If you thought scooters were just for kids, it’s time to rethink this form of transportation. Electric scooters are roaring to life and providing a greener alternative to cars.
Like bikes, scooters are traditionally manual — you are the fuel source. While this is a great way to burn calories while doing something productive, it can be inefficient and leave you looking like a sweaty mess if you’re commuting to work. Get a little extra help from an electric motor to make your next ride a breeze.
Most states require bicycles — electric or not — to ride on the street but some scooters are sidewalk safe. Scooters are a portable alternative to bikes and a more stable choice than skateboards — they combine the best of these modes of transportation and save on both gas money and bus fare.
Of course, an electric scooter is not the right choice for every commute. Most electric vehicles — be they bikes or scooters — have a limited range. Consider your round-trip mileage as well as your charging options. Scooters are slim by design, so they’re probably not the best bet if you need to carry more equipment than will fit in a small backpack.
Still, electric scooters are making tracks on the alternative transportation scene and may just start popping up around your neighborhood.
Santa Monica, California, has such an incredible array of restaurants and bars, it can be difficult to choose one. Rustic Canyon on Wilshire Boulevard makes it easy to decide; the restaurant manages to clearly set itself apart from the rest.
While your first inclination might be panic when you map out the various appointments and meetings on your upcoming business trip, relax. Trust us, a rental car has you covered.
Many travelers are exchanging their regular home lives for a more exciting life abroad. However, no matter where in the world you visit, money is needed to live a comfortable life. Gaining work experience abroad can diversity a resume and open opportunities worldwide. For travelers who wish to live a more nomadic lifestyle, getting a short-term job in a country is also a great option. This will ensure travelers have enough money to get by and give them experience. Before leaving for a country or while in a foreign land, travelers can use the internet to find jobs or local resources.
One of the best ways to experience and learn more about a culture is by looking for and picking through the local markets. Depending on the destination, markets can be found in the out-of-the-way nooks and crannies of larger cities or can function as attractions on their own merit.
Beyond being a major hub in the global transportation network, Hartsfield-Jackson is also proud to be a major hub for exciting, high-quality retail options through our award-winning concessions program, ATL Skypointe.