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If your trip to Temple is all locked in but your itinerary is a little on the empty side, let us give you a helping hand.
There's a ton of things to do in the area. Don't head home without visiting The Coliseum and John Tanner Park. If you have time, also check out Rocky Branch Ghost Town.
Temple offers some wonderful sights, but there are other things to keep you amused in the surrounding area. How does a world-renowned attraction sound to you? Centennial Olympic Park needs no introduction. Located about 34 miles away in Atlanta, your itinerary should include this unmissable attraction.
If you're here for primarily business-related reasons, you'll likely be heading to The Bradley Street Train Depot. It's situated 11 miles away.
We've put together a list of our best tips and tricks to help you keep more money in your wallet:
Whether you're heading away on your own or with the entire family, CarRentals.com will help you find the perfect ride for your Temple trip. An economy car is a fabulous choice if you're planning to spend lots of time in the heart of the city. Thrifty and dependable, these vehicles will get you from A to B easily and quickly. If you feel like making a big impression, check out our special category. We know you'll find something that'll elicit some envious stares! Got the kids with you? A spacious SUV should suit your needs.
For some of us, owning a prestige vehicle is the stuff of fairy tales. But renting your dream ride is easier than you think! Picture yourself cruising down the highway in a swanky convertible, even if it's only for a short while. Or perhaps you're just after a set of wheels to get you from A to B. Affordable or flashy? Whatever you decide, there's a rental car to suit your style in Temple.
Before you begin driving in Temple, get acquainted with the local road laws. From red light rules to parking restrictions, here's the lowdown:
You'll be driving on the right side of the road in Temple. Even though the conditions may be similar to home, we recommend driving more cautiously in places you've never been.
For the most part, finding a parking spot in Temple isn't too difficult. If you're on the way to one of the busier sights in town, it's a good idea to check out parking options before you leave.
As with many destinations, roads get busy in the rush hours before and after work. However, due to its smaller population of about 4,300, traffic congestion isn't a big concern in Temple.
Speed limits vary across Temple, but generally range from 25 mi/h to 70 mi/h. Most residential roads have a maximum speed of 35 mi/h unless signed otherwise.
One of two things will happen. Your rental car company may charge the amount stated on the fine to your credit card. This is the most common approach. Or it may provide your contact details to the relevant local authority so the fine is sent directly to you.
Provided you have hands-free functions like Bluetooth enabled, you can use your phone while driving in Temple. But make sure you keep concentrating on the road.
When driving in Temple, it's against the law to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) higher than 0.08%. Planning to have a few drinks with lunch or dinner? Consider grabbing a taxi or using a ride-sharing service.
Road rules in Temple permit drivers at a red light to turn into the lane nearer to them, without waiting for a green signal. Before doing so, the vehicle must stop completely and the driver must check that the lane is clear before proceeding.
Seat belts have to be worn in Carroll County. However, this rule may not apply for certain vehicles, such as those operated by public transportation systems.