Pitfalls of Booking Ground Transportation Through an App

Using an app on your phone makes life so easy…doesn’t it? Using the app may not get you what you want though. In ground transportation there are many factors to consider besides just price. You want a vehicle that is operated by a safe driver and the vehicle to meet…

How the CTS Blog Helped Plan the Perfect Proposal

What will you find in the Chicagoland Transportation Solutions blog? After writing over 200 blog articles since we started our blog, we think it’s time to step back and look at what we’ve covered. What do we write about and why? What do people have to say about it? We’re…

4 Reasons Not to be Alone at the Game

Everyone enjoys a good game but having more people makes it even more fun! Now that baseball season is in full swing, it’s time to think about attending a game or two or a dozen. What is better than an afternoon or evening sitting in the stands watching your favorite…

Labor Day in Chicago: What you should and shouldn’t do

The essential things you should and should not do over Labor Day Weekend in Chicago There is a ton going on in the Windy City over the long weekend. We’ve narrowed it down to a list of the basic things you should do and the things you should avoid to…

Whether or Not to Weather the Storm (on Your Group Tour)

How to Make the Most of Group Tours Regardless of the Weather Conditions I speak from experience on this one. To give you a little background, I arrived with my group in Krakow, Poland after an overnight train ride of 9 hours from Berlin, Germany. Aboard the train we had…

Using a mobile transportation booking app not always the best idea

In transportation, there are many mobile apps to choose from with one leading the way. There are apps that are operated by a third party that own no vehicles and others that are owned by transportation companies that have a full fleet. These apps may make getting a sedan or…

Disney makes a Mistake in Ground Transportation

You don’t hear ‘Disney makes a mistake’ too often Before I upset all of my friends who love Disney; let me start by saying that I love Disney too. I always admire, every time I go to Walt Disney World, the transportation network they operate every day of the year….

A Tea Set, a Sword, and Everything Else in My Travel Journal

How to make your travel journal a one-of-a-kind souvenir Keeping a travel journal strikes many people as something they wouldn’t do for a number of reasons. However, keeping a travel journal is something everyone can (and should) do! It helps you recount stories of your travels to friends and family…