Category: Road Trips

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How to Budget for a Road Trip in 9 Easy Steps

Do you have a road trip coming up and are unsure how to budget for it? We’re here to help! First, I’m a huge budget nerd (I even blog about it at And second, we spend most of our vacation days going on road trips. In this blog post,

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The Ultimate Camping Road Trip Packing List

Are you planning a camping road trip and don’t know what to pack? You’re in luck! We have been road tripping and camping along the way for the past few years and have perfected our camping road trip packing list. We’ve put together a list of the essential items you

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20 Intriguing Road Trip Trivia Questions

Road trips are full of excitement and adventure, but there is also a lot of downtime. Therefore, finding things to do in the car is essential.  One way to get the conversation going and keep your brain engaged is with some road trip trivia questions. Sure, you can grab a

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Michigan’s Upper Peninsula Road Trip: Must-see Stops

The Upper Peninsula of Michigan (commonly called the UP) is the perfect place for your next road trip adventure. It’s full of beautiful nature and outdoor adventures that will make your heart sing. You can go hiking, biking, camping, fishing, and boating in this area! And there are also many

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How Many Hours is it Safe to Drive in One Day?

Featured image by Dimitar Donovski on Unsplash How long you can safely plan to drive in a day is a crucial question to ask yourself when planning a road trip? This question is important for both planning purposes as well as safety. When planning our first long road trip to

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Best Road Trip Game Apps for a Fun-filled Car Ride

Photo by William Hook on Unsplash Road trip games have come a long way over the years. They’ve gone from the license plate game where all you need is a list of all 50 states to tiny magnetic versions of games to having a million games at your fingertips with your phone. Your

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