Something about the long days and warm nights of summer excites the adventurous senses. And nothing quenches that thirst quite like gassing up your car for a road trip.
Hit a local beach with the kids before school starts or grab the boyfriend for a romantic weekend stay in a town far away from anyone you know. Explore a new city with your best friends or take a relaxing solo trip. The choice is yours!
And if you keep a to-go bag handy, with all your needed road trip essentials, you can squeeze in a few more summer road trips before the cool fall air blows in.
Whether you are hitting your favorite bed and breakfast a few towns away or you are seeking to create new memories, every summer deserves an exciting excursion. So grab your overnight bag and your besties and hit the open road with these seven road trip essentials.