Parallel parking is a challenging maneuver to perfect, especially if you live in an urban area. So what does it take to be a pro? A little patience, a bit of practice, and (once you’ve pulled it off) a pat on the back.

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about Rachael

After studying Literature and Writing in San Diego, Rachael said farewell to her sunny hometown and left for San Francisco to revel in the fog. When she’s not writing Tweets and blogs and all manner of copy for Esurance, Rachael spends her free time hiking, enjoying the sparse sunshine at Ocean Beach, and seeking out the best reading spots in the city.