get one's bearings

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get one's bearings
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (general)
a. orientarse
Eva pulled out to a map to get her bearings.Eva sacó un mapa para orientarse.
b. ubicarse
We were able to orient ourselves once we saw the cathedral in the distance.Pudimos ubicarse una vez que vimos la catedral en la distancia.
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