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Q | Can you suggest quick and inexpensive pit stops to help break up long car trips?

Sometimes, you don't need anything complicated. You just need some space and open air to let the kids play and run!

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Highway rest areas: Great places for pit stops

Tweet One year when money was tight, we opted to pack a cooler and stop at the highway rest stops rather than our normal fast food restaurant. We found it was a much more enjoyable break than the fast food joint – even if they did have a playground. Plus, it was healthier too. Now […]

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Quick and cheap pitstops with kids

Tweet In the summertime, a city park makes a great pit stop.  If you have a GPS in your vehicle, most can look up parks to point you to a place with a playground and picnic area to let everyone run off some energy. We also have a museum membership that offers reciprocity at museums […]

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Stops that won’t ruin your budget or your schedule

Tweet I hear you. Sometimes, you don’t need anything complicated. You just need some space and open air to let the kids play and run! Some of the absolute best (and most affordable) pit stops are state parks. Once you know your route, do an online search for state parks in the states you’ll be […]

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