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Mother’s Day 2017: LA brunch

Mother’s Day is coming, and for many families, a special brunch is in order. If you’re still debating where to bring your mother, Strack has some suggestions below. These four places are some of the most popular brunch spots in the city, and if you hire a premier transportation company like Strack, mom will be traveling like… READ MORE >

Mother’s Day 2017

With Mother’s Day right around the corner now is the perfect time to start planning your moms special day. Whether you are brunching, hitting the spa, or trying to figure out what the perfect gift is, we can help with it all. Spas: If you’re thinking about hitting a spa for Mother’s Day (may as… READ MORE >

Strack Grounds Favorite Hotel Bars

Looking for a good hotel bar in Los Angeles? Lucky for you this city is full of them. Here are a list of a few of our favorites. Bar Marmont at Chateau Marmont You may spot the occasional movie star walking into this bar, which has been described several times as “old Hollywood”; Los Angeles… READ MORE >

Best Bars & Restaurants in Palm Springs

Whether you’re visiting Palm Springs for weekend 2 of Coachella, or simply just for a nice Spring getaway, there is so much more to a great weekend trip than just pool parties (although let’s be real, pool parties are awesome). See here for some of our favorite bars and restaurants in Palm Springs.   Sherman’s… READ MORE >

LAX to San Diego

With a huge international terminal, LAX has become the hub for international travelers coming to Southern California. Bugt what if you land in LA but really want to spend your trip somewhere else? Luckily there are plently of modes of transportation that are often times much cheaper than buying a flight from LAX to wherever you… READ MORE >

Last Minute Coachella Tips

Whether you are last minute freaking out about Coachella lodging, your Coachella transportation, or how many outfits to pack, we have a last minute essential guide to get you through the weekend. Plan smart. The most important part of the weekend is obviously the festival. Set times were finally released so be organized and make… READ MORE >

Los Angeles Shopping Tour

Visiting LA? Or just need to revamp your wardrobe and MUST bring all your friends? Strack Transportation offers luxury transportation to all of the best places to shop in Los Angeles, and beyond. Here are our top picks for an amazing shopping tour: Rodeo Drive Rodeo Drive is truly a one of a kind Beverly… READ MORE >

Weekend Trip: Napa vs. Sonoma

San Francisco Wine Tour: Napa vs Sonoma Nothing completes a trip to the bay area quite like an escape to wine country. Even better? You can experience some of the best wineries in the world only a mere hour away in either Sonoma or Napa Valley, leaving the toughest decision to be which one you… READ MORE >

Coachella Transportation

With Coachella only a week away you should be mostly done planning. If you are camping on site, you of course don’t need transportation to the festival. However, if you are a bit ritzy and staying in a hotel, transportation is something that you need to plan pre-chella. We have rounded out the top Coachella… READ MORE >

Los Angeles Beer Festival

Not able to make it down to San Diego for VinDiego? Have no fear, LA’s beer festival is back for its 9th year in a row. Experience delicious food and some of the best beer all in one place! See below for some must-know details. When & Where: Hosted at LA’S City Center, this Saturday April… READ MORE >

Spring Break 2017: Disneyland

Spring break is the ideal time to make a trip to the happiest place on earth. Planning, on the other hand, can take a lot of work though. Thankfully you can usually get hotel and park passes as a set, but what if you aren’t staying in a resort that is in the park? Or… READ MORE >

Vindiego Wine & Food Festival

The 5th Annual VinDiego Wine and Food Festival is a true wine connoisseurs delight. VinDiego is about people coming together to celebrate a shared passion; a passion for great wine and mouth-watering gourmet food, and really, what more could you ask for?! VinDiego, San Diego’s premiere wine event, takes place at NTC Liberty Station, this Saturday April 8th. General… READ MORE >

Coachella Parties You Must Attend

Unfortunately your festival ticket isn’t the only thing to worry about when preparing for Coachella 2017.  Sure, you could trek across the massive festival grounds underneath the overbearing midday sun, or you could spend the afternoon at a pool party with a drink in hand and a DJ spinning nearby. See here for a few of our favorite Coachella… READ MORE >

