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Plane Seat Colours – Not all airline seats are blue

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Posted: September 21, 2020 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

If you’ve ever boarded a plane and wondered why the seats are almost always blue or grey, well wonder no more, we’ve looked at Europe’s leading airlines to uncover which conform to the ‘blue’ rule and which don’t and delve into the science behind plane seat colours.

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Sanitised Car Hire – WHO COVID-19 Guidelines

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Posted: June 30, 2020 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

We understand that whilst the excitement of a summer holiday is back on the radar after many countries have eased lockdown measures, many planning a summer getaway this year are nervous about how it might be different from before.

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Key Worker Car Hire Discount – Give Them a Break

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Posted: June 23, 2020 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

The Give Them a Break campaign is a volunteer led, not-for-profit initiative set up in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic to offer discounted holidays and travel to the UK’s key workers in addition to ties with their charity partner, the Family Holiday Association.

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Coronavirus: Is it safe to rent a car, how clean are they?

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Posted: May 05, 2020 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

Whilst flights have been grounded and holidays cancelled the world over, there will be a point in the not too distant future where restrictions are eased and we return to a ‘new-normal’. We don’t know what that looks like just yet, but people will travel again, holiday makers will fly, rent cars and they will experience different cultures, foods and places again.

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Travel between Australia and New Zealand to resume - Trans-Tasman Bubble

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Posted: May 05, 2020 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

The world has been shaken to its core by the coronavirus outbreak and the travel industry has been one of the hardest hit with international borders shut down and the aviation industry at a standstill. There are green shoots emerging however and recent discussions between Australia and New Zealand could see the countries agreeing to travel between the 2 countries as lockdown measures are eased.

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Royal Caribbean Cancels Dubai Cruise due to Coronavirus outbreak

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Posted: March 11, 2020 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

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Coronavirus – What happens if my travel plans are cancelled?

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Posted: February 29, 2020 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

If your holiday or flight is cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak, you should let us know as soon as possible to cancel your car rental. If your pickup date is more than 48 hours away, you can use our free cancellation policy to receive a full refund.

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Best time to rent a car

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Posted: February 24, 2020 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

Car hire prices can change on a daily basis and we’re often asked when is the best time to book car rental? We look at the reasons why prices change and offer tips to make sure you book your next car hire at the best time.

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Emovis Tag Promo Code

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Posted: February 19, 2020 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

Whether you are driving your own car or renting a car in Spain, France or Portugal, it’s highly likely that you will encounter some form of toll road on your journey and quite possibly many. We have negotiated a customer discount / promo code for the Emovis Tag that you can take advantage of.

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Automatic Driving Ban in Cyprus Implemented

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Posted: February 12, 2020 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

In an attempt to improve road safety in Cyprus, the government has launched a new regime designed to remove dangerous drivers from the road with immediate effect irrespective of other fines / penalties that might follow.

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Low emission car rental - which rental cars are eco-friendly?

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Posted: January 15, 2020 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

We’ve previously looked at eco-friendly hire cars in the UK and also asked the question why are there so few EV rental cars available and now it’s time to review Australia’s lowest emission rental cars.

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How to Survive a Long Distance Car Trip With Pets

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Posted: January 10, 2020 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

Have you been putting off a long distance car trip with your pet for fear it will end in shambles? While you may have heard of some disaster stories, chances are that things didn’t go according to plan because necessary preparations weren’t made.

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New Bristol Airport Car Hire Location - Moved

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Posted: December 19, 2019 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

If you’ve used car hire at Bristol airport before, you’ll remember that the rental agents were opposite the terminal building, no more than 20 steps, a zebra crossing and 200 yards of path separated you from Europcar, Hertz, Avis and Sixt at Bristol Airport.

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Netherlands to Cut Speed Limits to Reduce Emissions

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Posted: December 03, 2019 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

The Netherland is set to become the slowest country in the EU when it slashes speed limits from the current 130km/h limit on motorways to just 100km/h (62mph). In a reluctant move, the Dutch Prime Minister, Mark Rutte has announced plans to reduce speed limits on its motorways during the daytime in a desperate bid to meet EU pollution targets.

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Dart Charge in a rental car – Dartford Tunnel / QE2 Bridge

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Posted: November 13, 2019 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

If you hire a car in London, or elsewhere in the UK and drive to London, you need to know about the toll charge for using the Dartford Tunnel or the QE2 Bridge. Depending on which rental agent you use will depend on how you need to pay the Dart Charge.

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Car Hire UK to France – Rental car on Eurotunnel?

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Posted: November 11, 2019 by Global Administrator | with 3 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

We’re often asked if you can hire a car in the UK and take it into France or further afield into mainland Europe. The simple answer is yes, however there are things you need to be aware of.

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Sightseeing in Alicante by bike - Bike tour

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Posted: November 05, 2019 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

Located on the Costa Blanca, and characterized by its white sandy beaches, Alicante is a top destination for holiday makers. The original name of the city, which has been inhabited for 7000 years was “Lucentum,” which translates as “City of Light”, and it’s no wonder why.

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Toll Roads in Iceland – Guide to Vaðlaheidi Tunnel

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Posted: November 01, 2019 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

Strictly speaking, there are no toll roads in Iceland, however there is a toll to pass through the Vaðlaheidi tunnel. The toll free ring road that circumnavigates Iceland is known as Route 1, Highway 1 or Road nr1, however you might see or hear it referred to as Hringvegurinn which translates to ‘Ring Road’ or can also be known locally as Þjóðvegurinn which translates to ‘the national road.

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Do you need an international driving permit in the USA?

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Posted: October 07, 2019 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

If you’re renting a car in the USA, you may need an international driving permit (IDP) depending on what state you plan to visit. Most US states do not require visitors to carry an international driving permit, however some do and you need to know before you arrive as you cannot arrange one on arrival, it has to be done in the country where your domestic license was issued.

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Driving in Europe after Brexit – You may need an international driving permit

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Posted: October 04, 2019 by Global Administrator | with 0 comments
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Founder, ideas guy, IT specialist. Scott founded Rhinocarhire.com way back in 2007 and has steered the ship to where it is today, an award-winning car rental broker that has stood the test of time.

If the UK crashes out of the EU without a deal on October 31st 2019, you may require an international driving permit to drive in some countries in Europe. It’s looking increasingly likely that any decision / announcement is going to go down to the wire leaving those with travel plans in Europe shortly after little choice by to apply for an international driving permit.

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Last updated: Friday, July 10, 2020