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4 Tips for Reducing Airplane Travel Anxiety

Every year, a large number of people experience some level of anxiety during airline travel. It can make flying intimidating and inconvenient, but you shouldn’t allow it to keep you from flying altogether. At FLL Park Safe, we try to reduce stress related to worrying about the safety of your vehicle through our long-term airport parking service but would also like to try to give you strategies for addressing airplane anxiety. 


Travel Smart This Spring Break

Spring break, the coveted annual intermission for students across the country, is right around the corner. Spring break offers a great opportunity to leave behind the stress of daily life for a short period of time, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t take certain precautions when leaving on spring break. At FLL Park Safe, safety is always our top concern for our customers. It’s why we offer the best, most reliable airport and cruise ship parking services in Fort Lauderdale, and it’s why we want to share travel tips that will help you have a great vacation while staying safe. 


Choosing the Best Time to Cruise the Caribbean

Caribbean cruises are wonderful. The Caribbean is made up of thousands of islands which have a wide variety of different cultures. You can visit the sandy beaches of the Bahamas, eat the best French food outside of Paris at St. Barts or you can choose to visit the Cayman Islands to experience sublime snorkeling and scuba diving.

Due to its ideal weather, Caribbean cruises run year round and Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, FL is a great location from which to set off. So when is the best time to pack your bags and voyage to this tropical paradise? Your answer will probably depend on a couple of different factors, but no matter the time of year when you decide to go, FLL Park Safe provides the best Port Everglades cruise parking service.


7 Quick Tips for Saving Money When Purchasing Airline Tickets

At FLL Park Safe, we strive to provide you a great long-term airport parking option for the Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport (FLL) which is convenient, safe and secure. Not only do we desire to save our customers money through our affordable parking lot and free shuttles, we want you to save money when purchasing your plane tickets too. Here are 7 quick ways to save money when purchasing your next flight. 


A Guide to Drinking at the Airport

Let’s face it, airports are stressful. Despite the fact that your car’s security gives you comfort because you parked at FLL Park Safe’s airport parking service, there could be many other reasons you want a drink. Perhaps you have a long layover, your flight was delayed or canceled, your luggage was misplaced or maybe you’re just eager to get your vacation started. In any case, if you are a responsible adult, there should be nothing stopping you from wetting your whistle to ease your airport nerves.


Flying Tips for Avoiding Airplane Ear

Traveling is a delight and nothing beats the efficiency and convenience of traveling to far-off lands by airplane and knowing that your car is safely parked at FLL Park Safe’s airport parking lot. Despite this, perhaps your are still a little anxious for your flight because you, like so many others, suffer from airplane ear. If you’ve ever experienced this common travel discomfort, then you know it can really throw a wrench into your day. Here are some tips to avoid it.


5 Best Apps to use While Traveling Abroad

Traveling is fun, but the planning and organizing can be stressful. Staying organized can be even more difficult when you are traveling abroad. With everything going more digital, the day of carrying maps to navigate around cities are over. Below are the best apps to download before you go on your next trip so that you are prepared. If you are flying out of FLL Park Safe, don’t forget to book your airport parking!


10 Things to Do on a Long Layover

Do you have a long layover or did your flight get delayed, and now you’re stuck in the airport? Read below for ten things you can do at the airport to make the waiting more bearable. If you are flying out of FLL, don’t forget to book your long-term airport parking with FLL Park Safe!


Best Summer Travel Destinations in the USA

Do you want to travel this summer but want to stay in the United States? We’ve got you covered! Below are the best destinations to travel to over the next few months, and if you are traveling out of FLL, don’t forget to book your airport parking reservation at FLL Park Safe.


FLL Airport Guide

Here’s our complete guide to navigating the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. Complete with peak travel times, accommodations, the best places to eat, and more! 


Packing 101: How to Pack Light

I’m sure you hear it all the time “PACK LIGHT!” But, how exactly can you accomplish it, efficiently? With airlines raising fees for checked bags and the general inconvenience of lugging around the extra weight, we thought we’d offer our followers a guide to packing light. Here we go! Before you start the packing make sure you book your long-term airport parking with the best in Fort Lauderdale, FLL Park Safe! 


7 Healthy Snacks for Traveling

You’ve got your tickets, FLL airport parking booked, bags packed, but what about your snacks? If you’re a frequent flyer, then you know how important it is to pack some nibbles for your trip! Especially since the majority of airlines don’t serve meals on flights anymore and if they do it’s for a hefty additional fee. Not to mention if you dozed off during the in-flight service, you’re out of luck! So, before your next flight consider packing some of these healthy snacks.


7 Tips for Parking your RV at FLL Park Safe

As many of you may not know, FLL Park Safe is the ONLY lot in the FLL airport area that accommodates RVs, motorhomes, trailers and bus parking. Since this parking option has become higher in demand in Fort Lauderdale, FL, we thought we would provide some tips to our future RV goers on how they can effectively park their RV for long-term parking storage or short term parking storage. Here we go! 


