Roadtrips are a fun and inexpensive way to enjoy the summer. These vacations are always memorable, although not always in the ways we’d imagine.
If you’ve taken a summer road trip, it might have gone something like this, especially when you’re trying to save a few bucks.
Agonize for days over finding the best vacation deals.
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Decide to travel to where no one else will.
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Obsessively plan every activity.
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Plan to wake up early and hit the road!
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But rush to leave when you’re hours later than planned.
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Cram everyone and everything into one car.
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Go to great lengths to avoid tolls.
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Save a few bucks by renting the most “rustic” place you can bear.
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Bring along the extended family.
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Resort to the easiest and cheapest foods to prepare.
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Get a good ol’ board game going.
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Squeeze in a free tour or two.
Get back to nature.
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Bring back the best souvenirs $5 can buy.
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Head home and rest after an exhausting week off.
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How do you save money on your summer road trip?