San Francisco Chauffeured Transportation

Whether you’re visiting San Francisco for work or pleasure, finding a good source of transportation during your trip can be quite a struggle. Here are some of the most popular modes of transportation in SF, as well as some pros and cons of each. Car Rental Car rental can be a great option for families… READ MORE >

OC Premier Transportation

With the ease that transportation apps like Uber and left bring, some may wonder why they should take the time to book a premier transportation service like Strack Transportation. See below for some of the highlights of riding with Strack Transportation. Luxury: With premier transportation services you will be able to ride within a luxury vehicle… READ MORE >

Programs To Help Boost Productivity

Staying productive and organized in your work life doesn’t always have to involve extensive softwares on your laptop. Both iOS and Androids have some of the best applications to help keep your organized and productive, all the time. See here for a couple of our favorites. Word, Excel & Powerpoint All three are vital parts… READ MORE >

St. Patricks Day Los Angeles

Irish or not, St. Patricks Day is the perfect excuse to go out and grab a couple beers with friends. Luckily, Los Angeles is jam packed with events. Here are a couple of our favorites. Shamrock N’ Roll The Queen Mary will host a cruise March 18th for Irish music, food and drinks. Grab a… READ MORE >

Stagecoach 2017 Transportation and Lodging

Coachella isn’t the only exciting festival coming to Palm Springs this April. Similar to Coachella, but also very different, Stagecoach is a country music festival being held April 28th, 29th and 30th at the Empire Polo Club. With far fewer acts, Stagecoach is in general a much smaller production. Attendance last year tallied in at 63,000… READ MORE >

Staples Center Event Transportation: March 2017

Whether visiting from out-of-town or just looking for a night out, attending an event at the Staples Center is a must-do while in the general Los Angeles area. Lucky for you, there are also a plethora of events to choose from! See here for some of our favorite upcoming events this March 2017. Staples is… READ MORE >

Coachella 2017 Lodging

Coachella weekend 1 is just a short 42 days away so if you’re still looking for lodging, get to it! Whether you’re looking to tent camp, car camp or lounge in luxury, Coachella has lodging options for every attendee. See here for a few of our favorites. If you’re looking for the all-in-one deal then… READ MORE >

Coachella 2017

The Coachella 2017 lineup has officially been announced and per usual, it delivers! From headliners Radiohead, Beyonce and Kendrick Lamar, to less known bands like Glass Animal and Galantis, it’s going to be one for the books. Still need more info? See below for all the most important information about Coachella 2017. Coachella will happen… READ MORE >

Best Sushi Restaurants in Los Angeles & Orange County

When it comes to quality sushi, Southern California is above and beyond the rest of the United States. The quality of sushi that is so widely available in Los Angeles and Orange County is rarely found throughout the rest of the country, even in New York and San Francisco. Few people know sushi better than OC… READ MORE >

6 Things To Look For in a LA Bus Service

Los Angeles attracts a lot of groups coming to town for meetings, conferences and events. The city’s arsenal of great venues and excellent weather conditions make it a popular year-round destination. If you’re in charge of booking travel for a group of passengers, it makes sense to hire a private LA bus service to transport… READ MORE >

Rose Bowl Transportation

Christmas and Hanukkah may be right around the corner but to the football lover, these pale in comparison to the greatest holiday of all, and that’s the 103rd Rose Bowl game. The 2017 Rose Bowl is held at the Rose Bowl stadium in Pasadena, California on January 2nd, 2015. What better way to ring in… READ MORE >

Premier Transportation to LAX

Your bags are packed, and your tickets are in hand. One last item on your to-do list remains – finding transportation to LAX. There are a plethora of options for one to choose from, but at what risk are you willing to get there? Bus and Metro With one individual carrying just two bags, taking the bus may be a good option. Although the city bus is the most economical choice… READ MORE >

Los Angeles Christmas Light Tours

Although Christmas is already next week, you still have some time to go visit some of the most spectacular holiday lights in Los Angeles! In between all the hectic shopping and preparations take some time to enjoy the holiday season. We have an overview of the BEST of the best Los Angeles light tours you… READ MORE >

