Packing for Your Bus Trip – 5 Bus Travel Tips and Tricks to Make Your Ride Smooth

Packing for Your Bus Trip – 5 Bus Travel Tips and Tricks to Make Your Ride Smooth

Planning for a trip is always exciting, especially when friends or family are coming along. If you’re bringing a large group of people on a weekend getaway or taking a class of students on a fun field trip, you’re probably traveling by charter bus. Packing for a bus trip can be a little stressful. You’ll likely wonder what you should and shouldn’t bring. What are you going to need when traveling by charter bus? To get some ideas on how to pack for your bus trip, check out these five excellent bus travel tips below:

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Driving Around Buses And How to Stay Safe

Driving Around Buses And How to Stay Safe

When it comes to driving on the road, safety is our number one priority. At Chesapeake Charter, we want to get our customers to their destination safely and on time. However, this isn’t your average vehicle. Honestly, driving around buses isn’t a huge part of drivers’ education. So, for a quick review and to help spread driving safely around large vehicles, here is a breakdown of what you should know.

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3 Tips for Planning a Safe Vacation in 2021

3 Tips for Planning a Safe Vacation in 2021

In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic hit hard. With pandemic fatigue settled in, you’re left wondering, when will it be safe to travel again? Currently, it’s hard to say when things will get back to pre-Covid levels. Though travel is possible, it might look different going forward. As travel resumes in 2021, you want to make sure that you are traveling safely, consciously, and effectively. So, let’s talk about planning a safe vacation this year.

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The Best Places to Travel to Safely in 2021

The Best Places to Travel to Safely in 2021

With travel bans, quarantines, and closed borders, finding the best places to travel during the COVID-19 pandemic can be nearly impossible. Rather than the usual list of worldwide destinations, this list uncovers local vacation spots you may not have otherwise considered. The east coast of the United States offers a plethora of promising options. Whether you enjoy city strolls or beach bungalows, you are sure to find your next family vacation. Here are some of the best places to travel in 2021.

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How to Set Your Achievable New Travel Goals for 2021

How to Set Your Achievable New Travel Goals for 2021

Does this “new normal” mean the only travel plans you can make are to your closest grocery store? The spread of COVID-19 has caused us to retreat and do everything in our homes. What you need is a change of scenery—a place to sit back, prop your legs up, and enjoy the beauty around you. So, as you cross off what’s left of 2020 on your calendar, here’s some tips to help plan your new travel goals for 2021.

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Chesapeake Charter’s Commitment to the AssurCLEAN Program

Chesapeake Charter’s Commitment to the AssurCLEAN Program

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic earlier this year, The United Motorcoach Association (UMA) has encouraged its members to participate in the AssurCLEAN program. Chesapeake Charter is a proud member of the UMA and an active participant in the AssurClean program. So, you can travel with us in confidence in a rapidly changing world. Continue on to learn more about the program and why it’s essential to the health of our customers and employees.

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Maryland Holiday Happenings You Need to Check Out This Year

Maryland Holiday Happenings You Need to Check Out This Year

If you love fall and the holidays just as much as we do, you know it’s not just a season but a feeling. Best of all, there are so many fun-packed fall activities to take part in with friends and family. Many of which are centered around social distancing and require proper precautions to keep everyone safe. From pumpkin patches and apple orchards to corn mazes and festivals, which activity are you most excited to check off the list first? To help, we’ve put together a list of family-friendly Maryland holiday happenings to pack your weekend.

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4 Field Trip Opportunities for Students in the Time of COVID-19

4 Field Trip Opportunities for Students in the Time of COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the lives of millions around the world. And needless to say, socialization and outdoor learning opportunities have taken a backseat. Luckily, there are plenty of ways for students (and parents) to get out of the house and experience a fun, engaging, and educational field trip. So, whether its a simple adventure in the park or a group trip to DC, gather a small group and check out some field trip opportunities for students below.

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Choosing the Right Charter Bus for Your Group

Choosing the Right Charter Bus for Your Group

Traveling with a group isn’t just about reaching the destination – it’s also about the experience and enjoying every minute of your trip. The best way to do that is to leave the stress of driving and navigation to a professional charter bus company, like Chesapeake Charter. In addition to our first-class customer service, we have a fleet of modern, well-maintained charter buses to suit every group and budget. Learn more about our fleet today.

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4 Tips for Planning a Family Reunion in DC

4 Tips for Planning a Family Reunion in DC

Family get-togethers not only rejuvenate old relationships but also help in maintaining an accurate family tree. Today, more families are opting for eventful get-togethers, such as road trips and multi-day camping trips. Needless to say, if you’re thinking of a similar family reunion in DC, you’ll need a lot more planning for a successful trip. So, before you go overboard with a reunion that only a few can afford, check out these four practical planning tips.

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