The 15 Unwritten Rules Of Road Tripping Across America
When one thinks of travel excursions, visions of European castles or tropical beaches often fill the imagination. Yet there is so much to see in our own backyard, so why not opt for the classic American road trip? Not only will you feel a lasting sense of pride for America’s iconic landscape, you’ll also feel self-sufficient in a way you’d never dreamed. And isn’t that what adventure is all about?
So if you’re ready to hit the road, you’ve probably already gotten your car serviced, filled up on gas, packed a map and preloaded plenty of playlists. With these essentials covered, here are the unwritten rules that will make your trek an unforgettable one:
During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.
So what are you waiting for? It’s time to get out there and explore our great country! Are there any unspoken rules that you would add to the above list? If so, be sure to share them with us.
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.