7 Essentials to be carried while on a road trip

Road trip has its own perks as you do not have to depend on a particular schedule but a few essentials can make it pleasant and trouble free

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Not many might prefer to go on a road trip but once a while you can venture a long one. This can be an experience when you can be on your own, relaxed and need not worry about extra baggage. But when you are on one such long road trips, you need to be well prepared. Here are a few essentials that you should pack along with you on a road trip.

1. A fast mobile charger – Our smartphones are the ones that guide you to navigate on a road trip as you might not be sure about the roads and you would not afford to run out of battery. Make sure you carry a mobile phone charger which is compatible with your car. Make sure it is a fast charger.

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2. Sunglasses and night driving glasses – This can come handy especially when you are driving during the day time as the strong sun rays can pinch your eyes and make it difficult to drive. During the night time the light glaring from the vehicles coming from the opposite side can make it tough to drive and might even put you at risk of accidents.

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3. Medicines – If you are prone to motion sickness or acidity then it is advisable that you be well prepared. Carry medicines for motion sickness and acidity as while driving the food that you eat might not digest well and can cause unpleasant gases.

4. First aid kit – Carry a first aid emergency kit when you are travelling in case you are hurt in an accident.

5. Spare tire – A road trip can be unpredictable and you cannot say when your tire might burst. Make sure you have a spare tire which is in a good condition.

6. Proper documents – If you don’t want to get in to trouble with the cops, make sure you have all the essential documents of the car including your identities.

7. Car manual – You can never know when you might need a manual of your car.

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