ski area in Bradford is ideal for people of different skill levels. Experienced skiers can tackle more difficult trials while novice skiers can learn the sport in safer, shallower trails. There’s something for everyone here.

We at Be Driven are a safe and reliable North Shore transportation company, just fill in this contact us form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. If you require an immediate response, call us at 1 800 233 7483.

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juan.ayala@webtilia.com (Be Driven Administrator) News Tue, 06 Mar 2018 22:10:00 +0000
Closing the deal: The importance of business travel http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/193-ground-transportation-services http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/193-ground-transportation-services ground transportation services

With an improvement in communications technology and the introduction of efficient video conferencing tools, many business owners and professionals have started to move away from business travel and rely solely on communications technology. At Be Driven, we believe this is a mistake and can impact business relationships. We have provided efficient ground transportation services for a long time and have several business clients who insist on the importance of business travel. Here are some reasons why this practice is still relevant:

1. Closing and signing a deal

Closing and signing any deal requires trust and face-to-face interaction. Prospective customers are much more likely to convert after face-to-face meetings and personal interactions. Many Fortune 100 companies don’t sign any deals or contracts unless the leaders of companies involved meet personally and come to a satisfactory agreement. Most businesses recover the travel expenses involved because nearly all personal and direct meetings result in a conversion.

2. Networking

Networking is an important aspect of running a business. You establish connections with industry influencers, leaders, competitors, prospective clients, etc. Networking does require one-on-one contact and a personal meeting, especially at the outset. Without this personal connection, it’s not easy to influence associates and parties you’re interested in.

Networking happens at events, conferences, client’s offices, and even over lunch or dinner meetings. It’s important to cultivate business relationships and that requires a personal trip to a different location. You can use ground transportation services to arrive at your location in style and make a good first impression on your connections.

3. Leadership

Leadership is about inspiring others to work hard, to succeed and commit to their work. A good leader earns people’s trust and confidence and builds authority in the industry. This isn’t easy to achieve, especially without personal presence and interaction. The human element is instrumental in establishing leadership, which is why it’s important for leaders to travel and communicate directly with people they wish to influence. Without this direct leadership, people won’t be able to connect with which will diminish your influence over your team, employees, and business connections. Direct and personal human interaction is essential if you want to run a successful business.

We at Be Driven provide safe and comfortable ground transportation services, just fill in this contact us form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. If you require an immediate response, give us a call at 1 800 233 7483.

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juan.ayala@webtilia.com (Be Driven Administrator) News Wed, 24 Jan 2018 15:58:00 +0000
Things to consider when hiring a tour bus transportation service http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/192-tour-bus-transportation-service http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/192-tour-bus-transportation-service tour bus transportation service

Tour buses are a great way to transport a large group of people because all travelers are together in one vehicle. You don’t have to deal with the hassle of keeping track of multiple vehicles and can ensure everyone reaches the destination on time. At Be Driven, we provide reliable and efficient tour bus transportation service in Boston. We have a good sized fleet of tour buses and can cater to traveling groups of different sizes. Here are some things to consider when you hire a tour bus transportation service:

1. Coach buses for large groups

Coach buses are big and comfortable. They can easily accommodate 47 to 57 people and offer a number of great amenities. These amenities include restrooms, sufficient luggage storage space, entertainment options like DVD video, television screens, etc. They also have large reclining seats that are more comfortable for long-distance travel.

However, these buses are quite large and can’t navigate easily within city limits. It’s not easy to find parking spaces for such large vehicles so the travelers are often forced to walk from the parking site to the destination, which can be inconvenient.

2. Mini coach buses for smaller groups

The buses are smaller in size and are suitable for groups of 40 people. They’re just as comfortable as large coach buses but usually don’t have a restroom on board. The driver will make regular stops during the trip to ensure passengers can use the restroom and stretch their legs. They also have comfortable reclining seats and entertainment systems and are suitable for intracity travel because they’re smaller in size.

However, these buses are still quite large and might not be able to reach some areas of the city without problems. You can discuss the advantages and disadvantages of hiring a mini coach bus with your tour bus transportation service before you make your decision.

3. Party or limo buses

These vehicles are similar to mini coaches and will accommodate the same number of people. However, they look like limos and are designated as “party” buses. They have a good entertainment system on board, a bar area, some room to dance, and monitors to watch entertainment on. These buses aren’t ideal for long-distance travel.

