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Super Bowl LV - We can take you there!

It seems like we only just finished with the craziness of 2020, yet the 2021 Super Bowl is right around the corner! For many of us, this will be a much needed break from the whirlwind of life as we now know it. We’ve had many people asking us if we will be providing flights to this year’s Super Bowl, and the answer is yes, we are!

Where it is: The Super Bowl 2021 will be taking place in Tampa, FL in the Raymond James Stadium on Sunday, February 7th. We at Fly Largent would be more than happy to provide an exclusive luxury flight for you to get there in comfort and style. Contact us today for a free quote!

How to get in person tickets: You can head on over to the official hospitality website for the NFL, nflonlocation.com. Get your tickets soon, because there will only be a 20% capacity allowed in the stadium due to Covid-19 pandemic. It is also worth noting that this will be the first year in the history of the Super Bowl that the event will be entirely cashless. Visa cashless payment systems have been set up for use of everything including parking, concessions, retail, and more. There will also be ‘reverse ATM’s’ available where guests may convert their cash to prepaid gift cards worth up to $500.

Music and entertainment: This year, the infamous half-time show will be performed by none other than The Weeknd. Following the impressive 2020 show from Shakira and Jennifer Lopez, these will be big shoes to fill but it is guaranteed to be an incredible performance!

Where to watch online: If you feel uncomfortable visiting the venue in person due to the danger of the pandemic, there are also ways to watch the event live online!The Super Bowl will be broadcasted live on CBS and live streamed on the CBS All Access app.

Safest places to visit after the pandemic and which areas to stay away from

COVID-19 continues to run rampant through this world and puts many - if not all - of our travel plans on hold. It poses the question as to which countries are going to be the most stable and the safest to visit after the pandemic slows to a stop. Below we have compiled a small list of some of the best places to visit when this is all over and some of the places you should consider avoiding for the time being.

Dominica

Dominica (not to be confused with the Dominican Republic), as of July 24th 2020, had only 18 confirmed cases in the entire island country. Dominica was never really much of a tourism magnet, but all of that changed in 2019 when they opened a large luxury resort nestled in the lush and explorable island. Domnica is truly a haven for adventure and luxury-seekers alike featuring exciting eco-adventures and the Cabrits Resort & Spa Kepinski which is a 5-star resort featuring all kinds of services and facilities. Engage in some of the thrilling water-sports or simply relax and enjoy the professional massages and spa treatments that this resort has to offer.

Belize

Belize was another country with very few COVID-19 cases, making it our second on the list of countries that are moderately safe compared to other popular tourism places. Belize is definitely a hidden gem of the tourism world, and people are often surprised at just how much it has to offer. Boasting some of the most beautiful beaches and top-tier, world class scuba diving, you certainly won't be bored here. After you're done soaking up some sun on the beaches and in the water, you should consider taking a tour of the gorgeous nature reserves and national parks that are teeming with wildlife, including monkeys, parrots, toucans, jaguars, and more.

Monaco

Besides Vatican City, Monaco is the smallest country in the world. However, it's more popular as a tourism spot than you would think. Due to their tax free status, luxury hotels, resorts, casinos, and proximity to the French Riviera, Monaco truly is worth a visit. Filled to the brim with luxurious places to stay, Monaco has many avenues worthy of indulging in. If you find yourself lucky enough to stay in the Monte Carlo Bay Hotel and Resort, you may also have the pleasure of waking up to view the gorgeous sunrise over the bay.

Places to avoid for now:

USA

With over four million cases of the virus, the number one country you're going to want to avoid is the United States of America. Not only do they have the highest number of recorded cases in the world, but also many states are not even enforcing social-distancing or the use of masks. There isn't a single state in this country that hasn't been severely impacted by the pandemic. The USA doesn't seem to be on the path to recovery either, with more and more cases every day; the statistics are only going up as of July 25th, 2020. This is unfortunate due to the abundance of incredibly beautiful and worthwhile places to visit, but they can always be toured at a later date when this pandemic has slowed down to a trickle.

Brazil

The country with the second highest infection and death rate would unfortunately be Brazil. We would recommend that for now you steer clear of this country until the virus has cleared out. In the future it's to be sure that Brazil will welcome all of us with open arms again to experience the diverse culture and celebrations that they hold dear.

