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If your trip to Arlington is all organized but your travel itinerary is looking a bit empty, we can give you a few hints and tips.
If anyone asks why you're heading here, just show them some images of University of North Florida and St. Johns Town Center. These wonderful attractions will guarantee you have an awesome trip.
Stop by Regency Square. It's one attraction you'll find on many visitors' to-do lists. Jacksonville Arboretum and Gardens and Expressway Mall Shopping Center are also nearby and worth a pit stop.
Rack up a few more miles on that rental car and travel 34 miles to St. Augustine. Castillo de San Marcos is just one of the top attractions to put on your itinerary. Need another reason to visit? Anastasia State Park is also within easy reach.
No matter the weather, you'll be able to see the magnificent beaches near Arlington from behind the wheel of your rental car. As you drive along, keep your eyes peeled for seagulls flying over these dazzling stretches of coastline:
Situated 9 miles from Arlington, Prime F. Osborn Convention Center is a great place to go for a work conference. After a tiring day of mingling and making new friends, you'll be able to get behind the wheel of your rental car and drive out to a nearby restaurant or go for a leisurely cruise around the area.
Here are our suggestions on how to hit the road with some savings in your pocket:
Whether you're on the road solo or with a big group, we can help find the perfect set of wheels for you in Arlington. If you want something small, why not grab the keys to a mini? These nifty cars are easy to drive and affordable to run. Can't wait to check out the surrounding areas? An SUV might be just what you need. If you'd prefer to go all out on this vacation, make an impression with a feature-packed premium car.
For some of us, owning a luxury vehicle may be a little out of reach. But renting your dream car is certainly within your grasp! Imagine cruising into town in a snazzy convertible, even if it's only for a little while. Or perhaps all you need is a set of wheels to get you from point A to point B. Flashy or thrifty? Either way, one thing's for sure — there's a rental car to suit your style in Arlington.
There's more to driving around Arlington than just getting behind the wheel and putting your foot on the gas. Familiarize yourself with a few of the most important local traffic laws here:
You'll be cruising along the right-hand side of the road in Arlington. Even though it may seem similar to home, we suggest driving more cautiously on roads that are unfamiliar.
Nabbing a parking space in Arlington shouldn't be too difficult. Of course, it can depend on the time and place — you may have trouble parking right in the center during busier periods.
Speed limits vary around the city of Arlington, but usually range from 10 mi/h to 70 mi/h. Most residential areas have a maximum speed of 30 mi/h unless posted otherwise.
More often than not, your chosen rental car company will bill the fined amount to your credit card, including local surcharges and taxes. Otherwise, they may supply your information to local authorities, who'll then send a fine straight to you.
It is against the law to use your cell phone while driving in Arlington, and you may also be issued a fine for just handling your phone if you're in control of a vehicle. However, the use of hands-free or Bluetooth functions is allowed, as long as you stay focused on the road.
The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit when operating a vehicle in Arlington is 0.08%. If you're planning on partying, leave your car behind and organize some other way of getting home instead.
Yes, you are allowed to turn on a red light in Arlington. But before doing so, you have to bring the car to a total stop. Continue only when the lane you are turning into is clear of approaching traffic.
Subject to some exceptions, seat belts are mandatory in Jacksonville.