How to Prep Your Car for FLL Long-Term Airport Parking

The holidays are here and airport travel is at its annual high. Will you be using long-term airport parking at FLL airport for your trip this holiday season? If so, here is how you can prepare your car for a safe and prepared stay.  


How FLL Park Safe Beats the Competition

At FLL Park Safe we know you have a lot of options when it comes to FLL long term airport parking. So, why choose us? For this month’s post we thought we’d let our customers do the talking and share with you their experiences with parking with us! 


8 Tips for Holiday Travel

If you haven’t booked your holiday travel yet, it’s time to stop procrastinating! As Thanksgiving approaches, flights are getting full and prices are sky rocketing. The same goes for Christmas travel, it’s never too early to book your flights! This also goes for all of your other accommodations like hotel, rental car and Fort Lauderdale airport parking. How can you prepare for your hoildday travel? Here's 8 simple steps!


4 Easy Steps to Organize Your Next Trip

Planning a trip can be exciting, but most of the time stressful. How can you eliminate stress while traveling? Being prepared and organizing the details beforehand can make your trip run much more smoothly. After you’ve taken the time off work and booked the flights, here’s what to do next. 


Top Family Vacations

Summer is passing right before our eyes, but it’s not too late to plan a family vacation! In fact, most travel sites say that the cheapest time to travel in the summer is in August and September. Whether you’re looking for a change of scenery, affordable destinations, or outdoor experiences, here are four different vacation ideas for your family!


8 Travel Tips to Make the Best of Your Trip.

Do you have a summer trip coming up? Whether you’re traveling close or far, on a plane or on a cruise, these tips will help make the best of your trip! Remember to book your cruise ship parking or long-term airport parking with the best, FLL Park Safe! 


Why park at FLL Park Safe on your next trip?

If you’re a new customer you might be wondering, why should I book with FLL Park Safe? It’s a good question to ask! For this month’s blog we’d like to take the opportunity to talk a little bit more about our business and why people are choosing us for their FLL airport parking. 


How to Save Money on your Next Trip

Traveling isn’t cheap. At FLL Park Safe we’re committed to providing our customers with an affordable option for airport parking. However, we can’t control the rest of your travel accommodations. That’s why we decided to dedicate this blog to tips on how to save money on your next trip.


What to Pack for your Next Cruise

Whether you’re a first time cruise ship passenger or a seasoned traveler, we’ve got the tips on how to pack for your next cruise ship. In the excitement of planning, it can be easy to forget the essentials. However, the key is to pack light! So skip the bathrobe and beach towel (most cruise lines provide these) and remember to pack these items: 


Spring Break Travel Safety Tips

It’s almost that time again, travel fans! Spring Break is quickly approaching, so you’re probably already well into the planning stages of your big trip this year. Whether you plan on spending time on one of the many beaches here in the Fort Lauderdale area, enjoying the wildlife in the nearby Everglades, or taking off on one of the many cruises that port here in Fort Lauderdale, we’ve got tips on how to ensure the safety of yourself and your belongings.


Tips for Traveling with Kids

Traveling with kids is never an easy task. It takes a lot of planning, preparation, and patience. Here are some tips that will help prepare you and your children for a safe and smooth trip.


Where to Take a Vacation this Winter

Now that the holidays are over and the Christmas travel bustle has died down, you might find yourself planning your next getaway. Whether it’s a tropical cruise or a skiing trip, we’ve got the dish on some of the best locations to visit.


Is a Trip on a Large Cruise Ship the Choice for You?

In the world of cruise liners there are ships of all shapes and sizes, with varying levels of serenity and excitement. FLL Park Safe would like to make your decision process between big and small cruise liners an easy one, with our top 5 reasons why a large cruise ship may be the right cruise for you. 


Painlessly Breeze Through Airport Security

If you’ve been keeping up with our blogs (thank you for that) you will know that one of our biggest concerns at FLL Parksafe for our clients coming in and out of Fort Lauderdale, is making their trips easier. We like to think that a reservation with the safest airport parking business in the country is step one on the road to leisurely travel, but what about the dreaded security checkpoint at the airport terminal? Today we will be going over the 6 steps for painlessly breezing through airport security…


Fall Cruises Out of Fort Lauderdale

One of our favorite times of the year here at FLL Parksafe is Autumn… The leaves change color and the cool Autumn winds begin to blow, reflecting the passage from Summer to Fall. With that in mind we thought it a great opportunity to tell you, our customers, about some of the best cruises leaving Fort Lauderdale these next few months. And also to provide you with a few pro’s and con’s for winter travel… 


10 Best Ways: To Deter Vehicle Theft

Vehicle thefts take place when you least expect them. Studies have shown that every 44 seconds another car is stolen in the United States, and most of these thefts can be chalked up to OWNER ERROR. A professional Chop Shop (illegal garage where your car is broken down for parts) can disassemble a vehicle in under 30 minutes, and then your pride and joy is shipped all over the country on websites like Ebay Motors. If this sounds a bit unreal or shocking, that’s because the truth is often scarier than fiction.

Enough lead up… Lets jump into the 10 Best Ways: To Deter Vehicle Theft! 