India

Third on this list of places to avoid- for the time being- is India. With a current standing of roughly 1.3 million confirmed cases, India is not looking like one of the safest countries to visit for now. Hopefully, sooner rather than later, this virus will slow to a stop and this beautiful country can once again open its doors to the world and have everyone experience the enjoyment and diversity within.

At Fly Largent we make it our job to ensure all of your travel needs are met and that your thoughts are heard. If you have any questions regarding prices for a private flight on a luxury jet or anything else travel related, feel free to reach out to us at any time. 

Why flying private in 2020 is essential

Tourism had all but grinded to a halt in the early months of 2020. The global pandemic spared no country as it forced economies to slow down and rendered traveling all but impossible. It took a long time, but thanks to the efforts of society working together to flatten the curve, everyone is finally starting to feel a sense of normalcy again. However, it's not over yet and converging together will all but reverse all the effort we've put into this process. For our own sanities it's important to get out again and experience the world and all it has to offer, but it's also important for us to do so safely. Flying in commercial airplanes is one of the issues that is sure to arrive in the next coming months. With hundreds of people grouping together in airports and airplanes, a relapse is all but sure to happen. That's why flying private now of all times is so important. We at FlyLargent ensure that each and every one of our private flights is sterilized and safe to transport you, your family, and your co-workers wherever you need to go. Listed below are a few reasons why you should fly private in 2020-2021

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As mentioned earlier, by flying private you can fly in a comfortable space not shared by the potentially infectious crowds who occupy the airport and airplanes of commercial flight companies. By doing this, you are substantially lowering any risk you could have for contracting the virus.

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By flying private you essentially eliminate the wait time you would have in a normal airport. Even if the airports aren't crowded, you will still have to spend time going through security, checking baggage, and lining up to board your flight. At FlyLargent we are able to speed this process up which eliminates your need to assemble with a group of people and also cuts down on your wait time.

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We have a team of experts that are available to you 24/7 for questions, tips, and information for whatever travel information you may need. You can rest assured that all of your baggage and needs will be personally taken care of by our staff and that none of it will get lost in transit. It's stressful enough to travel during a pandemic without the extra worry of losing your belongings!

These are just a couple reasons why flying private during 2020-2021 is so vital and your best option to travel safely. At FlyLargent you can rest assured you are traveling in a safe, sterile, and comfortable environment. If you have any questions at all, please feel free to contact us! We are standing by to help you with whatever you may need. Stay safe out there!

Super Bowl 2020 - Miami, Florida

It's that time of year again where people all around the world are getting hyped for this year's Super Bowl! Each year, people from all over gather to witness the most-watched single-day sporting event in the world and every year seems as exciting - if not more - than the last! Even non-football fans find something that interests them; from the parties to the music to of course, the food! Restaurants and clubs around the area are busily preparing their greatest dishes and entertainment for the massive influx soon headed their way. Keep reading to find out more on places to stay, eat, and explore during this year's Super Bowl!

This year's Super Bowl is being held at Hard Rock Stadium, Miami Gardens, Florida, United States. The Super Bowl is more than just a one day sporting event, the celebration can last for several days with events like:concerts, parties, and the like! In it's own right, it's almost a holiday in the eyes of most Americans. Before the big game you might also want to experience some of the great things Miami has to offer. Whether it's exquisite cuisine, dancing, or good company, Miami has everything you could want.

Getting there

Miami International Airport (MIA)

The most ideal airport to travel into Miami would definitely be the Miami International Airport. It handles direct international flights from North America, Central America, Europe, and domestic flights alike. One of the reasons this airport is the best choice is due to it's proximity to the Hard Rock Stadium and also proximity to high-class hotels and budget friendly hotels as well. With only being 12 miles away (19km) your drive to the Super Bowl will be significantly shorter. At Largent we would be more than happy to assist you and help you get to the MIA airport in comfort, style, and class. Contact us today for a free quote and information on how we can help make that happen.

Prior to the Super Bowl game itself, Miami is also hosting a festival of sorts with music and entertainment. Including an impressive lineup of artists such as Maroon 5, Guns N' Roses, DaBaby, and DJ Khaled! From Thursday, January 30th, until Saturday February 1st, enjoy the kickoff to one of the biggest and most anticipated sports events of the year!

If you're looking for a place to stay during this event, listed below are some of the top rated hotels in the nearby area. Feel free to check them out!

