Thanks to technology, traveling has never been easier. Apps can be useful to many travelers if they need help finding things such as restaurants, hotels or just cool places to visit. Below you can find 6 traveling apps, available on the Itunes App Store, that are very useful to travelers throughout the world but also unique! Read all about: 6 Funny and Unique Traveling Apps you Should have
While Hanukkah may not be the hot holiday being advertised on television or in magazines, Hanukkah does come with some wonderful traditions. Here are just a couple great ways to get into the Hanukkah spirit.Hanukkah is an eight day holiday celebrated either in November or December.
Hanukkah is just around the corner, with this year falling on the first night of Thanksgiving
In the end it burned for eight nights, which is why today Jews still light a candle for every night of Hanukkah
Strong business performance for Sixt rent a car for Q3 2013
• Earnings before taxes (EBT) 39.9% up on last year at EUR 56.8 million, EBT after nine months at EUR 114.6 million
• Q3 rental revenue up by 13.1% due to stronger demand from business and private customers in Germany as well as ongoing dynamic growth abroad
• Significant growth of leasing portfolio
• Consolidated operating revenue after nine months 5.8% higher at EUR 1.14 billion
• Managing Board raises expectations for full year 2013
Pullach, 19 November 2013 – Sixt SE, Germany’s largest car rental company and one of Europe’s leading mobility service providers, recorded a very good business performance for the first nine months of 2013, exceeding the company’s own expectations. The performance can be put down to an exceptional strong third quarter, which saw buoyant domestic demand from business and private customers in the Vehicle Rental Business Unit as well as ongoing dynamic growth abroad.
Benefiting from the positive developments on the demand side, a high utilization of the rental fleet and lower refinancing costs, the Sixt Group recorded earnings before taxes (EBT) of EUR 114.6 million for the first nine months, which is 10.2% more than the same period last year. At EUR 56.8 million, Q3 generated the strongest quarterly result in the company’s history. As a consequence, the Managing Board has upgraded its projections for the full year 2013.
Erich Sixt, Chairman of the Managing Board of Sixt SE:
“Business performance for the second half of the year has been very encouraging and exceeds our expectations. Once again, Sixt is vindicating its top position for profitability in the industry. Even today it is highly likely that we will close out 2013 with a very good result.”
Beautiful driving roads in Europe with a car
If you want to travel in Europe, the best way to discover its beauty and see parts of the continent that are usually only reserved for locals is to rent a car in Europe. A car rental from Sixt will come with a GPS and insurance if you ever need any help. However, you first need to choose your destination so here some beautiful roads you can drive in with your Sixt´s car during your vacation in Europe! Read all about: Beautiful roads in Europe you don´t want to miss
Global Stars Perform at Vienna’s St. Stephen’s Cathedral for the Benefit of the Regine Sixt Children’s Aid Foundation
- Sixt Annual Global Convention takes place from November 13 to 16 under the patronage of Dr. Michael Häupl, Mayor of Vienna
Vienna, November 7, 2013 – Sixt, the largest car rental company in Austria, is to welcome more than 900 managers to the Sixt Annual Global Convention, a four-day event being held in the Austrian capital from November 13 to 16. At the convention, which is taking place under the patronage of the Mayor of Vienna, Dr. Michael Häupl, the company will establish the strategic course of action for the coming years. The event is being organized and chaired by Regine Sixt, director of international marketing, and her team.
The highlight is a star-studded concert on 14 November at St. Stephen’s Cathedral for the benefit of the Regine Sixt Children’s Aid Foundation “Drying Little Tears” – and the media are warmly invited to attend.
In addition to international managers from the group, Sixt will welcome important decision-makers from the mobility and tourism industry, including Werner Decker, the national manager of American Express in Germany, and Christoph von Tschirschnitz, vice president of fleet, corporate and direct sales at the BMW Group.
Sixt rent a car provides a wide range of car rentals in the United States. Sixt offers a wide range of sedans, convertible, sports cars, and SUVs. This company guarantees the newest vehicles with the promise that no vehicle is older than six months. There are several reasons and advantages of renting a car from Sixt. The best reason is the affordable cost of most car rentals. Another reason is the great condition of the rentals. These rentals look as good as new and are kept in excellent condition. Sixt car rental offers premium cars and affordable prices.
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Rent the MERCEDES-BENZ E350
This luxurious rental car has enough room for 5 passengers, a gorgeous exterior, and a beautiful interior made of leather and wood. Additional features for the Mercedes-Benz E3550 include:
- A Stylish Luxury Design
- Equipped with Attention Assist
- 7-speed Transmission
- Agility Control Suspension
- COMMAND Electronics Interface
Munich, November 5, 2013
Still new but already in a great position – the newly designed Rent a Car App by market-leading car rental company Sixt has clinched itself the top slot in Apple’s iTunes App Store just days after its launch. Sixt’s free app appears as a highlight in the ‘best new apps’ category in several European countries including Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, Italy and the Netherlands. Thousands of users have already downloaded the app to their iPhones, enabling them to book the vehicle they want flexibly and even on the move. Read all about: Sixt rent a car App Steps Up a Gear
Sixt makes Dusseldorf airport look like a piece of a big orange.
