When you travel to another city or another country, you sometimes need to ask for directions to find the way to your hotel, the shopping area or a restaurant. So, if you don’t want to get lost when you travel abroad, you will have to learn and practise some expressions to give and ask for directions in English.
Asking for Directions
Excuse me! Where is .... ?
Can you tell me the way to .... ?
How do I get to ... ?
How can I get to ... ?
Go along Aricel street
Turn left / right (into Aricel Street)
Go straight ahead / straight on
Take the 1st /2nd/ 3rd / 4th turning on the left / on the right (into ...)
Go past the school
It's in front of / next to / between ... and ....
Get some practice giving directions on this map