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do you travel with maps?

Posted on February 18, 2008 by dorisch

It is no surprise, more and more people are traveling each year, and a majority of these travelers is going by car. Whether they are just traveling an hour or two from home or across the United States, people are going places.

Unless it is a path traveled very frequently by a person, such as a person who makes a weekly commute from one state to the next as part of their job, the best way to find out how to get from one point to the next is by using street maps. These maps will help a person decide the best way to get from their starting location to the final destination. Street maps, which are available for purchase most anywhere and come in a variety of styles, can show a traveler the shortest route, as the person compares mileage for various routes, or if the most scenic route is preferred, by following a map a person can find this out as well. For those who have problems with small maps, one of those reading magnifiers may come in handy to provide you with better vision. Maps will show where certain places of interest are including national forests and parks. Along with that information, some maps will even show where rest stops are available, valuable information for anyone traveling a long distance.

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