Does the idea of spending hours in the car with your family sound like fun? Why not plan a road trip this summer? Since the pandemic, plane ticket prices have soared. Travelling by car has never been so attractive!
This is what Marie Monroe realized. As a mother on parental leave, she planned to visit the French islands during the summer with her partner and two children. But she changed her mind after shopping for plane tickets.
“The price of flights has doubled compared to last year,” she said. “It’s crazy! So, we decided to rent a little house on the US east coast and drive there. We just bought a new and more spacious SUV. We’re going to make the most of it!”
Before you hit the road, make sure you’re as well prepared as Marie Monroe. Here’s a few tips on how to keep your family happy on a road trip while keeping costs down.
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