Where to stay

Mandarin Oriental Miami

The Mandarin Oriental is definitely one of the most -if not the most- coveted hotels during the Super Bowl season. Offering beautifully scenic views of both bay and city, guests can enjoy the best of both worlds. Including amenities such as a fully equipped fitness center, an infinity pool, and the relaxing restorative methods of their spa. This luxurious 5-star hotel is definitely worth a visit.

Blue Moon Hotel South Beach, Autograph Collection

Another hotel high on the list would be Blue Moon Hotel. Residing on Collins Avenue, this hotel is in close proximity to some of Miami's best attractions. Including shopping, fine dining, and exciting nightlife venues. The hotel itself features a highly rated on-site restaurant with amazing cocktails and great food. After dinner you may want to seek out the sunny-side outdoor pool and terrace to soak up some rays.

Winter Haven, Marriott Autograph Collection

Last but not least is Winter Haven. This frigid name is anything but when you step onto the premises and experience the warmth and hospitality that this venue has to offer. Not only is the service great, but the sophistication and attention to detail will make you feel like a celebrity. Relax in your room to enjoy their free wifi or explore the hotel and discover their impressive Italian restaurant and rooftop terrace lounge.

What to do

Sugar

A highly recommended highlight of downtown Miami would be Sugar at EAST. Rated among the top best rooftop bars in all of the United States, this 360-degree view is sure to put all the bars you've visited in the past to shame. With drinks like their Thai Iced Tea and Asian inspired beverages - such as the Tiger Lily - served in their garden utopia, Sugar is definitely on the list of places to be.

J. Wakefield Brewing

J. Wakefield Brewing is a brew house known for it's awesome Star Wars inspired murals and their Dragon Fruit Passion Fruit Florida Weisse (or DFPF for short) which inspires lines out the door and around the corner just to get a taste! It's definitely worth a trip to their brew house to try out their DFPF but don't be distressed if you can't make it through the line, because J. Wakefield Brewing also have a presence at the Hard Rock Stadium where the Super Bowl will be held!

If you have any questions about how you can get to Miami, please do not hesitate to contact us at Fly Largent! We make your pleasure our business and are standing by 24/7 to assist you and your aviation needs.

 

Best places to spend New Years Eve 2019

New Years Eve is closely approaching and many of us have yet to create concrete plans to send our year out with a bang! We are celebrating the end of a decade and staying at home just won't do! Listed below are some of the most exciting places to spend New Years this year, and before you say it's too late to go, that's exactly why we're here! Fly Largent is ready and waiting to have a flight waiting for you as soon as possible, so don't let that stand in your way of spending the last night of the decade somewhere amazing!

New York - New York

New York City has been at the top of almost everyone's list for years and that is no mistake. There are of course an abundance of places counting down to the last second of the year, but no one does it as big and as exciting as the Big Apple! The rush you feel standing in the massive crowd as you all count down in unison and the explosion when the clock reaches zero is a rush that can't be replicated. With music, pyrotechnics, confetti, and a huge ball that drops as the clock hits twelve, New York is renowned for its over the top celebration. Some of the confetti raining down is even inscribed with wishes from individuals around the world for the new year! You can even submit your own wish by going to the Times Square Alliance's Online Wishing Wall!

Orlando - Florida

Another wonderful place to spend your New Years Eve celebration is in Orlando, Florida. Unlike New York, you won't have to bundle up against the cold here. You can dress up if you'd like or go a little more casual for comfort! Enjoy fun for all ages at Universal Studios Florida and experience the enjoyable live music whilst being surrounded by your favorite characters and intriguing pyrotechnic displays! Perfect for families, couples, and children alike! If you're looking for some time away from the kids, head down to Universal's City Walk and have your eyes and taste buds feast upon the unlimited amounts of delectable cuisine and special cocktails! Dance the night away on Orlando's biggest dance floor with a live DJ followed by an exhilarating fireworks display!

Los Angeles - California

LA has always been known for doing everything and anything in style and with a bang. It would be difficult to pin down one exact location to spend NYE because on almost every corner a new and exciting party is flourishing. From watching the countdown being projected onto City Hall with live music, Instagram worthy photo spots, and food trucks, to the celebration at The Music Center Plaza
with their massive music and dance party, there are so many events to choose from!

Are you inspired? We'd love to help you get to where you truly want to be spending New Year's Eve this year and are standing by to help you achieve your goal! Contact us today for a free quote and information on how we can get you a flight as soon as possible!

No matter where you're spending New Years this year, we at Fly Largent hope you have an amazing and memorable night and that this next year is your best one yet!