The Best Ways to Prepare for a Road Trip 

Taking holidays abroad is best enjoyed with as much freedom as possible, and road trips are the perfect way to do this. They help you to push timetables around your own schedule, as you decide when you set off and when you stop for breaks. Like all good things, though, they do require a bit of preparation and organization. Preparing for a road trip is the best way to ensure that you have as much fun as possible while you’re out there.

Get your rentals organized 

The most important feature of the road trip, the car you drive in, should not be slept on. It’s important that you sort out which rental you are happy to part from your cash with before you head out there to avoid any last-minute hiccups. 

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Beat the Stress of Black Friday Shopping: Shop Online at Groupon

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Not into the hustle and bustle of Black Friday in-store shopping? No problem, grab your favorite beverage and shop the amazing Black Friday deals online at Groupon. Did you know that Groupon is more than just amazing hotel offers and travel deals? If you haven’t shopped Groupon lately, you’re in for a nice surprise, especially on Black Friday.

I honestly can’t wait because there will be 300k+ deals available on home goods, apparel, toys, jewelry, electronics, concerts & live events, local deals, getaways, beauty & spa treatments, and food & drink. So basically just about anything you can dream of will be on sale. Also, some orders will be eligible for free shipping with a minimum purchase. It doesn’t get much better than that!

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Get a Head Start on the Holidays with These 5 Gift Ideas

The holidays are just around the corner. It won’t be long before spices waft out of every grocery store doorway, and sparkly lights shine all around. Warm apple pies will pop up in office potlucks and on windowsills, and cookies will all suddenly manifest colorful frosting. It’s not all candy canes and reindeer, however. It’s also that time of year when you try to find your friends and family the perfect, unique gift. Below are some ideas to get you started. Continue reading “Get a Head Start on the Holidays with These 5 Gift Ideas”

All About the Journey: 6 Modes of Travel for Your Next Trip

Vacations can be about a lot of things. They can be about relaxation or adventure, strengthening bonds with others or practicing self-care. And while for many the destination is the goal, for others the journey itself is just as important. A big part of that journey is the mode of transportation, and the different feelings those modes can evoke. As you are planning your next getaway or adventure, consider these six different modes of transportation and the benefits they offer.

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How to Dress for a Brisk Fall Hike With Minimal Baggage

With a canopy of colored leaves overhead and a chill in the air, fall is the perfect time of year for hiking. However, a jaunt through nature in the quickly changing autumn weather requires a little extra planning. You might be tempted to bring extra clothing and accessories to suit fluctuating temperatures, but all that equipment can really weigh you down. Here are four tips to dress for a brisk fall hike with minimal baggage.

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Planning Your Alaskan Adventure? Don’t Miss These Stops

If you have your sights set on visiting Alaska, you certainly aren’t alone. In fact, with more than 2 million annual visitors to the Last Frontier, the 49th state is becoming an increasingly popular destination. And because the sheer size of Alaska — it’s double the size of Texas — can be overwhelming, it’s a good idea to map out some must-see things as you plan your grand Alaskan adventure.

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Going on an Adventure? 4 Things to Ensure Your Safe Travels

If you’re planning a road trip with your family, it’s a good idea to plan ahead and make a safety checklist. You’ll be spending a huge amount of time in your vehicle, so it’s important to make sure that it will keep your family safe during your trip. Check out these 4 tips to ensure your safe travels on your next adventure. Continue reading “Going on an Adventure? 4 Things to Ensure Your Safe Travels”