Here’s an interesting fact for you – people love road trips. It’s true. Especially where I come from, in the US of A. We love a good road trip. Yes, long commutes are terrible when they’re to and from work and holiday traffic is a headache when you’re crammed onto the motorway with a bajillion other poor schmucks, BUT road trips are a completely different animal. You see, road trips aren’t so much about the destination as they are about the journey – oooh, metaphor for life? Indeed. So, if you’re planning a road trip this year (perhaps a drive to the Scottish highlands, a trip through French wine country or a jaunt along England’s southern coast), then take note of these road trip essentials: Snacks Food on a road trip is a must.