We at Be Driven provide a safe and comfortable tour bus transportation service, just fill in this contact us form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. If you require an immediate response, give us a call at 1 800 233 7483.

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juan.ayala@webtilia.com (Be Driven Administrator) News Mon, 22 Jan 2018 15:13:00 +0000
The importance of regular doctor appointments http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/191-patient-drop-off-and-pick-up-car-service http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/191-patient-drop-off-and-pick-up-car-service patient drop-off and pick up car service

Many people don’t visit the doctor and get regular checkups unless they are ill or there’s an emergency. This can prove to be detrimental to your health because some health problems develop over time and can easily go unnoticed. An average healthy adult should visit a doctor at least once a year for a checkup. This is especially important if you have chronic health problems or advanced in age.

 

Many people are willing to book appointments and visit the doctor regularly but don’t have access to safe and reliable transportation. At Be Driven, we provide patient drop-off and pick up car service so you can make it to your appointments on time. Here are some reasons why you should consider regular doctor’s appointments:

1. General good health

Doctors will help you maintain general good health by monitoring your weight, fitness, and other such factors. They will make sure you’re up to date on all your medications, nutrition, and vaccinations. Without this check, it’s easy to lose track of your health and that can lead to problems down the line.

2. Catching health problems early

Regular checkups can help catch a health problem early and get early treatment for it. That can help save your life and limit the damage to your body. Doctors can also provide preventative medication to help you avoid health problems you’re likely to develop due to genetic or lifestyle factors.

3. Knowing the numbers

Regular visits to the doctor ensure you know your numbers and that includes the nutritional values, cholesterol levels, blood pressure levels, blood sugar levels, etc. Regular checks help establish your baseline, which doctors can compare future reports to and decide if your health has improved or deteriorated over time.

This can also help establish a good relationship between doctor and patient. A good relationship means that the doctor is comfortably aware of your medical history and won’t hesitate to offer blunt and straightforward advice.

As you can see, there are several benefits of scheduling an appointment with your doctor at least once a year. You can hire our patient drop-off and pick up car service to make sure you reach the appointment on time.

We at Be Driven provide safe and comfortable hospital shuttles in Boston, just fill in this contact us form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. If you require an immediate response, give us a call at 1 800 233 7483.

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juan.ayala@webtilia.com (Be Driven Administrator) News Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:46:00 +0000
Intermodal Passenger Transport 101 http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/190-intermodal-passenger-transport http://www.bedriven.com/blog/item/190-intermodal-passenger-transport Intermodal Passenger Transport 101

Intermodal passenger transport is the method of using two or more different means of transport to reach the destination. This is usually done to reduce time and money spent on transport. The intermodal transport usually involves public transport rather than personal vehicles and can prove to be very convenient if planned correctly. At Be Driven, we often transport intermodal passenger clients to their next destination or point of transport so we know how it works.

Types of intermodal transport

There are two distinct forms of intermodal transport. One is urban mixed-mode commuting while the other is inter-regional mixed mode commuting. Most of our clients use the latter and hire car transportation services to connect them to an airport or railway station of their choice. Many transportation companies in Boston also provide urban mixed-mode commuting. They pick up clients from a designated spot and transport them to the destination. Clients usually arrive at the pick-up spot on bike or public transport. This is popular with college students and young professionals.

How do transportation companies in Boston help intermodal passengers?

Transportation companies offer a variety of options to passengers so travelers can choose what option suits them the best and decide accordingly. Here’s a brief look at the options available:

  • Regular cars - These cars can pick the passenger up at an airport, railway station, or a bus stop and transport them to the destination. This is a more expensive alternative to other forms of commute like bikes and local public transport, but it’s convenient for people who are in a hurry and want to get to the destination quickly. This is also a good option for long-distance travelers.
  • Shuttle service - Many transportation companies in Boston offer shuttle services to high-traffic destinations in the local area. For example, these companies provide shuttle services to local airports, tourist destinations, schools and universities, and railway stations. Shuttle services are more affordable and comfortable than hiring individual cars. They operate on a fixed schedule and travelers can easily reserve a seat online.

It’s important to plan the commute carefully to take full advantage of this system because it can prove to be more expensive and time-consuming if you don’t choose the right transport options.

We at Be Driven are considered one of the best transportation companies in Boston, just fill in this contact us form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. If you require an immediate response, give us a call at 1 800 233 7483.

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juan.ayala@webtilia.com (Be Driven Administrator) News Tue, 26 Dec 2017 19:53:00 +0000