Solo Travel Index
The best countries to visit when traveling alone
How To Shop Local This Christmas (+ Tips For Storing Presents)
There are so many reasons to buy local. Whether you want to support local artisans at the Christmas markets or find unique items made in the local community, shopping local is a great way to buy thoughtful, sustainable, and interesting gifts this holiday season.
Hotel Luggage Storage: The Ultimate Guide For 2022
We've all been in that tricky position. You've booked a vacation, but your hotel check-in time is hours and hours later than the time that your flight lands, or there's a ton of time for you to wait after check out before it's time to head back to the airport. You don't want to waste a moment of your trip because you're watching over your suitcases, so the question is - how can you make the most of hotel luggage storage?
We’ve analyzed the experiences of passengers, airline punctuality and baggage allowance to reveal the best airlines in the US.
The World’s Best Beach Vacation Destinations
From the tropical white sands of the Caribbean to the golden strands of Australia, and dramatic north Atlantic coves, beaches come in all shapes and sizes. But which beach destinations are the best in the world for a vacation?
Hotel Vs Airbnb
The most and least affordable destinations for hotels & Airbnbs
5 Ways To Solve Your Airbnb Luggage Storage Problems
Airbnb is a fantastic way to explore the world. Whether you're traveling for a vacation or you're in a new city on a business trip, Airbnb and similar accommodation rental businesses provide you with the freedom of location that hotels often don't. There's just one problem with this type of accommodation: luggage storage.
Moving To San Francisco 2021: Everything you need to know
San Francisco is one of the most iconic cities in the United States, if not the world, and it's not hard to see why. Blessed with a stunning location on the California coast, known as the San Francisco Bay Area, the city has been a destination for immigrants since it was founded.
Non-Touristy Things to Do in NYC
Are you planning a trip to New York City? If so, you’re likely trying to figure out what you’ll do during your stay. You might be looking into some of the great sightseeing tours or planning to head to some of the city’s most popular destinations.
Luggage Storage at the Chancellor Hotel
Bounce is proud to be partnering with the iconic Chancellor Hotel of San Francisco to provide bag storage for any non-guests in the city. Storage must be booked through the Bounce app or website.
Moving to NYC 2021: Everything you need to know
Sooner or later, everyone comes to New York. New York City may not be the capital of the state that shares its name, but it is the national capital of finance, fashion, art, and so many other facets of life. In fact, if anywhere could claim to be the capital of the entire world, it would be here.
10 THINGS TO DO in PORTO PORTUGAL
Thinking about taking a trip to Porto or already have one planned (!) and are looking for what to do there? Well we've put together a list of our recommended 10 (of many) things to do in Porto, Portugal. Check it out!
Where Can You Store Luggage in NYC?
During your stay in New York City, the last thing you probably want to do is to drag your luggage through the busy city streets. But what are you supposed to do when you’ve had to check out of your hotel or apartment rental and you still have hours before it’s time to catch that plane out of town?
My Top 5 NYC Experiences
As an avid traveler (I’m nearing my goal of hitting 50 countries and all 50 states before I turn 30), I've refined a pretty good approach to exploring a new city and finding the best it has to offer.
Top 7 NYC Travel Tips
As exciting as a visit to New York City is, there are a dozen petty annoyances that can put a damper on your day. Avoid as many of them as possible with this list.
Bounce’s Guide to Luggage Lockers in Chicago
Whether you’re looking for luggage lockers near Union Station or across the city near the O’Hare Airport (ORD), the Bounce platform is your go-to resource for luggage lockers in Chicago.
Autumn In New York City: 5 Things You Must Do
Autumn in New York isn't just a horrible movie with Richard Gere and Winona Ryder, it's also the greatest time of year in the greatest city in the world. There's a chill in the air. New Yorkers take deeper breaths when they step outside their front doors. Hipsters pair jorts with a flannel shirt, for warmth. The restaurants have run out of rosé. FALL IS ALMOST HERE!
Bounce’s Guide to Luggage Lockers in NYC
The Bounce platform has partnered with dozens of trusted hotels and local businesses throughout NYC to allow you to safely store your luggage in designated lockers near the most popular destinations in the Big Apple.
Top 10 Speakeasies in New York City
New York City is one of the food and drink capitals of the world. It’s prime territory to explore niche fare and libations, whether devised by theme, culture, dietary preference, and so much more.
Capital Cities Index
Often one of the most popular areas of a country to visit is the capital city, due to it being a hub for tourist activities, sightseeing, and amenities within a nation. To determine which of the world’s capital cities is the best to visit for a holiday, numerous different factors have been taken into consideration to create a ranking for 69 of the most developed capitals in the world.
