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  • The Great Benefits of Securing a Charter Bus Service

    The Great Benefits of Securing a Charter Bus Service

    Transportation vehicles and charter services have been for longer than you may realize. In fact, the first charters were horse drawn carriages with steel-spring suspensions. The Hungarians first used these carriages in the 15th century, and the Europeans soon adopted the transportation method. In the […]

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  • A Little History of Charter Bus Companies

    A Little History of Charter Bus Companies

    Before the invention of gas engines and chartered buses, the first busing services utilized the tried and true horse drawn carriage, and were called “coaches.” During the English high middle ages, larger coaches, known as “stagecoaches” emerged. For more affluent citizens, these vehicles provided the […]

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  • Are You Trying to Plan Your Next Family Trip?

    Are You Trying to Plan Your Next Family Trip?

    Did you know that horse drawn buses were being used as early as the 1820’s? A decade later, in the 1830’s, steam-powered buses were pioneered in England and used in the regular intercity bus services of the country. Fortunately, transportation technology has come a long […]

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