Sure, planning your own trip and driving yourself once you get there may save you a little money, but at what cost to your precious vacation? You miss out on great information only a local can provide and you surely miss out on the sights as you try to figure out your route in an area you are unfamiliar with.
Nothing's more frustrating than your GPS going wacky on you or missing your turn off and ending up in the wrong place because you were distracted by traffic and just plain didn't know where you were going. And let's admit it, driving in a place you are unfamiliar with is very stressful and, after all, isn't that why you are on vacation in the first place? You need to relax and have fun, right?
We get it, so here is a list of the Top 10 Reasons why you should hire a local tour guide on your next vacation.