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How to have fun on the road this summer!

Road Trip Tips 

As the weather gets warmer out, it’s time to start thinking about what you want to do this summer. Family road trips or vacations with friends are always a good time. Here are some road trip tips for you to think about before you start your vacation. 

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Take Shifts 

When it comes to road trips, you have to go a long way. That means you’re going to be tired. The best thing you can do is take shifts while driving. Drive for 3-4 hours, and then switch drivers. This will get you farther without having to sacrifice time, and it will also help you rest from all that driving. 


As you take breaks and switch drivers, you should take some time to enjoy the scenery. If there is a tourist spot in the town or city you’ve stopped in, check out what they have to offer. This is a good way to refresh from the long journey and have some unexpected fun as well. 

Snack Break 

You will need to stay alert while you are driving. Taking a break to have a snack or bring food along in the car is a good idea. This will keep you awake, and it will stop you from being so hungry before dinner. 

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These road trip tips are just some of the ways you can make your vacation better. It’s going to be a great summer, and there will be plenty of laughs and new sights to see. We hope we helped you find what you were looking for. If you are looking for a used vehicle to take on your road trip, you can check out our online inventory and schedule a test drive with us at Poulin Auto Sales today.