What if all Americans traveled by bus? – The Greenest Way to Travel

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Do you want to do your fair bit for the environment? Then try rethinking your commutes and long-distance trips and take the bus instead.

Knowing that buses are the greenest way to travel, we asked ourselves the question:

What if all Americans ditched their automobiles and instead traveled by bus?

The results are staggering.

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Cyber Monday Bus Tickets Sale

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If Black Friday wasn’t enough, a new weeks begins with even more amazing offers!

You can now take advantage of Cyber Monday and save big on bus travel. Leading the charge is Greyhound, who just announced huge savings beginning at 7:00am on November 28th. But others also followed suit and are offering great discounts across the board.

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Make the most of your Thanksgiving bus trip!

The Guide to the Perfect Thanksgiving Bus TripWith Thanksgiving around the corner, as many as 540,000 passengers will be traveling by bus (that’s Greyhound alone) to see their families. Some journeys will be long but if you follow a couple of simple steps, they will definitely be easier to handle.

We have put together a list of insider tips to let you enjoy your Thanksgiving bus ride as much as the destination! Continue reading

The Bus Poets Society – Bus rides that inspire generations

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Although we now live in a time when ultra modern buses (with 21st century features such as free WiFi, power plugs, etc.) zoom down the nation’s interstates, traveling by bus is still seen -quite unfairly, we might add- as the black sheep of intercity travel.

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… And WiFi for all! – How Bus WiFi actually works

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Nowadays, intercity buses are packed full of on-board features and amenities. Comfy seats, extra legroom, online booking and even power plugs and USB ports to charge your electronic devices. Yet the feature that has everyone talking and that has put buses back in the game is none other than the mighty bus WiFi access.
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The Best West Coast Festivals and How to Get There

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It’s not every year that two of the greatest indie acts come back from an artistic break to wow the crowds again. This year Radiohead surprised the world by delivering one of 2016’s most beautiful soundtracks after a five-year hiatus, while LCD Soundsystem decided to get back to what they do best after officially breaking up in 2011.

Easy to see why thousands will be flooding to San Francisco and L.A. The question is, do they know what the best and cheapest way to get there is?
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The CheckMyBus Guide to the 2016 All-Star Game

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There is something memorable about each All-Star Weekend but this year one of America’s most beautiful stadiums will be the perfect backdrop to find out whether the NL can break the AL‘s 3-year winning streak. If you’re traveling to San Diego and want to know what the cheapest way to get there is and what to do once you’re at petco park, keep on reading! Continue reading