Road Trips

How to plan a road trip, along with recommendations for the best road trips in Canada. Before you hit the highway, brush up on the rules of the road with our safe driving tips.

Why You Should Never Charge Your Phone in Rental Cars

Protect yourself—and your information. Think twice about plugging your phone into a rental car.

Here’s Why Light Snow Is Just as Dangerous as a Snowstorm

Don’t think that heading out when there’s a light dusting on the ground is harmless.


The Best Audiobooks for Your Next Family Road Trip

Audiobooks are perfect for passing the time on long car rides. These terrific selections will keep a wide age range...


The Great Canadian Road Trip Playlist: 10 Essential Road Trip Songs

Hopping in the car for a cross-country trek? Be sure to add these quintessential Canadian road trip songs to your...


8 Tricks You Need to Stay Awake During Long Drives

Worried about drifting off behind the wheel? These long driving tips can help.

The 5 Most Dangerous Countries to Drive In

It's not the best idea to be behind the wheel in these countries.


Why You Should Never, Ever Put Your Feet on the Dashboard

Audra Tatum, a mother of three from Walker County, Georgia, learned this lesson the hard way. Here's her simple warning...


The 40 Most Scenic Drives in the United States

From the lonely roads to coastal drives, gas up the car and check out 40 of the most scenic byways...


These Are the Types of People That Are Most Likely to Be Distracted Drivers

Tempted to send a text while you're hauling down the highway? Psychiatrists have a pretty good idea what your gender...


The Best East Coast USA Road Trip Destinations for Foodies

Let your taste buds guide your travel plans! These road trip destinations on the East Coast of the United States...


The 25 Best Road Trips in the USA

Nothing beats packing up the car, making some new playlists, downloading a few podcast series, and heading off for a...


How to Get Road-Trip Ready for Your Next Summer Adventure

One of Canada’s most trusted auto experts, Petrina Gentile, has you covered with essentials for your next summer road trip.


11 Crazy Driving Laws You’ve Never Heard Of

Did you know that if you hit and kill a deer on an Illinois road, you can claim the road...

12 Road Trip Essentials For Your Next Cross-Canada Trek

Taking off on a cross-country trek? Don't leave your driveway until you're sure these road trip essentials are on board.


15 Must-See Sights You Can Only See Along the Pacific Coast Highway

Spanning almost 1,000 kilometres, the Pacific Coast Highway has been described as the ultimate road trip. Here’s what you can’t...


This Is Where to Stop on Your California Road Trip

Planning the ultimate California road trip? Here's where to stop, what to eat and where to stay along the legendary...


The Family That Rides Together, Stays Together: What Motorcycles Mean to Me

For Shelly Anderson and her family of motorcycle fans, there’s nothing like fresh air, camping and riding off into the...


How to Avoid 5 Costly Summer Driving Hazards

Don't let the lazy days of summer cause you to become too complacent behind the wheel. Here are five driving...


13 Driving Tips that Could Save Your Life (and Some Money, Too)

Brush up on the rules of the road with these safe driving tips. Not only will they save you money,...


10 Stunning Shots That Will Get You Fired Up for a Canadian Road Trip

We asked you to share your best Canadian road trip photography, and you delivered! From endless gravel roads to ribbons...


What You Need to Know Before Bringing Your Dog on a Road Trip

Bringing your dog on a road trip, but aren't sure how to prepare? Follow these essential tips to ensure your...

11 Driving Mistakes That Drive Other Drivers Nuts

The driver in front of you slows down for seemingly no reason. The driver behind you is a bit too...


This is the Best Country in the World for a Road Trip

Planning to take a once-in-a-lifetime road trip through an unfamiliar destination? This country combines affordable gas and accommodation prices, safe...


This is the Most Dangerous Day of the Week to Drive in Canada

According to a recent study, this day of the week has been the worst for collisions across Canada for an...


15 Things You Should Do Within 10 Minutes of Having a Car Accident

"Oh no, this can't be happening," you think to yourself in the instant you realize you've been in a car...


10 Must-Stop Attractions for the Best Route 66 Road Trip

A Route 66 road trip is the ideal American travel experience. Here are the best attractions you need to see...


How Parents Can Avoid Distracted Driving

Driving a car with kids in the back seat can be challenging. Here are easy ways to reduce distractions while...