When it comes to planning a vacation, most people will immediately start considering flights to destinations with sun, sea, and sand. But there are so many more travel choices available that are often overlooked. A long-distance road trip features on most people’s bucket list, so why don’t more people take the leap and actually go on one? A major issue is the unfamiliarity of this type of vacation. Most people will have been on a package holiday where someone else takes control of the planning for you. You let a travel agent know where you want to go and they sort everything out on your behalf. A road trip means taking on a bit more responsibility yourself. But it’s so worth all of the time and effort involved. Here are a few tips and tricks to help you on your way to undertaking the adventure of a lifetime!