103rd Rose Bowl Game

As the 2017 Rose Bowl draws nearer the college football teams are finally announced!  First, some general information about the Rose Bowl. The Rose Bowl is held at Rose Bowl Stadium in Pasadena, California on January 2nd, 2017. Game time is 1:30 p.m. but the activities start much earlier, beginning with the 128th Rose Bowl Parade. The Rose… READ MORE >

Holiday Party Executive Shuttle

Holiday parties are not only great for families, but businesses as well! It presents the opportunity for coworkers to let loose and get to know each other in a different environment than the day to day office life. However, you do have to beware of employees spending a bit too much time at the punch… READ MORE >

Rose Bowl Events

There are few stadiums in the US as iconic as the Rose Bowl, located in Pasadena, California. Although the stadium is mostly known as home to the UCLA Bruins, it also hosts a plethora of events all year long. Here are some of our favorite upcoming events! Sunday, December 11th the Rose Bowl will host the… READ MORE >

Orange County Brewery Tour

If you’re looking for a different way to celebrate the holidays this season why not take your holiday party to one (or many!) of the world class breweries in Orange County? Whether it’s for work, or just with friends, amazing breweries paired with a private car service by Strack Chauffeured Transportation to get you there… READ MORE >

Best Brunch in Los Angeles

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day so rally up your friends and hit one of the many amazing brunch spots LA has to offer. Whether you’re looking for something sweet, something savory or even something boozy, you’re sure to find it in Los Angeles. See here for a couple of… READ MORE >

Where To Volunteer This Thanksgiving

It is estimated that in Los Angeles county alone around 254,000 people experience homelessness throughout the year. So this Thanksgiving stop worrying about how to cook that turkey to perfection, grab your kids and give back to the wonderful city that we live in by helping feed the homeless at one of these charities. Union… READ MORE >

John Wayne Airport Transportation

The holidays call for some of the busiest travel days of the year. Make sure you have all the info you need about your destination airport to make your landing and arrival to grandmothers house as smooth as possible. Here is a little bit more information about transportation once you land at John Wayne airport. Most… READ MORE >

Los Angeles Events: Rose Bowl Stadium

The Rose Bowl, home of the UCLA Bruins, is one of the most iconic stadiums in the world. From Olympics, to Super Bowls and beyond, this stadium has truly seen it all. See here for some of our favorite up and coming events at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, CA. UCLA Bruins vs USC Trojans…. READ MORE >

How To Relax During Business Travel

If you are a corporate executive who travels often for business, then you know the toll that being on the road, managing time crunches and deadlines, and often missing sleep can do to your energy levels, productivity, and overall morale. Finding ways to de-stress when you have moments of downtime on your business trip is as important… READ MORE >

Holiday Travel Tips

Traveling during the holidays can be a daunting task. From booking your ticket (with extreme prices), to planning the actual travel day, it can turn what should be an exciting day into a very stressful one. Here are a couple of our favorite tips and tricks to make your 2016 holiday travel just a little… READ MORE >

How To: Plan A Board Of Directors Meeting

Planning a board of directors meeting can not only be stressful, but extremely time consuming. Ensuring everything goes on not just smoothly, but extraordinarily, is key in order to impress all of the executives at your company. We have a list of some of the most important things to keep in mind when planning your… READ MORE >

SFO Transportation

San Francisco is a fun place to visit any time of year. Niners games, great restaurants, the city has it all. However, transportation isn’t always the easiest to plan. See here for a couple of our favorite ways to get around the city while visiting. Car Rental When traveling into San Francisco, you can always utilize… READ MORE >

Orange County Limo Service

Whether its your first time booking a premier transportation service like Strack Transportation or your millionth, we know it isn’t always as easy as you’d hope. Instead of suffering through the pain of booking a car service, just choose Strack and let us take the reigns. Whether you are going to an event, the airport,… READ MORE >

