Rental Car Trip Planner: Car Rental Toolkit & Travel Activities

Regardless of the distance of your drive, renting a car on vacation offers you the freedom and flexibility to stop along your route and customize your travel experience. Get the most out of your family car trips with these articles.

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Driving Guides

Looking for an exciting driving route for the whole family? Here are our top picks for seeing the U.S. by car.

How to Tour Route 66 Arizona Like a Local

How to Tour Route 66 Arizona Like a Local
Need ideas for a drive along Route 66 in the Grand Canyon State? Here are some local recommendations worth the stop. Read More...

Explore History: 5 Driving Tours of Civil War Battlefields

Explore History: 5 Driving Tours of Civil War Battlefields

America is rich with historical sites, and visiting Civil War battlefields is a great way to experience U.S. history firsthand. Read More...

Top Northeast Fall Drives and Day Trips

Top Northeast Fall Drives and Day Trips

The Northeast is beautiful in the fall, and what better way to experience it than by car? Consider these trips for your fall adventure. Read More...

Amazing Mid-Atlantic Drives and Day Trips

Amazing Mid-Atlantic Drives and Day Trips

The areas in and around D.C. have much more to offer visitors than just museums. Check out these amazing destinations within a three-hour drive. Read More...

Rent Car, Will Travel: Amazing Southwest Drives and Day Trips

Rent Car, Will Travel: Amazing Southwest Drives and Day Trips

Get your kicks with these dazzling Southwestern drives through desert, mountains and more. Read More…

Amazing Pacific Northwest Drives and Day Trips

Amazing Pacific Northwest Drives and Day Trips

The Pacific Northwest is a hot destination for a reason. Explore some of the top natural attractions on the West Coast. Read More...

Car Rental Tips: Explore Popular One-Way Rental Routes

Car Rental Tips: Explore Popular One-Way Rental Routes

If you’re moving or visiting a new city, one-way trips are a unique chance to experience everything offered along the way. Read More...

 

Driving from Boston to D.C.: Your One-Way Guide

For an unforgettable vacation full of history, culture, winding roads and lovely scenery, begin driving from Boston on your one-way trip to our nation’s capital. Read More...

Car Rental Tips: Drive Like a Local

Car Rental Tips: Drive Like a Local

Here are some peculiar maneuvers to master, creature crossings to heed, a handy highway guide and other tips to help you drive like a local. Read More...

Car Rental Tips

Check out some of our best tips for maximizing your car rental experience.

How To Rent a Car For Your Vacation

How To Rent a Car For Your Vacation
Are you planning a vacation that will require some driving? Rental cars are an efficient way to bring affordability and flexibility to your trip! Read More...

Car Rental Tips: How to Keep Your Car Organized

Car Rental Tips: How to Keep Your Car Organized

Rental cars can quickly turn into a cluttered mess during vacation. Here are some organization tips to prevent rental car chaos. Read More...

Car Rental Tips: How to Find Key Car Features

Car Rental Tips: How to Find Key Car Features

Know how to find the wipers? Pop the trunk? Open the gas cap? Here’s a checklist to ensure you have your rental car bases covered. Read More…

Travel Snacks

Impress the whole family with these trip snack recipes and tips on your next vacation!

Travel Packing Tips: How to Pack Travel Snacks

Travel Packing Tips: How to Pack Travel Snacks

If you’re anything like us, packing (and protecting) snacks is a mandatory step for any vacation planning. Read More...

Healthy Travel Snacks: Protein Bites Recipe

Healthy Travel Snacks: Protein Bites Recipe

Avoid stopping for snacks during your next car trip with these healthy protein bites! Read More…

Packable Snackables: Cheesy Herb Roasted Chickpeas

Packable Snackables: Cheesy Herb Roasted Chickpeas

Keep mouths and hands occupied at snack time with this fun, fast roasted chickpeas recipe. Read More...