When you are in Pennsylvania, you may want to go on a road trip periodically. It may be because you already have a destination in mind and don’t want to spend the money on airfare. You may also want to go on an adventure with family or friends.
Before you pack the car and get on the road, there are a few things you should know in order to stay more budget conscious for your road trip.
Figure out where you are going and how you are going to get there. You will want to know the general route you are going to take, including whether you are taking the most direct route or a scenic route. Allow for some time to stop at various attractions along the way.
Download an app to your smart phone to help you find out the most affordable gas prices along your trip. GasBuddy is a popular app and it will tell you which gas stations have the lowest prices.
Visit grocery stores instead of fast food restaurants. Can save a significant amount of money by packing a cooler for the back seat instead of going through all of the burger places.
Instead of staying overnight at hotels and motels, you may want to pack attend and visit some of the campsites around the country. It will make your trip more adventurous, and you can save a significant amount of money.
It is also a good idea to research what is going on throughout the state you’re traveling through. Especially during the summer months, there may be free festivals, fairs, and concerts, providing you with affordable entertainment.
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