Etiquette is what makes Vancouver stand out from the rest of the world, and it doesn’t stop on the road. Highway 1 is notorious for drivers fighting to jump ahead in a Darwin-style of survival. But even if you’re late to your best friend’s wedding, never forget to wave to the car behind you.
What I’ve noticed in Vancouver from the rest of the world is the level of etiquette in our city. Why would we want a guide to waving you ask? Even when we live busy and fast lives, taking that extra second to display etiquette keeps the general attitude positive and keeps conflict to a minimum. So to keep with this tradition here’s your guide to waving on the road:
Remember, waving is all about acknowledging. It gives everyone a warm fuzzy feeling inside. So do what keeps Vancouver great and wave!