The Ultimate Western Australian Road Trip Guide

If you are planning to drive through Western Australia, you are certainly in for a treat, and with so much to see and do, the trip will be a memorable one. If you are arriving by air, Perth International Airport would be the obvious choice, where you can rent a vehicle and set off on … Read more

Make Your Road Trip A Dream, Not A Nightmare

A surprising number of people don’t realize that it’s not essential to get on a plane to take a worthwhile trip. We get used to living in a place and forget that on the same landmass, there are so many different views. If you live in an urban setting, you might never see much of … Read more

How to Manage Road Trips Expenses

One thing that keeps many of us from heading out on a road trip is the belief that our car simply won’t be able to make the journey. It’s true that after a certain point in a vehicle’s life it’s a good idea to keep its journeys to a minimum, meaning even though you can … Read more

5 Essentials To Take On A Road Trip

Many people plan their road trips a few weeks beforehand, however due to their excitement, they tend to be a little spontaneous when packing. Because of this, it is important to plan and pack quite earlier before you set off.

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Take A Physical Map

Since the creation of navigation systems and smart phones with built in GPS, most people don’t bother with physical maps, especially since they aren’t always the easiest things to read. However, you can’t always count on your electronics to work, so it is always safe to keep a physical map in the glove compartment or under the seat just in case.

Don’t Forget Snacks and Water

Road trips can be quite tiring, as there is limited physical movement in the car. To stay hydrated, it is important to drink lots of water and eat small meals at regular intervals. Rest stops can end up costing quite a lot, as service station and fast food restaurants are often quite expensive. Stay clear of these hefty costs and don’t forget to pack enough snacks and water, to last the duration of the trip. 

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