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If your trip to Faches-Thumesnil is all booked but your travel itinerary is looking a little empty, let us give you a helping hand.
Sometimes short and sweet drives are enjoyable too. Just down the road, Jean-Baptiste Lebas Square and Porte de Paris will keep you entertained. After you've checked them off your to-do list, travel in the direction of Lille Natural History Museum.
Check out Wazemmes, a great nearby area. There are tons of things to see and do here. Wazemmes is about 2 miles from Faches-Thumesnil.
Often travel for work-related purposes? Convention centers are probably quite familiar to you. With easy access to hotels, restaurants and cafés, your trip is sure to be a success if you're on your way to any of these places:
Faches-Thumesnil is a handy base to discover Lille and its surrounds. Only 3 miles from the city center, you'll probably do a mix of city and highway driving. Consider your travel plans. Are you planning on sticking around town or are you chasing a bit of fun and fresh air in nature? If it's both, go for a medium-sized car to enjoy the best of both worlds — comfort and practicality.
For some of us, owning a high-end vehicle is the stuff that dreams are made of. But renting your dream car can easily be a reality! Experience the thrill of rolling into town in a snazzy sports car, even if it's only for a day or two. Or maybe all you're chasing is a reliable set of wheels to get you quickly from A to B. Flashy or affordable? Whatever you decide, there's a rental car to suit your style in Faches-Thumesnil.
Not knowing the traffic laws is like taking off on a road trip and not having a map. Cruise through your getaway in Faches-Thumesnil with our handy driving tips:
In Faches-Thumesnil, you'll have to stick to the right side. When exploring someplace new, it's a good idea to choose a car with automatic transmission. That way, you can focus on the road and not stress about gear changes.
With Lille having a modest population of roughly 228,300, traffic isn't a major issue in neighborhoods like Faches-Thumesnil. As with most destinations, the roads are busier as people go to and from work. Try to avoid those times for a smoother journey.
It's relatively easy to find a car space in Faches-Thumesnil, though you might find it hard to score a spot in the busier areas. Booking a hotel that provides guests with parking will make things more convenient.
The speed limits in the neighborhood of Faches-Thumesnil are like the rest of Lille, ranging from 50 km/h to 130 km/h. For the safety of both drivers and pedestrians, a maximum speed limit of 50 km/h applies to residential zones.
Generally speaking, your chosen car rental company will bill the amount detailed on the fine to your credit card, including local taxes. Otherwise, they may share your information with local authorities, who'll then send a fine directly to you.
By law everyone must wear a seat belt. Although, there are a few exceptions for certain vehicles run by public transportation systems.
It's illegal to use your cell phone while driving around Faches-Thumesnil, and you could also be hit with a fine for just holding a phone when you're in control of a vehicle. However, the use of hands-free or Bluetooth functions is permitted, as long as you stay focused on the road.
In Faches-Thumesnil, it's illegal to operate a vehicle with a BAC (blood alcohol content) of more than 0.05%. If you're going to have a few drinks over dinner, it's a good idea to leave the rental car behind.
Traffic laws in Faches-Thumesnil allow drivers at a red light to turn into the lane nearest to them without waiting for a green signal. Before making the maneuver, the vehicle must completely stop and the driver must ensure the lane is clear before proceeding.