Halloween 2016: Los Angeles Events

Not all Halloween events are set on scaring you straight. Sure, we’ve stocked our list of festive favorites for our daredevils out there, but you’ll also find costume carnivals and family-friendly festivals. Whatever you’re looking for, there’s no shortage of worthwhile Halloween events in Los Angeles. Dia de los Muertos at Hollywood Forever Cemetery – Saturday,… READ MORE >

Group Transportation: Bus Charter

  From sightseeing to holiday party shuttles and beyond, bus charter is an excellent option for all of your large ground transportation needs. Need a big more information? See here for a couple of our favorite things about traveling in one of Strack Transportation’s luxury buses. Cost. Bus charter offers a short or long distance… READ MORE >

Rose Bowl Flea Market

Every second Sunday of the month the Rose Bowl holds what is hands down the best Flea Markets on the west coast. Featuring over 2,500 vendors and 20,000 buyers, The Rose Bowl Flea Market in Pasadena, California has been going strong for over 45 years! Although the market is a must-see for both SoCal residents and… READ MORE >

Where To Celebrate Oktoberfest in Los Angeles

LA hasn’t been very festive this fall with the 90+ degree weather but step into autumn with a beer and bratwurst in your hand at one of LA’s many Oktoberfest events. Vegan Oktoberfest celebrates the German festival with vegan breweries and food vendors, replacing meat-laden food trucks with eateries like Sage Vegan Bistro, Dogtown Dogs and… READ MORE >

Napa Valley: Wine Tasting By Grape

Although there are wineries all over the world, but not many compare to the experience of wine tasting in Napa Valley. Napa Valley is home to over 400 wineries (600 if you include Sonoma). However, with such a wide selection, it can be hard to plan a trip to Napa Valley if you aren’t a… READ MORE >

Desert Trip Tips & Tricks

The day is finally here… Day 1 of the first ever Desert Trip! If you’re a seasoned Coachella Festival goer this will be a breeze. However, we tend to believe that Desert Trip is going to attract a crowd of different sorts. see here for some of our must-know tips and tricks. Lockers: If you… READ MORE >

Los Angeles Commuter Shuttle

Think your daily commute is the absolute worst? Well if you’re a resident of Southern California, you might just be right. According to an analysis by the Auto Insurance Center, a news and information website, the portion of the U.S. 101 between Topanga Canyon Boulevard and Vignes Street is the country’s most jam-packed roadway in… READ MORE >

Desert Trip 2016

Similar to Coachella, but also very different, Desert Trip is a festival coming to the desert this October 7th, 8th and 9th and back for a second weekend October 14th, 15th and 16th. With limited acts, you can expect to see some of the classics including: The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, Neil Young,… READ MORE >

Los Angeles Events: Fall Edition

Yesterday marked the first day of Fall… and you know what that means… Pumpkin Spice Lattes! No we’re kidding but it does mean loads of fun fall activities, even in Los Angeles! See here for some of our favorites. Celebrate Oktoberfest! Los Angeles is full of awesome biergartens so celebrate Oktoberfest right this year by… READ MORE >

Premier Transportation from LAX to Disneyland

Summer break is over.. but that doesn’t mean the fun vacations have to be! Fall can be one of the best times to visit the most magical place on earth since most are back in school. Lines are shorter and the park is just generally not as busy. Never been and not sure how to… READ MORE >

Mini-Coach Bus

Planning large group transportation can often times feel like more of a headache than it’s worth. Make it a little easier by booking with a premier transportation service like Strack Transportation. With two of our own mini-buses, one sitting up to 29 and the other seating up to 39, you are guaranteed to be riding in… READ MORE >

Rose Bowl Limo

Now that football season has returned the Rose Bowl is primarily utilized for the Bruins and what is dubbed as the greatest flea market of all time (every second Friday of the month). Although the Rose Bowl is an iconic venue, we have to be honest in saying that parking can be a complete nightmare…. READ MORE >

Los Angeles Bus Charter Rental

Los Angeles bus charter rental isn’t always the first thing you think of when looking for group transportation but it just might be exactly what you’re looking for. With many amenities that your standard vehicle doesn’t have, bus charter exudes luxury. See here for some of our favorite features in Strack Transportation’s luxury bus. Comfort…. READ MORE >

Los Angeles Rams: Welcome To The Coliseum!

