Bodega Bay Chowder Day Jan. 28, 2017

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Few attractions draw more visitors to the scenic coastline of Sonoma County and Bodega Bay than a hankering for Clam Chowder.  Family members cannot stop raving about their visit to Chowder Day 2015 where they tried umpteen kinds of chowder from the many eateries throughout the area. Continue reading

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Peanuts Movie Sparks Travel Interest to Sonoma County

Rent from Sixt when visiting The Charles M. Schulz Airport #PeanutsMovie
Peanuts Movie Sparks Interest in Santa Rosa and Charles M. Schulz Airport #PeanutsMovie

The people at Sixt rent a car of Santa Rosa say The Peanuts Movie is bringing more attention to Sonoma County.  The creator of Peanuts lived in Sonoma County for 57 years, and was so beloved by the community that after his death they named the Sonoma County Airport (STS) after him. Continue reading

Charlie Brown, why don’t people in Sonoma County fly out of STS?

Peanuts Statues - Charlie Brown & Linus - at The Charles M. Schulz -- Sonoma County Airport (STS)
The Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport (STS)

Linus: Charlie Brown, why don’t people in Sonoma County fly out of STS?

Charlie Brown: I don’t know, Linus. Maybe they enjoy driving the extra 2 hours to SFO and OAK in their Sixt rental car?

Used Car Deals from Sixt rental cars of Santa Rosa

New rental cars at Sixt of Fulton, California
Sixt rental cars of Fulton and Santa Rosa, California
  • Try before you buy, apply up to a week’s rental to your used car purchase
  • Used car buyers benefit from Sixt’s wholesale rental car buying power

SANTA ROSA, California – Buying a used car has never been easier at Sixt rent a car of Santa Rosa and the Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport (STS). Buyers can get great deals on low-mileage current model year cars at well below the manufacturer’s suggested retail price.

Sixt’s policy is to turn over its rental fleet every 6 to 12 months in order to offer clients the very latest model vehicles. Most cars will have very low mileage and the agency and its staff work hard to make sure each car looks great and is in excellent operating condition. Continue reading

Visit Jack London State Park in 2016, the 100th anniversary of his death

winery in The Valley of the Moon - Sonoma County near Glen Ellen Jack London Historic State Park
Jack London’s estate includes a vineyard still in production today.
The Valley of the Moon is a magical place situated in the foothills of Sonoma County filled with history, charming villages, rustic wineries and breathtaking scenery.  It is where famed author Jack London spent the final years of his life, and 2016 will be a hundred years since his death.

Jack London State Historic Park is located in the famed “Valley of the Moon,” also known as Sonoma Valley, where the author of “White Fang,” “Call of the Wild,” and “The Sea Wolf’ called home.  The park is just 35 minutes from The Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport (STS) and Sixt rent a car of Santa Rosa. Continue reading

Climb Mount Tamalpais for a Bird’s Eye View of Marin County

View from Mt. Tamalpais

If you are driving through San Francisco or across the Golden Gate Bridge, and you see a tall mountain to the north, you are seeing the most southern tall peak of California’s North Coast and the highest point in Marin County. Mount Tamalpais, with its spectacular views, redwood and oak groves, climbs up to an elevation of 2,571 feet.

Marin County is one county south of us at Sixt rental cars of Fulton, California. If you are flying into The Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport (STS), Mt. Tam is a 60 mile drive south on Hwy 101 and up the curvy roads to the top, about an hour and 25 minutes one-way. On a clear day, visitors can see the Farallon Islands 25 miles out to sea, the Marin County hills, San Francisco and the bay, hills and cities of the East Bay, and Mount Diablo. On rare occasions, the Sierra Nevada’s snow-covered mountains can be seen 150 miles away. Continue reading

Sixt rental cars continues US expansion in Boston and Charleston

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FT. LAUDERDALE, FL – Sixt SE and its US Franchise Unit (Sixt Franchise USA, LLC) announce the opening of new branches to service Boston Logan International Airport and Charleston International Airport. Opening branches to service these two airports continues the expansion of the Sixt airport network in the United States.

“The franchise opening in Boston greatly enhances our presence in New England and the Northeast US, and travelers flying in to Boston will enjoy renting premium vehicles like a BMW 328i or BMW 528i from Sixt,” said Craig Olson, Executive Vice President of North America Franchise Development for Sixt. “The franchise opening in Charleston further strengthens the Sixt network in the Carolinas and the Southeast US.” SEE MORE

Sixt rent a car of Sonoma County adds to its fleet

New rental cars at Sixt of Fulton, California
Come see our new wheels!

Things are looking up at Sixt rental cars in Fulton, California.  The location added to its rental fleet, increasing the overall number of vehicles by 25 percent since opening in late 2014, and expanding service to Santa Rosa and the Charles M. Schulz Sonoma County Airport.

The new rentals are 2016 model year Hyundai Elantra sedans, Kia  Sorrento minivans and Sedona SUVs.  Add to this the many one-way, drop offs of cars from other locations and customers have more choices than ever. Continue reading