Want to enjoy an unforgettable dinner with that special someone? Take a trip to Long Island, and you and your date can sample unbelievable cuisine at many fine restaurants throughout the area. Long Island is home to a number of first-rate date night restaurants, including:   BISTRO 72 1830 W. Main St., Riverhead, New York A Riverhead favorite, Bistro 72 serves locally sourced foods, wines and spirits in a contemporary setting, making it a great...

This blog was originally published in 2015; we have since updated it to reflect the most current and accurate information possible.  Studies show that long, trying commutes can have negative effects on a person’s health and quality of life. Commutes are also time-consuming and can make busy people weary.    GET YOUR COMMUTE TIME BACK One thing that grinds commuters’ gears is the loss of time; when they’re behind the wheel of a car...

But which New York doughnut stops are the best? Here's a closer look at some of our favorites spots in the city. DOUGHNUT PLANT 379 Grand Street, New York, NY For delectable doughnuts and other awe-inspiring pastries, a trip to Doughnut Plant is a must. Doughnut Plant represents a doughnut lover's dream come true. From its cake doughnuts to its filled square doughnuts, this Big Apple doughnut shop offers unbelievable pastries that will make your...

This blog was originally published in August of 2013; we have updated it to reflect the most current and accurate information possible.  Want to enjoy summer twilight like never before? Visit one of Long Island's top lighthouses! No trip to Long Island would be complete without checking out some of the area's awe-inspiring lighthouses. These are some of our personal favorites:   MONTAUK POINT LIGHTHOUSE 2000 Montauk Highway, Montauk, New York Montauk Point Lighthouse is the oldest lighthouse...

Long Island offers numerous stellar attractions and historic landmarks that make it a one-of-a-kind destination. But did you know that Long Island also boasts many terrific coffee shops that serve a variety of cappuccinos, lattes and other distinct beverages? That's right, and some of the best coffee shops on Long Island include:   SWEETLEAF 10-93 Jackson Ave., Long Island City, New York Sweetleaf operates as an espresso bar like no other, providing long-time and first-time coffee...

This blog was originally published in 2015; we have since updated it to reflect the most current and accurate information possible. Are you or your best friend getting married this summer? If so, now may be a perfect time to start planning your bachelor party on Long Island. Executive Ground Transportation is here to help you simplify the process of planning an incredible Long Island bachelor party. Check out our tips below.   PLAN A...

This blog was originally published in 2013; we have since updated it to reflect the most current and accurate information possible.  Preparing to check out a New York Mets game at Citi Field? Although there are many wonderful treats to enjoy at the ballpark, you may want to grab a bite to eat before or after the game, There are plenty of places near the field that offer great food and drinks:   SHAKE SHACK 12301...

What do you think of when you imagine the perfect date night? A wonderful dinner at an exclusive restaurant? Slow-dancing in a dimly-lit into the wee hours?  In New York City, you can do it all! Just consider the Shakespeare in the Park series, presented each year in Central Park by the illustrious The Public Theatre.   GET THE DETAILS Both Shakespeare in the Park productions will take place at the Delacourte Theater in Central Park...

This blog was originally published in 2012; we have since updated it to reflect the most current and accurate information possible. Are you planning a Long Island bachelor party? If so, you might have questions about where to go, what to eat, and how to get there. Well, have no fear: Executive Transportation has all the answers. In this easy-to-follow Long Island bachelor party guide, we've provided you with options for all-day activities, dining, cocktails,...

What could be better than celebrating the Fourth of July in historic New York City? Don't miss out on the amazing celebrations in the Big Apple this year.   Check out our list of the best parties for 2016. MACY'S FOURTH OF JULY FIREWORKS A legendary fireworks show, the Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks represent one of the biggest and best Fourth of July celebrations in the country. Now in its 40th year, this fireworks show...