Chariots for Hire whisks away patriotic globetrotters for educational, guide-helmed tours that visit the storied and hallowed sites of the nation's capital. The American Spirit Monument tour busses history buffs to Washington, DC's, main monuments and attractions, making stops at lauded locales including the Lincoln Memorial, the Vietnam Memorial, the White House, and the experimental vegetative Green House. Attendees will also experience extended drive-by viewings of other famed structures such as the Washington Monument and the notoriously taciturn Federal Reserve. The DC Memorial Heritage tour allows patrons to pay tribute to the nation's heroes, stopping off at sites such as Arlington National Cemetery, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and the Iwo Jima Memorial, and driving by important destinations such as the National Archives, the National Air Force Memorial, and the FBI Building.
Eastern Market Tango introduces locals to the art of tango with group dance parties and lessons conducted by a pair of in-house instructors. Jake Spatz combines his love for dance and DJ'ing in his nightly activities at Eastern Market, and Maximilliano Gluzman brings the skills he learned studying tango with renowned Argentine dancers and teaching at La Academia in Buenos Aires. Their tango lessons focus on correct posture, leading, and following to help couples communicate through body language and respectfully traverse the dance floor. They also work on improvisation, to help couples find enjoyable ways to dance together in crowded clubs or ATM vestibules where space may be limited.
During milongas—dynamic tango dance parties—advanced and beginning students strut their sultry skills on the dance floor until the wee hours. Three-tiered plates of fresh fruit and dark chocolate beckon resting dancers, as pairs work their way across the studio’s spacious hardwood floors.
MVP Bus transports busloads of tourists, locals, and Speed fanatics on comfortable, lavatory-equipped coaches with express service from Baltimore to New York City. Hop aboard a cushy carriage with up to two small carry-ons and lounge in MVP's sumptuous surroundings, replete with personalized air conditioning and a gold-plated bus driver.
A Chevy Suburban. A Cadillac Escalade. A 14-passenger stretch Expedition SUV. While these could be group of friends dressed as a presidential motorcade on Halloween, they're actually a sampling of the luxury vehicles in DC Private Car's sizeable fleet. Their roster extends from a three-passenger sedan car equipped with reading lamps, 9" LCD screen, and DVD player all the way up to a 32-passenger executive bus. Chauffeurs save clients from the hassle of driving as they motor around the metro area for any sort of occasion, from airport or convention transportation to wedding receptions and personalized sightseeing tours.
Leave it to a DC bus company to build its service upon democratic principles: DC2NY lets its riders vote on issues such as whether or not to make rest stops or watch movies. This novel approach to customer service was developed by a senior management team with decades of experience in the hospitality industry, and it is no doubt part of the reason for a seemingly endless list of customer compliments. Riders also tend to be fans of the modern fleet of buses, which are equipped with free WiFi and bottled water, well-kept bathrooms, and electrical outlets in every other row.
Most of the roundtrip voyages take place between DC or Virginia and New York City, with convenient pickup locations at Dupont Circle and Union Station in DC, Penn Station in New York, and two Virginia-area Metro stations. Weekend trips often have express service with no additional pickups, and the summer season brings routes headed toward Rehoboth and Dewey Beaches in Delaware. For regular commuters, DC2NY offers a membership program, which grants special pricing, rewards points redeemable for tickets, and the privilege of declaring yourself mayor of your seat.
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