Road Trip Games and Tips
Summer travel season is upon us, and Don Ayres Honda wants to make 2011 your best year yet! Join us each Friday as we provide fun tips for anyone planning to head out on a fabulous summer adventure. We’ll share travel trivia, boredom busters and super songs. (Go ahead … crank up the radio and sing to your heart’s content!) Here’s to a great ride!
Did you know that more turkeys are raised in California than in any other state?
You may also be intrigued by the fact that Eastport, Maine, is the most eastern city in the United States. (If you like to sleep in, you may want go somewhere else on your vacation. The city is the first place in the United States to see the morning sun each day.)
Oh, and there happens to be a ranch in Texas – fittingly called King Ranch – that is bigger than the entire state of Rhode Island.
If you’re headed on a road trip, take some time to look up some travel trivia before you go. You’re sure to find a wealth of fascinating facts that will entertain kids and adults. A good place to start: www.50states.com. Click on each state to find all kinds of interesting tidbits.
Then, as you travel from state to state, see if you can collect some travel trivia of your own. This idea posted on a popular blog for homeschooling families will inspire you to create your own personal travel journal that your family is sure to enjoy for years to come.