Category: Car Rental and Driving

Renting a car and driving in Mauritius

Driving on the island of Mauritius among tourists we found is not a common practice and with good reason. The roads are in good condition, but narrow with lots of twists and turns and driving is on the left hand side of the road, opposite the way most of the world drives.

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Getting from Rome to San Giovanni Rotondo (Padre Pio Shrine) in Italy

  This place of religious devotion in Italy’s Southern Puglia region should attract so much tourism and pilgrimage. The Capuchin monk who lived here was and continues to be a revered figure and a source of discussion, but the shrine is a must see for many people visiting Italy.

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Dealing with electronic tolls and rental cars on Portugal’s highways

  Portugal’s electronic toll system has been causing frustrations for tourists and locals alike since 2013. Even now confusion persists mostly for the short term visitor because the electronic bill must be paid in very roundabout ways. 

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We hope you take full advantage of the Amalfi Coast, here’s our best tips:

  One of Italy’s most memorable coastlines is often one of the least well explored. That is to say many travelers speak of the Amalfi coast, yet only end up exploring a simple section or seeing it from the vantage point of one town or a guided tour or even a ferry ride. The Amalfi …

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