Best Apps While On A Road Trip

Whenever your family takes a road trip, it's important to make frequent stops. Not just so your spouse can get a bag of pretzels and your kids can use the restroom. It's so you can see the sights and experience your time together rather than just rushing through to get to the destination. You know what they say, it's not just about the destination, it's about your journey getting there. And there are tons of great apps for your smartphone to tell you exactly where to stop for educational and recreational .

Roadtrip USA plans your exact route from start to finish. Just plug in where you are coming from and where you are going. This app details your route with attractions to see and detailed maps to get you to your destination.

Roadtrip Planner Toolbox is a great app for planning a road trip. It calculates the time it will take to get to your destination, places to stop for food, and different car games to play with the kids. This interactive app will be a favorite for the whole family.

Weather Underground Road Trip Planner is a great app to check out the different weather conditions along the way. It will tell you whether you are driving straight into a storm or if the skies are warm and sunny. Keep your family safe in the event of severe weather.

Foodspotting is a great app for the foodies out there. You can find local restaurants all around the country, depending on where you are traveling. Don't just stop at a chain fast food restaurant. Broaden your horizons with this app and experience the local cuisine!

It doesn't hurt to have a few of your kid's favorite games on your smartphone or tablet so that they don't get bored. Some of the best ones are Drawing Pad and Nick Jr. Draw and Play. These keep the kiddos occupied while you can drive in peace or have some bonding time with your spouse.

Planning a road trip is fun, but it can be a lot of work. That's why these apps are here to make the process a little easier and more enjoyable. Take advantage of your smartphone and the apps people have created to make your life easier and more fun. It has some useful tips on how to do a road trip the right way for the entire family to be apart of and enjoy.

About the Author: Carly is a blogger for Forward Home Security. She can always be found at a local coffee shop hunched over her laptop, and loves blogging about home improvement, and DIY projects.

About the Author: Carly is a blogger for Forward Home Security. She can always be found at a local coffee shop hunched over her laptop, and loves blogging about home improvement, and DIY projects. 

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