Australia has some of the most beautiful scenery in the world. We have the beaches, the mountains, the desert, the rainforest. So much to see and do.
And what better way to explore this country than in a good old fashioned road trip! You know you want to try it.
You can almost hear it now.
"He touched me."
"I did not."
"You did too."
"He touched me again."
"You did it first."
"Ow, quit it!"
"You quit it."
Here are some tips for your survival.
For you -
Wet wipes, an absolute god send. Kids get pretty grimy, even if they're buckled in.
Fashion magazines or a fat book
A thermos of coffee.
Your favourite music. A car trip is a great way to get the kiddies acquainted with your favourite tunes. Sing. Loudly.
YOUR CAMERA. Document the heck out of your trip. You never know what you'll see on the road.
For the kids -
3. Most important tip -
Be prepared to change your plans. Have a rough itinerary but remember things happen. If you have any problems, let someone else organise your accommodation.
Road trips with the family are often a great adventure and will provide you with memories for a lifetime.