If your trip to Nevada is all organized but your itinerary is a bit on the empty side, let us give you a few hints and tips.There’s plenty to see and do in the area. Don’t leave without exploring Puerto de la Ragua and Convent of San Pascual Bailon. If you can, also check out La Calahorra Castle.
You’re probably wondering what else is nearby. Head a bit outside of Nevada and you’ll stumble on iconic sights. Granada is only 30 miles away and home to Alhambra. It’s well worth making a day trip out of.
A rental car will help you get from A to B easily in Nevada. If you’re traveling on a shoestring and eager to stretch your budget, a mini or a compact is a great choice. These smaller cars are affordable to run and a cinch to park. If you have the kids in tow, a full-size car will give you plenty of space.
There’s plenty of choice when it comes to renting a car in Nevada. From swish SUVs with loads of space for luggage to agile compacts, you’ll find it all here. Choosing your ride depends on your budget and where you plan to go. There are some road trips that are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas others don’t need more than a bargain, no-frills type model. What type of car will it be this time?
People drive on the right-hand side of the road in Nevada. Even though the rules may be similar to home, it’s a good idea to drive a bit more cautiously on roads you’re not familiar with.
Nabbing a parking space in Nevada isn’t too hard. Of course, it depends on where you are and when — you may find it tricky parking right in the center during peak periods.
While navigating through the streets of Nevada, keep in mind that the speed limits range from 50km/h to 120km/h. Residential zones are 50km/h unless indicated otherwise.
As long as you have Bluetooth or similar functions enabled, it’s fine to use your cell phone while behind the wheel in Nevada. But ensure you remain focused on the road.
When driving in Nevada, it’s illegal to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) above 0.05%. Planning to have a couple of glasses of wine over lunch or dinner? Consider taking a taxi or using a ride-sharing service.
It’s illegal to turn at a red light in Nevada. When you come across one, enjoy a mindful moment or two until the light switches back to green.
Although there are a few exceptions, seat belts must be fastened when the vehicle is in motion in Alpujarra Granadina.