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5 Essentials For A Successful Family Road Trip

“The journey not the arrival matters.”T. S. Eliot

 

Map your journey

1. Food

Road trips and munching go hand in hand. And lots of it! Be prepared with lots of stash.

Reading on the road

Reading on the road

2. Books galore

Whether it’s comics, magazines, coloring book the day’s newspaper, activity books or novels … carry stuff that will cater to all tastes and age groups in your car.

Music for the long haul

Music for the long haul

3. Music

Music is always a must. Burn Cd’s or store in pen drive in advance, nursery rhyme for toddlers. Games make every trip fun

Games make every trip fun

4. Games

Board games are a great way to pass time and keep kids of all ages engaged. Scrabble, UNO, monopoly, snakes and ladders… pack them all! Don’t forget to include a deck of cards.

Snoozing on the road

Snoozing on the road

5. Cushions

I’d even recommend carrying neck pillows you’d normally use on airplanes.

 

Adventure of a lifetime

Adventure of a lifetime

So now that we’ve planted the idea in your mind and sorted out half the planning, go ahead and hit the road with your family. No matter the destination you chose, the journey will be unforgettable!

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