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As anyone with severe food allergies knows, meandering along the streets of a city and dropping into a restaurant that looks or smells delicious isn’t the safest way to travel. Choose a place where staff isn’t allergy-aware (or, worse, are allergy-intolerant) could mean eating hospital food the rest of your trip. And that worry may […]

Things To Do: 24 Hours in Chicago

Chicago. The Windy City. A changing landscape from winter to summer makes Chicago one of the most captivating cities to visit regardless of time of year. Rich with art and culture as well as a fantastic food and drink scene, the lakefront city has a lot to offer. Getting into Chicago Chicago’s airports are known […]

Things to Do: Top 5 Nightlife Spots in Washington DC

Bordered by Dupont Circle, Embassy Row, and Woodley Park, Adams Morgan is one of Washington DC’s most eclectic neighborhoods. This small, colorful area is known for its nightlife, and parking can be a bit of a hassle, especially if you’re unfamiliar with the area. You won’t want to waste time hoofing it for blocks because […]

Top Five Kid-Friendly Spots to Visit in Brooklyn

Just across the river from the concrete jungle of Manhattan is a wonderland called Brooklyn. One of New York City’s five boroughs, Brooklyn is known for amazing family-friendly places to explore, but you won’t get to all these gems on foot or by bus. Brooklyn’s parking is notoriously impossible, and taking public transit can exhaust […]

How Ride-Sharing with Uber Can Help Aging Riders

More than one in five older Americans are no longer able to drive, and more than half of them stay home because they lack transportation options, according to the American Public Transportation Association. Even if public transportation is available, many seniors are unable to get to a bus stop or subway station or may need […]

Visit These Popular Chicago Museums for Free

They say the best things in life are free, which makes admission-free opportunities to explore Chicago’s most popular museums—some of which typically come with a price tag that can be inhibitive for those on a budget—a real no-brainer. Don’t miss your chance to check out these six museums in the city without paying a dime; […]

24 Hours in a City: Making the Most of Your Short Time in Miami

More than 400,000 people live in Miami proper, and many more come to visit each year. The city itself is essentially two separate entities: Miami, with its businesslike and austere appearance, and Miami Beach, the party capital of South Florida. If you happen to have just 24 hours in this beautiful strip of barrier beach, […]

Tips for Business Travelers Attending Conventions in NYC

Major convention cities like New York City attract thousands of businesspeople in need of transportation not only to the event itself, but also to restaurants and nightspots. Whether you live in NYC or can travel there to take advantage of the biggest conventions of the year, the heightened demand for Uber service can boost your […]

5 Benefits of Carpooling Using uberPOOL

By now, you’ve probably experienced, or at least heard of, the many perks of using Uber. After all, more than 8 million users have taken 1 billion rides with Uber (and counting!). But do you know about uberPOOL, which lets you share your ride—and split the cost—with other riders who are taking a similar route? […]

Fall Events and Festivals in Las Vegas with Uber

Las Vegas is putting its hot, sizzling days of summer to rest, and that means it’s time for fall festival season. Milder, more manageable temperatures draw locals outside and encourage visitors to venture beyond the pool. Unsurprisingly, there are a number of events in the fall, making it an ideal time for people to utilize […]