Booking a flight during the holiday season can be difficult and expensive, which is why many people travel by car. Some people even prefer those long drives, and there are some amazing road trip destinations in the United States you can enjoy. Some people get turned off by the idea of going on a road trip because of how much time it takes to travel, but it does save money—plus, you can have fun along the way. Discover some ways to make driving more fun on road trips.
Play Car Karaoke
Car karaoke has been made famous thanks to James Corden. Playing car karaoke is also a great way to make driving more fun on road trips. There are plenty of free karaoke apps on both Android and iOS. Allow each person who isn’t driving to pick a song and sing their heart out.
Listen to a Playlist
If you don’t want to play karaoke, another easy thing you can do is create a playlist for the road trip ahead, or find one on an app like Spotify. Set the mood for a long trip by playing some upbeat music to make the trip into a party.
Another way to pass time in the car is to play some road trip games everyone can enjoy. You can find many game ideas online. You can incorporate music by guessing songs, test your knowledge with some trivia, and more. The possibilities are endless when it comes to games you can play to fill up your time on the road.
Listen to a Podcast
Podcasts are getting more and more popular, as well as more and more diverse. Podcasts have taken up serial forms, with it becoming a new type of storytelling. Podcasts are also perfect for long road trips. Invest in a story that even the driver can enjoy in the car for a few hours.
Plan Your Stops
You don’t have to wait until you reach your destination to explore. Depending on your trip’s length, you can plan for some cool stops for extra rest and fun. Before departing for your trip, see if there are any spots you can stop at to make your trip even more worthwhile.