Football season starts this week (finally!!) and although their first game is an away, we will soon get to watch the Los Angeles Rams play here in the wonderful city of Los Angeles. Not familiar with the Rams? Here are a couple things you need to know before the season starts. Their new stadium is… READ MORE >

Disneyland vs. Disney World

Summer is ending and the kids are headed back to school. In some parts of the country students are already back in class. Is there time to squeeze in a trip to see Mickey and friends at Disney? If you choose to visit Disneyland over Disney World you will have plenty of time. Disneyland is… READ MORE >

2016 LA County Fair

Although September marks the end of summer, the fun has really just begun for the people of Los Angeles County as none other than the LA Fair has returned to the Fairplex in pomona. From food, to taking the plunge on the rollercoaster and game galore, this is a family friendly event everyone will want… READ MORE >

San Diego Premier Transportation

Although San Diego has an airport of its own, if you’re traveling from our of the country you are most likely making a pit stop in LAX. If you’re hoping to make that the last leg of your flight and find an alternate mode of transportation to San Diego, well you’re in luck, as LA… READ MORE >

Los Angeles Events: August 2016

Plan the rest of your summer from one of many (and not even all!) of these fun events occurring in Los Angeles this August. Brew at LA Zoo This Friday, August 5th you can visit the LA Zoo to not only see the animals, but to also spend an evening sampling beer from local craft and… READ MORE >

Los Angeles Premier Group Transportation

Planning group travel is always a bit more difficult than just booking for one. You have to worry about getting a reliable head count, figuring out how much luggage everyone is going to bring, pick up and drop off times, the list goes on. That’s why it can be helpful to hire a company who… READ MORE >

Tips For A Productive Monday

Monday can feel like a drag. You’ve just had a great weekend, and now, no matter how much you love your job, you have another busy work week ahead. However, as much of a drag as it feels, Monday can really set the mood for the rest of your week. So start strong with a… READ MORE >

How To Find The Best Premier Transportation For You

Finding a luxury car for popular events, meetings or trips for VIP event attendees and company executives can be simplified by hiring a luxury car service company. However, with thousands of companies providing ground transport services, care must be taken when reserving your limousine, sedan or SUV to make an unrivaled entry to that important… READ MORE >

Los Angeles Premier Transportation

Why should you choose a premier transportation service like Strack Transportation when there are easy to use services like Uber, Lyft and taxi’s? We have more than one reason why you should quit going with the norm, and go with the service that guarantees the best experience every time. Value: Private car services offer exponential value that other… READ MORE >

Hard Summer Music Festival

Hard Summer is back for it’s 9th year this July 30th and 31st and is coming full throttle with one of the best lineups they have ever had! Here is some must-know information as well as a couple tips and trips to guarantee you have the best. time. ever! This years headliners are both Ice… READ MORE >

Best Rooftop Bars in Los Angeles

Although Los Angeles boasts amazing weather all year long, summertime calls for long days and warm nights spent at one of many magnificent rooftop bars the city has to offer. See here for our favorite LA hotspots to visit this summer. Standard – Downtown LA While the Standard has an AMAZING pool if you’re unable… READ MORE >

LA Food Fest 2016

LA Food Fest is back this June 9th and 10th at Exposition Park. Growing from a street food-focused event to a more all-inclusive culinary spectacle, you can spend two days and three nights indulging in delicious eats from more than 100 food vendors and award-winning restaurants. Some of LA’s best restaurants and chefs will be offering top-notch… READ MORE >

4th of July in Orange County

If you’re hoping to get out of the greater Los Angeles area this 4th of July Orange County might be your best bet. A little bit more family friendly, you’ll find events of all kinds! See here for just a few of our favorites. Independence Day Fireworks Extravaganza Don’t miss one of South Orange County’s… READ MORE >

Travel Tips For The Holiday Weekend

With the 4th of July this weekend many people have travel on their mind. From camping, to glamping and all the way to the beach house rental, getting out of the city and to your final destination might prove to be a little tough. See here for some tips and trips to hopefully make your… READ MORE >

