Driving, especially in the city, during rush hour, or driving to a place that is unfamiliar can by a trying task. There are a few things you need to keep in mind in order to have a more pleasant driving experience. First of all, when driving in the city, make sure that you leave at a time that would be the least busy throughout the day.
During rush hour, bring a book or along to listen to or to read or pick up a hobby that you can work on in the car to pass the time. When driving to a place that is unfamiliar, get the directions or locate the final destination ahead of time.Driving in the city, especially for someone that has not grown up in one can be a scary and frustrating experience, if you are not aware of when you need to leave to get to where you are going comfortably on time.
One tip in driving in the city is to leave much earlier than you normally would to get to your destination prior to morning rush hour traffic. The same applies to the evening.Wait long enough that you will just miss the rush hour in the evening. Listen to the radio to find out where there are traffic jams and accidents, so you will be aware of what is going on around you and so that you may avoid those areas.For some people, they may wish they could avoid driving in the city all together, especially during rush hour.
During this time, if you unable to leave early or late to miss the busiest time for traffic, bring a book to read, a best selling novel, the Bible, something to pass the time. Another way you may make your driving experience more pleasurable and fruitful is by taking up a hobby like cross stitching or drawing to pass the time. What a way to find that hidden talent and niche that you have been searching for all these years!.The best driving tip would be to know where you are going! If you are going to an unfamiliar place, make sure that you have a map, a companion, or some sort of system in your car that will direct you to the proper destination. If not, if it is possible, go the night before to an unfamiliar destination nearby to make sure you know exactly where to go the following day.If all else fails, go to a web site, such as mapquest.
com in order to know every turn you are to make along the way.With these driving tips, your driving experience is sure to be a much more pleasurable one.Avoiding the trouble areas, bringing something to do and knowing where you are going are just a few of the many ways you can make driving more than just a way to get somewhere. Make your next trip an exiting, stress-free adventure by keeping these tips in mind and don't forget to fuel up!..Michael Russell Your Independent guide to Driving Tips.
By: Michael Russell