Before the age of smart phones, road trips required a lot more preparation. Paper maps took over tabletops and printed directions from sites like Mapquest provided somewhat accurate destinations.
Now, however, most smart phones can provide turn-by-turn navigation and local searches to make the driving experience easier, less stressful, and even more spontaneous. While the stock apps on many smart phones are serviceable, there are a few apps on the App Store and Google Play that can enhance the road trip experience. Check out our suggestions for road trip apps below!