The walls and the pillars in the baggage claim area are shining with the typical Sixt´s orange color and behind the baggage conveyor belts there are four video walls and eight large-scale light boxes. The video walls (each one consist in nine 46-inch monitors) show funny shorts film, campaigns or daily highlights videos and are installed in the arrival halls A and B. Read all about: Dusseldorf airport is now orange!
The celebration of Halloween is observed on the 31st of October. The celebrations and traditions for Halloween vary throughout different countries and cultures around the world.
Sixt talks about the Halloween’s Traditions around the World
In Germany, there is really only one Halloween tradition that exists there. This tradition suggests that all knives be hidden or secured for fear that the spirits of the dead may use them against the living. Trick or treating by children did not start gaining popularity until the 1990′s in Germany, mainly due to American pop-culture. Read all about: Halloween Special – Enjoy scary savings from Sixt rent a car!
Taking holiday or doing business in Leeds, UK should be as flexible, uncomplicated and effortless as possible, that is why using the Sixt car rental service is the overall best way to enjoy your time here. The Leeds branch of the Sixt car rental company is located right in the middle of the city.
Sixt rent a car in Leeds
Whether you are in need of a small city car, a van, an SUV, a minibus, or a sporty convertible and/or estate car to maneuver around the city, the Sixt Rental Car Company is the one stop car rental place for you. In addition to all the different types of automobiles that are available for rent, we also carry many amenities that one may need: Satellite Navigation systems, snow chains, and infant seats among many others.
Once here and you have acquired your rental car, it is difficult to decide what to visit first. Ask the customer service person at Sixt where they would recommend you go; they are well-informed about the area and will not steer you wrong. Here are a few suggestions you may obtain from them: The Leeds City Museum, The Royal Armories, all the beautiful parks, and of course the local live entertainment and cuisine.
Contact details for Sixt in Leeds, United Kingdom
- Address: 1 New Princess Street, LS11 9BA, Leeds, UK
Hungary (Hungarian: Magyarország [ˈmɒɟɒrorsaːɡ] is a landlocked country in Central Europe bordered by Austria, Slovakia, Ukraine, Romania, Serbia, Croatia and Slovenia. It is situated in the Carpathian Basin. The country’s capital, and largest city, is Budapest. The official language is Hungarian, also known as Magyar, which is part of the Finno-Ugric group and is the most widely spoken non-Indo-European language in the European Union. The population of Hungary is 9,8 million.
Hungary is one of the thirty most popular tourist destinations in the world, attracting 10.2 million tourists a year (2012). The country is home to the largest thermal water cave system and the second largest thermal lake in the world (Lake Hévíz), the largest lake in Central Europe (Lake Balaton), and the largest natural grasslands in Europe (Hortobágy).
Discover Budapest with Sixt rent a car
Budapest; Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈbudɒpɛʃt] is the capital and the largest city of Hungary. It is the country’s principal political, cultural, commercial, industrial, and transportation center, sometimes described as the primate city of Hungary. According to 2012 Census, Budapest had 1.74 million inhabitants. It became a single city occupying both banks of the river Danube with a unification on the 17th November 1873 of west-bank Buda and Óbuda with east-bank Pest. Read all about: Hungary Travel Guide by Sixt rent a car
The optimized Sixt Rent a Car App now appears not only with a more modern design, but also impresses with its clear structure and improved features. This context-sensitive app offers a better overview of all important features and information about a customer’s car reservation. What’s more, this upgraded version is now optimized for use with the new iOS 7 Apple operating system.
Enjoy a transparent booking process with the context-sensitive app from Sixt
- The free Sixt App with Apple Passbook function guides the user through every step of the booking process and guarantees that customers always know the current status of their bookings. On completion of a booking, customers receive all relevant information about the collection point, the booking of an online check-in and details of the vehicle booked, together with the reservation number and an option for potential cancellation.
- During the rental period, the Sixt App offers customers access to information about returning the vehicle and the rental contract and even displays any existing vehicle damage. After the return of the vehicle, another option allows customers to view a summary of all information related to the booking. Read all about: The new Sixt App with improved performance and fresh design
Sixt Mexico constantly works on new advertising strategies to consolidate the Sixt brand awareness all over the nation and there is a chance in the new dawn of the sports event: “Mexican box”.
Sixt Mexico is recognized for its high quality service and quick expansion throughout the country
They have been constantly expanding to new cities in order to satisfy more customers and offer them a first class quality service, no matter if they are local or international customers.