I live in South Africa, and spend about an hour to get to work.....and 20 min to get back home. Traffic is a "count your blessings" initiative. However, I listen to audio books while in traffic. The time does seem shorter.
my last job, i had one and half hour.
subway, and suburbs trains.
i was learning foreigners languages during this comute time.
was so good. Vocabulary, reading artikels of magazines in foreigners languages.
i never felt boring.
That's make a good use of the time.
like a good use of this time.
I spend about 50-65 minutes each way. It depends on the traffic on the interstate.
It used to be about 5 minutes..but...I have a job that I love and have had it for 23 years...then I met the man of my dreams and we are getting married in 6 months, so I have moved to him and now have the commmute.
A good scooter or a small motorbike 125cc, and a good raincoat.
Or you ask professionals to equip it with a plastic roof. Don't cost that much, and means more confort.
You will save so much time.
You will save so much money.
5 times more oil efficent as a car.
And this fresh air shower every morning, gives you good mood at 9 am.
Their is this platform on the scooter, girls can drive it with a skirt.
It's like sitting on a chair.
If you really want to help the planet. If you really want to help the environment.
That's a real effort that will improve everything.
I mean the traffic congestion, the world oil consumption, the parking.
A car it's a one tone flat with four wheels, that moves a humans
that weight 75 kilos. We don't need that for comuting.
Last edited by leopard777; 02-08-2011 at 07:01 AM.