1. The fact that the mulch that is used by everyone from little old ladies to companies with sidewalk flowerbeds is really, really pungent and foul smelling. I know they don't have to use this stuff, because other places also mulch their flower beds with far less terrible odors.
2. The need for all drivers to back into parking spots as though some sort of quick get-a-way is imminent.
3. The incredulous response you will receive when explaining you'll be driving 3+ hours "just to get away for the weekend."