If your trip to Galston is all sorted out but your travel itinerary is looking a bit empty, let us give you a helping hand.Keep yourself entertained by swinging by Rugby Park and Kay Park. Another place to think about stopping at is Dick Institute.
If you have a little extra time and you’re willing to travel 20 miles, take a look at Motherwell. This place has a world of things to keep you busy. Strathclyde Country Park, Ravenscraig Regional Sports Facility and M & D’s Scotland Theme Park alone make the drive out here worthwhile. The locals will also probably point you toward Lanark, 25 miles away. If you only see one attraction here, make sure it’s New Lanark. (But we’d also recommend Falls of the Clyde and Carluke Golf Club.)
Be sure to pack something to read and perhaps even a kite. Galston has some excellent beaches you can go for a leisurely drive to, such as:
Irvine Beach (12 miles away).
Ayr Beach (14 miles away).
Whether you’re taking a break alone or with some pals, CarRentals.com can help you find the best ride for your adventure in Galston. An economy car is an excellent option if you’ll be spending most of your time downtown. Low-cost and with good mileage, these cars will take you here, there and everywhere quickly and comfortably. If you want to add some real pizzazz to your trip, rent a ride from our special category. You’re certain to find something that’ll command some attention! Got the youngsters in tow? A roomy full-size car should tick all the boxes.
For some people, owning a high-end vehicle may be somewhat out of reach. But renting your dream car is easier than you think! Imagine the feeling of cruising into town in a swanky convertible, even if it’s only for a day or two. Or perhaps all you want is a reliable set of wheels to bring you safely from point A to point B. Flashy or frugal? Either way, one thing’s for sure — there’s a rental car to suit you in Galston.
The left-hand side of the road is where you’ll be driving in Galston. Take note that the controls of your rental car here, like the steering wheel and stick shift (if your car has manual transmission), will be on the opposite side of what you’re used to.
Most of the time, parking in Galston is easy. If you’re on the way to one of the more popular attractions in town, it would be wise to check out parking options before you set off.
One of the upsides of road tripping around a smaller city is lighter traffic, so don’t stress too much about rush-hour gridlock. With a population of about 4,700, you can look forward to a smooth Galston driving experience.
Speed limits vary in Galston, but typically range from 20mph to 70mph. Most residential roads have a maximum speed of 20mph unless marked otherwise.
Most of the time, your rental car company will bill the amount of the fine to your credit card. Alternatively, the company may provide your contact information to local authorities so they can issue a fine straight to you.
As long as you have hands-free functions like Bluetooth enabled, it’s fine to use your cell phone while cruising in your car around Galston. Just make sure you keep your eyes on the road.
The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit when driving in Galston is 0.05%. If you’re planning on partying, leave your rental car behind and organize another way of getting home instead.
No, so don’t risk a fine by doing it. In Galston, red equals stop, with no exceptions. When nearing a set of traffic lights, always drive at a safe speed so you can easily stop if you need to.
Seat belts have to be worn in East Ayrshire. Having said that, the rule may not apply for some vehicles, such as those used by public transportation networks.