The story behind Bounce
Aleks and I started Bounce a year ago with the vision of transforming how people live and get around with their things in cities. Collectively, we’ve lived in 15 cities and traveled to 60+ countries and don’t own very much. From our experiences, we know how much your things can hold you back and that has inspired Bounce. We fundamentally believe people spend far too much time planning their lives and planning their days around the things that they own.
10 THINGS TO SEE in LISBON PORTUGAL - Lisbon Travel Tips
So you are heading to Lisbon, Portugal and you are not sure what to do. Check out 10 (of many) things to see in Lisbon, Portugal!
TikTok Travel Index
The most popular travel destinations on TikTok
The world’s most beautiful sunset destinations
Coronavirus Post-Trip: What Should You Do With Your Compromised Luggage?
By now, I suspect you know the drill for protecting yourself and your loved ones against this notorious new thing on the news called coronavirus. You’re washing your hands dozens of times per day. You’re keeping an overly polite distance from strangers and acquaintances. You’re making sure that your food and drinks are as uncontaminated as possible.
How To Receive A Package Without Giving An Address: 4 easy ways for 2021
There are lots of reasons you may not want to receive packages at home. Perhaps you’re gift shopping and don’t want the people you live with to know what you’re ordering. Maybe there’s no one home during the day to safely receive the package. Maybe you live in a walk-up apartment that won’t hold deliveries for you. Or maybe it’s just more convenient for you to pick up your deliveries elsewhere and bring them home yourself.
City Break Cost Index 2021
The world’s most affordable city breaks City breaks are the ideal quick getaway and a chance to take in the very best culture, food, nightlife, and shopping that somewhere has to offer in the space of just a couple of days.
23 ways to make your small business increase revenue in 2021
Small business owners - especially those who own brick-and-mortar local businesses - are also some of the most creative and innovative people out there when it comes to making ends meet and growing their businesses. Bounce has dug deep into what small brick-and-mortar businesses are doing today to earn extra revenue and attract new customers in a fast-changing business environment.
Living in a new city every 6 months
I just crossed a very unusual personal milestone: I have now lived in the same city for 1 year straight, literally for the first time in my adult life. Somehow, this hasn't happened to me in more than a decade.
How to Get an NYC Package Delivery With No Doorman
Calling all New York City residents! We have to know… How many times have you missed a package delivery because you weren’t home? How often have you wished you had a doorman to collect your deliveries for you? It’s probably happened more often than you’d like to admit. And the truth is, it’s frustrating.
How Learning vs. Doing Guided My Career Path
It was the afternoon during a very odd week for me in New York City. I'd just split up with my business partner, leaving a company I'd co-founded.
How to Avoid the #1 Cost of Travel
I’ve traveled extensively—to be precise, I've visited 50 countries and spent three years living abroad. The best part? I was able to do so at an incredibly low cost.
New Partnership Between Bounce and iGMS
Bounce Partner Feature: Todd Layne Cleaners, the most forward-thinking dry cleaner & laundry service in NYC
5 THINGS TO DO in LAGOS, PORTUGAL
Thinking about taking a trip to Lagos or already have one planned (!) and are looking for what to do there? Well we've put together a list of our recommended 5 (of many) things to do in Lagos, Portugal. Check it out!
Bora Bora Travel Tips - For Budget & Luxury Travelers
Bora Bora is one of the most desired destinations in the world. For many, it seems impossible to ever have the opportunity to visit. Check out these travel tips to help you plan your trip to reduce your overall visit costs and have the best possible experience.
10 Things to do in Reykjavik - Iceland Travel Tips
Heading to Reykjavik and need some Iceland travel tips? See the 10 Things to do in Reykjavik!
The Best Luggage Storage Solution For New York’s Cruise Ships
How to Choose the Best Luggage for Traveling
Whether you’re a frequent flyer or you just take the occasional vacation away, it’s important to choose the right luggage for your adventure.
Announcing Bounce's Expansion: A New City Every Week
We’re going to launch a new city every single Friday for the rest of the year.
6 Packing Tips for Your Upcoming Business Trip
Traveling for business can be pretty fun. There’s the excitement of going somewhere different and new experiences. And of course, there’s the fact that you’ll get out of the same old office you’re used to going to every day. However, what’s not so great about traveling? Packing.
Traveling with No Luggage: An Experiment
A while back, I tried a bold experiment: traveling to a new country with no luggage. And I mean, actually no luggage, just the clothes I was wearing and the things in my pockets.