I am a technology laggard, being slow in adopting new technology. While Kikey Loo, our London-based blogger, has been traveling around
Before I give my views with regard to Nüvi, let me digress a bit. Back in those days when I was in the
Now let’s return to the Garmin. After using it for a couple of times, I have to say that I am a little bit disappointed. First of all, Yahoo (
Secondly, as it is tough to look at Nüvi’s 4.3” screen while driving, I have to rely on voice prompt navigation. Unfortunately, the GPS unit tells me to “turn left” or “turn right” too early. If there are a few junctions adjacent to each other, I could easily make the wrong turn.
What’s more, the fear of theft implies that I will keep the device at home most of the time.
So, should I simply sell away my Garmin and revert to using Google Maps? Unfortunately, that may not be a good option either. I once downloaded directions to
I am still trying to figure out the best way to navigate around this country…