The Top 5 Books For The Modern Day CEO

Finding time in your busy schedule as a CEO (or even executive in general) to read can often times be difficult. From the long hours at work, to wanting to relax at home, it practically seems impossible! However, we cannot stress enough how important it is for you to take a break and pick up… READ MORE >

Top Firework Shows This 4th of July

The 4th of July isn’t complete without a dazzling firework show and luckily for you, Los Angeles (and surrounding areas) has some of the best shows in the country. See here for our favorite 4th of July firework shows. The Hollywood Bowl Celebrate your freedom and the marvelous country we live in at The Hollywood… READ MORE >

Last Minute Father’s Day Ideas

What to get the man who has everything… Father’s Day can be tough when Dad is impossible to shop for. See here for not only some of our favorite gifts but also great ideas for ways to spend your day with Dad. For the golfer A new set of clubs is the ultimate gift, but… READ MORE >

Transportation from LAX

Many people fly into Los Angeles International airport when visiting the general Los Angeles area. However, it’s also a popular destination when visiting Huntington Beach, Laguna Beach and more. Here is a little bit more information about transportation once you land, or even when it’s time to sadly head back to the airport. Most ground… READ MORE >

Huck Finn Jubilee

Celebrate 40 years of the biggest blue grass festival in Southern California this June 10th-12th at Huck Finn Jubilee Bluegrass Music Festival. Huck Finn Jubilee Bluegrass Music Festival is a 3-day music festival, held on the second weekend of June annually, celebrating Bluegrass – America’s genuine roots music. Founded in 1975 by the Tucker Family,… READ MORE >

Charter Bus Transportation in Orange County

Bus Charter Services Bus Charter isn’t always a go-to option for people looking for Orange County group transportation because many people don’t know why it can be so great. We are going to give you just a few (of many) reasons why bus charter should be your next choice for group transportation. Cost: Bus Charter is… READ MORE >

Premier Transportation From John Wayne Airport

Many people fly into John Wayne Airport (SNA) to go to Disneyland. However, it’s also a popular destination when visiting Huntington Beach, Laguna Beach and more. Here is a little bit more information about transportation once you land, or even when it’s time to sadly head back to the airport. Most ground transportation services pick… READ MORE >

Executive Commuter Shuttle Service

You’ve heard it before: “Los Angeles has the worst traffic in the world.” The city has earned a reputation for its ridiculous traffic, and an annual traffic index shows that reputation is well-deserved: L.A. really does have the worst roadway congestion in the country. Drivers there who have a 30-minute commute spend an average of… READ MORE >

San Francisco/Napa Valley Tour

San Francisco: We could go on for about a million blog posts on things to do in San Francisco. Whether you are a tourist for the first time, or a seasoned SF visitor, the beauty of this city will always take your breath away. The most iconic thing you can do is walk or bike… READ MORE >

Stagecoach 2016 Transportation and Lodging

Coachella isn’t the only exciting festival coming to Palm Springs this April. Similar to Coachella, but also very different, Stagecoach is a country music festival being held April 29th-May 1st at the Empire Polo Club. With far fewer acts, Stagecoach is in general a much smaller production. Attendance last year tallied in at 63,000 people…. READ MORE >

Los Angeles Events: The Rose Bowl

The Rose Bowl is often categorized as one of the most iconic stadiums in the country and this list of upcoming events proves it’s nothing short of the best. See below for the best upcoming events! R.G. Canning Flea Market – March 13th Featuring over 2,500 vendors and 20,000 buyers each month, the Flea Market… READ MORE >

LAX to San Diego Transportation

With a huge international terminal, LAX has become the hub for international travelers coming to Southern California. Bugt what if you land in LA but really want to spend your trip somewhere else? Luckily there are plently of modes of transportation that are often times much cheaper than buying a flight from LAX to wherever… READ MORE >

Coachella Tips & Tricks

The days are counting down… one of the best weekends of the year is just about among us. People have started traveling from all over the world for Coachella. Last year, the festival tallied an attendance of over 579,000 people. We know Coachella is usually about unleashing your inner-gypsy. Being free and going with the… READ MORE >