Many people associate road trips with more domestic travel – it evokes thoughts of heading down the coast for the weekend, up to the snow during the winter or slowly making your way to another state for a holiday. But have you ever considered road tripping around a foreign country? This can be a great way to take in the sights and explore more than you ever would otherwise.
After all, it’s not about the destination, it’s about how you get there.
You will be in direct control of the trip, from start to finish. There are plenty of other reasons to love road trips, some of which we have outlined here:
Before heading off on your journey, it’s important to ensure that you are road trip ready. Besides filling up the tank and having your vehicle checked over for potential issues, some useful tips include: downloading a GPS or maps app onto your phone, ensuring that you have all relevant identification papers, ensuring that you have enough cash and credit cards, and following road rules.
And, above all else, don’t forget to pack a camera to capture the experience.