Travelling To Work Around London
If you live and work in London then you will have faced the nightmare that is commuting. London is so tightly packed that even driving in the city isn’t a good idea. In fact if you do decide to drive then there wouldn’t be much of a point as there wouldn’t be anywhere for you to even park. It is because of the traffic in an around London that people are having to become more inventive with their modes of transport. If you want some ideas then here are a few ways to get around that won’t involve you shelling out hundreds of pounds on petrol.
If you live within London and near your workplace then you have the luxury of walking. Branding walking as a luxury may seem like a joke but truthfully due to the abundance of vehicles walking might just be a lot quicker. Besides it is a great way to stay fit and healthy and really observe the city you live in.
Cycling is a lot speedier than walking, which is why it is a great method of transport around London. The lightweight frame of a bicycle means that you can dodge about the busy London scene with ease. The only difficulty that you may face with a bike is that you will have to cycle in the road, this is potentially dangerous as not all driver pay attention to cyclists.
People often mistake scooters for a child’s toy but a new trend that has come about is the adult kick scooter. Again you can travel at a much faster pace but with a scooter you have access to the pavement making it a lot safer for you.
For a more retro way to get around why not take a skateboard. You can simply hop on and off at your pleasure and weaving around the walking traffic is so much easier.