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Tip 21: Driving on the other side of the road takes some getting used to

Driving on the left side of the road in Ireland was a difficult mindshift. We recommend you visualize yourself turning out from gas stations and entering and exiting roundabouts before you hit the road. It is also helpful to find an empty parking lot to practice shifting with your left hand, if you end up with a manual transmission car in Ireland…like we once did.

Here is some more advice:

https://www.changesinlongitude.com/tips-to-drive-on-the-left-side-of-the-road/

http://www.anylatitude.com/2012/11/25/learning-to-drive-on-the-left-side-of-the-road-ten-tips-to-make-it-easier/

https://www.ricksteves.com/watch-read-listen/read/articles/driving-in-great-britain-and-ireland

 

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