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What are the major attractions in North Philadelphia?

If your trip to North Philadelphia is all booked but your itinerary is looking a little empty, we can give you a few hints and tips.

Sometimes short drives are enjoyable too. Just down the road, Philadelphia Doll Museum and Advocate/St. Stephens United Methodist Church will keep you busy. Once you've marked them off your list, steer that car in the direction of Mural Tours.

What are the best road trip destinations near North Philadelphia?

You can't return home without seeing North Philadelphia West. Boasting some terrific attractions, it's an enticing day-trip destination. North Philadelphia West can be found about 2 miles from North Philadelphia.

Where are the best convention centers near North Philadelphia?

After spending loads of time chatting to like-minded individuals, it's always good to know you can put your feet up somewhere nearby. If you're visiting North Philadelphia primarily for business, these are some of the best convention centers that are close to hotels and cafés:

  • Pennsylvania Convention Center (4 miles away).
  • Cairnwood Estate (10 miles away).
  • Valley Forge Convention Center (16 miles away).

What kind of rental car should I get for North Philadelphia?

The wide, open road is calling your name, and North Philadelphia is an awesome base to kick-start your Philadelphia adventure. Situated 4 miles from the heart of the city, the first thing you'll need to pick up is the key to one our quality rental cars. A full-size SUV will bring you around Philadelphia in total comfort and style — or you might want to steer off the beaten track and explore hidden gems with a robust four-wheel drive. For city commuting, we'd recommend choosing a compact ride. They might not be as spacious, but they'll be a dream at slipping into those tiny parking spaces.

Should I get a luxury rental car in North Philadelphia?

You'll be pleased to hear that there's a great range of luxury rental vehicles on offer in North Philadelphia. What you go with is largely dependent on your funds and the activities you've got planned. Prestige vehicles offer the best in comfort and class. If you want to indulge yourself, why not grab an elite SUV, or perhaps a slick medium-sized sedan? Otherwise, if you're just after something to get you from A to B as cheaply as possible, you're better off going with a versatile compact vehicle (or something else that won't blow your budget).

What do I need to know about driving in Philadelphia?

Cruising around North Philadelphia requires more than simply knowing how to start the engine. Familiarize yourself with the traffic rules and explore this buzzing city with ease:

What side of the road do they drive on in North Philadelphia?

In North Philadelphia, you'll have to stick to the right side. When visiting someplace new, it's always a wise idea to book an automatic vehicle. That way, you can focus on the road ahead and not worry about gear changes.

Does North Philadelphia have peak-hour traffic?

Traffic delays are part and parcel of Philadelphia, a city with a population of 1,567,400. The neighborhood of North Philadelphia experiences its heaviest traffic between 8:00 am and 11:00 am. Later in the day, it starts at 4:00 pm and ends around 6:00 pm.

Is it difficult to park in North Philadelphia?

Finding a car space in North Philadelphia is relatively easy. Of course, it can depend on where you are and when — you may have trouble parking in the very center during peak periods.

Are there speed limits in North Philadelphia?

If you plan on driving around North Philadelphia, a neighborhood of Philadelphia, speed limits range from 20 mi/h to 70 mi/h. Take note that residential zones usually have a default speed limit of 20 mi/h.

What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Philadelphia?

Most of the time, your rental car company will bill the amount listed on the fine to your credit card, including local surcharges. Alternatively, they may supply your contact details to local law enforcement agencies, who'll then send a fine to your postal address.

Are seat belts compulsory in Philadelphia?

By law everyone must wear a seat belt. However, there are a couple of exceptions for certain vehicles used by public transportation systems.

Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in North Philadelphia?

It is legal to use your cell phone while driving in North Philadelphia. However, we suggest that you err on the side of caution and avoid using or handling your phone — it's best to keep your eyes on the road.

What are the rules around drink driving in North Philadelphia?

While operating a vehicle in North Philadelphia, it's an offence to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) higher than 0.08%. Thinking of having a glass or two of wine with lunch or dinner? Consider using a ride-sharing service or taking a taxi.

Is turning on a red light allowed in North Philadelphia?

Yes, drivers are allowed to turn on a red light in North Philadelphia. However, before you do you are required to completely stop the vehicle. Move on only when the lane you are turning into is clear of approaching traffic.

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