The Complete Sarasota Road Trip Checklist
By Hannah M.
You’ve booked accommodations, you’ve planned out the perfect vacation itinerary, and you’re almost ready to hit the road to Sunny Sarasota! See below for your complete road trip checklist to make sure you don’t miss a thing.
1. Bring The Party Bus In For A Check Up!
To ensure you don’t hit any unforeseen mechanical bumps on the road, bring your car in for a tune up before leaving. If your car has recently been serviced, be sure to still fill up fluids and check tire pressures for a smooth trip.
2. Don’t Forget Your Paperwork
Don’t forget to bring any necessary paperwork you may need for the trip, such as hotel reservations and insurance information.
3. Emergency And First Aid Kit
Having an emergency kit on hand is a must for any road trip! See here for some ideas of what to include in your emergency road trip kit. You will also want to ensure that your car’s first aid kit is fully stocked and ready to go.
4. Snack Cooler
No road trip is complete without some sweet and savory snacks to munch on. Easy and tasty road trip snacks include: trail mix, cheese sticks, grapes and berries, cut fruit, and granola. Make sure you have plenty of water and choice drinks to stay hydrated with.
5. Pet Supplies
Doggie bags, a small treat bag stored in the glove compartment, and chew toys are all good ideas to bring along for your furry friends!
6. Map Out Route
Before heading out, you will want to print out your directions and research some stops or meal options for a seamless ride.
7. Car Games
8. Trash Bin
9. Tissues and Wet Wipes
10. Headphones/AUX and USB cables
11. Change For Tolls
12. Rain Jacket/Sweater/Extra Clothes