travel

Tips for road trips, car rentals, and vehicular travel of all kinds.

Amanda Lin12 hours ago
5 Driving Safety Tips for the 2018 Holiday Season
Are you planning on hitting the road this upcoming holiday season? While many people take planes in order to get home, even more people pack up their cars, load in their families, and drive to their l...
Brizzo LaRouchea month ago
Mouth Kisses
"Hey assholes! Let's get rippin'!" "Does everyone have gas? Better fill up now because we have a long trip ahead of us." It's 4 AM and the sun is still hanging out on the east. I wake up, make some co...
Courtny Hampton2 months ago
Living in a Van
Growing up came fast for me. Living in a household I disagreed with caused me to move out earlier than most teenagers. Although I was already 18, I was naive and thought I was ready for anything. Four...
Kader Folles3 months ago
What Can Go Wrong on a Road Trip?
Road trips are not without complications. You may be expecting to just jump in your wagon, hit the road, and have a smooth ride. However, this is rarely the case! Although some of the problems we have...
Jared Myers4 months ago
Life Hack: Work Smart, Not Hard
As a young professional in their early 30’s, getting ahead in life seems to be my only focus lately. The pressure to succeed can be really daunting, but what I have found is that the simplest solution...
Abbey Ryan6 months ago
Driving in Iceland
You should drive Ring Road (the big number one road that goes all around Iceland). If you have a fear of driving in foreign countries, you should get over it. They do have a lot of public transportati...
Jordan Long7 months ago
Ode to the Road
In 2017 I took a road trip around the American west with my girlfriend. The car that took us on the month-long journey was a red Mazda 3 that we affectionately named “Peppa.” Last month, Peppa’s lease...
Liz Galante8 months ago
The Miles on My Car
I bought my first car when I was 20-years-old. It was a 2011 Mazda3i Sport with a pearl black finish. I purchased it for $12,000: my largest purchase yet. What I didn't know at the time was that it wa...
Jared Rimer8 months ago
Paying Attention While Driving
Welcome to another article here on Vocal. It's been several months since I’ve written, and this topic today is going to make those of you who drive think. This is a true story, and happened on the 6th...
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Evan Filley10 months ago
The First Car
Look, we all have that dream car. We all do, don't deny it. We all have seen or heard about that car we have to have. No matter what we do, we must have that car. I have had the same dream car since I...
Mark Turnera year ago
Best Vehicles to Live In
When it comes to living in a mobile vehicle, there are plenty of options. However, depending on your preferences and lifestyle, this list can be narrowed down. People who choose to live this style of ...
Top Brands to Consider for Your Next RV Trip
It can be difficult to find the right camper to use on your next trip out into the wilderness. There are dozens of brands out there to consider based off of a number of factors. Luckily for you, thank...
Tom Szostaka year ago
Traffic Tips for the Meek
So you made it to work today. You are alive and in one piece. You should be proud. Bonus points for not getting a scratch which would have ruined that second coat of wax the detailer charged you an ex...
Maurice Berniera year ago
To All the Cars I've Loved Before...
Anyone who has followed my life at certain stages will actually vouch for me when they read this article. If you think I'm kidding, I can show you a few junkyards that I have kept in business When I w...