How to Treat Sun Burns

Last month on our blog we talked about sunscreen and sunburn prevention. If you are travelling to or from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, chances are you will encounter some sun. Perhaps even more so if you are travelling someplace warmer and sunnier . . . like if you are going on a cruise. Long term parking is a handy way to start out your trip, but to stay comfortable—and pain-free—during your trip, chances are you are going to need sunblock. But what do you do if you don’t apply enough or forget it all together?


Preventing Sun Burns

Summer is here. If you are travelling to or from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, chances are you will encounter some sun. Perhaps even more so if you are travelling someplace even warmer and sunnier like if you are going on a cruise. Long term parking in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is a handy way to start out your trip, but to stay comfortable—and pain-free—during your trip, chances are you are going to need sunblock.

 

Below are some tips for preventing sunburns and absorbing UVA and UVB rays that cause cancer.


Tips for Traveling Overseas

Airport parking is a great way to start out any trip from Fort Lauderdale, Florida. But what about more specific advice for traveling to other countries? In this list of overseas travel tips, learn where to renew a passport, which vaccines are recommended for which countries and where to find travel safety resources.


Keep Children Entertained, Long Term Parking Tips

Using long term parking in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is a great way to start a trip. Be aware, after using long term parking, there is a wait to be taken to the airport, more waiting in lines at the airport, waiting to board, waiting in another line, waiting for take-off and during the travel time, and waiting to land. This is enough to cause any adult’s eyes to glaze over and cause numbing boredom, but the endless waiting can be too much for a child. Whether this causes whininess, excessive chatter, screaming children that you have to chase after, or the, “Are we there yet?” broken record that annoys you to no end, we have some tips to entertain and divert the attention of bored, little ones. Some of these ideas are age specific, while others employ technology.


FLL Park Safe Tip: Reduce Foot Swelling When Flying

After taking care of reservations and tickets, airport parking, and security what more is there to think about when flying from Fort Lauderdale, Florida? If you are one of many who suffer from foot swelling when flying, that is a huge discomfort to consider. Swollen feet make flight unpleasant and painful. For those who continue to have swollen feet and ankles after landing, that can make a vacation or business trip uncomfortable as well.


Make Travel Pleasant with Cruise Ship Parking

After taking care of cruise ship parking, reservations and tickets, what more is there to think about? There are a lot of things to consider and pack, which might feel overwhelming if one has never been on a cruise. Or if one has, use the list below as a guide so essential items are not forgotten.


Sea Sickness: Cruise Ship Parking is Easy

Ahoy! You’ve bought the ticket, parked your car in the cruise ship parking at one of FLL Park Safe’s locations in Florida, and then climb aboard your ship to begin your tropical vacation only to find out . . . the food, the smells, the sway of the ship on the water—it’s all too much. You have sea sickness!

If you know ahead of time you are susceptible to motion sickness and sea sickness, be prepared for your trip with traditional sailor’s remedies—or more modern ones. Here are some preventative measures:


Top 10 Airport Restaurants Around the United States

Here is a list of some travelers' favorite airport restaurant destinations around the United States according to USA Today. Whether you are waiting through a long layover, have recently arrived from a lengthy flight, or just gotten in after long term parking, food is going to be on your mind.


5 Tips For Parking Your Car Long-Term

While we pride ourselves on keeping your vehicle safe for extended periods of time when you leave it with FLL Park Safe, we still love to offer tips for happy traveling! Here are a few things to take care of before parking your car long-term that will make your return a pleasant one.
 


Fort Lauderdale Fun

Here is a list of fun things that the Fort Lauderdale area has to offer! Whether in Fort Lauderdale, Florida to use the long term parking or it is the starting point, or destination of a trip, there are fun sites you won't want to miss.


How to Prevent Car Break-Ins

Long term parking is a safe, reliable service for those who are departing from the Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport. Even so, there are actions a car owner can make to ensure his or her vehicle less enticing to thiefs. Here are some helpful tips that can prevent you from being a victim of a car break-in.


Are Airport Parking Companies Safe?

Using a long term parking service like the one we offer near the Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport is safe, convenient and affordable. Although our track record speaks for itself, a lot of people have concerns about how safe their car is when they travel on vacations. 


What is the ‘Safest’ Airline?

People seldom stress airport parking leaving from Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport. They have greater concerns about airlines--and rightfully so. It's important to know the safety of an airline before you decide to fly.


How to Avoid Flight Delays

Airport parking in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is fast, reliable and convenient. However, flight delays can be maddening. Here are some tips to travel smoother.


How to Avoid Losing Your Luggage at the Airport

Airport parking in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is a breeze. With all of the stress and craziness that accompanies travelling, being worried about losing your luggage is something best avoided for travelers. To make your vacation as relaxing and carefree as possible, here are some of our favorite tips on how to avoid losing your luggage.


After Airport Parking, What to Do to Make Air Travel More Pleasant

After taking care of airport parking, reservations and tickets, what more is there to think about? When flying, there are a number of ways to make yourself more comfortable during the flight. Located at Fort Lauderdale Airport in Florida, we like our customers to have a great vacation. That starts with parking and ends with your dream destination. We have these tips for the flight in between.