1. Buc-ee’s is a massive, shining beacon of hope. plus.google.com / Via plus.google.com Just seeing a Bucc-ee's on a long road trip is enough to fill you with hope and energy. 2. It has the CLEANEST bathrooms you will ever encounter. Bucc-ee's / Via mystatesman.com, Via bestrestroom.com Buc-ee's has literally won awards for having the cleanest bathrooms. 3. And an unbeatable candy selection. youmeandlittlekiki.blogspot.com / Via youmeandlittlekiki.blogspot.com This isn't even the whole wall... 4. Beaver Nuggets. tripadvisor.com / Via tripadvisor.com Beaver Nuggets are basically caramel covered corn pops and they are absolutely addicting. 5. There’s a freakin BBQ station in the middle of the store! manuptexasbbq.blogspot.com / Via manuptexasbbq.blogspot.com Doesn't get much more Texas than this. 6. There's also fresh, warm pastries perfect for a road trip snack. lifesloosethreads.wordpress.com / Via lifesloosethreads.wordpress.com The Pecan Pie Kolache is a legitimate Texas delicacy. 7. You can get all the ridiculous Texas merch you could possibly want. nananoyz5forme.com / Via nananoyz5forme.com The Bucc-ee's guarantee: If it exists, there's a Texas shaped version of it. 8. There are SO MANY gas pumps, which means no waiting! gasbuddy.com / Via gasbuddy.com The New Braunfels Bucc-ee's has over 100 gas pumps. 100! 9. The iconic Beaver mascot always puts a smile on your face. travelstars.vrguest.com, Via travelstars.vrguest.com How many gas stations do you know have an actual mascot?! 10. They have jars filled with EVERYTHING. yelp.com Yup, even pickled quail egg. 11. Including the amazing Loco Cheese Dip. liveworkdream.com / Via liveworkdream.com Spicy, cheesy, and delicious. 12. They have the best billboards. Bucc-ee's / Via captnjim.blogspot.com, Buc-ee's, Buc-ee's / Via potspansandpaintbrushes.blogspot.com 13. There’s even an extensive fudge section! swansonsontheroad.blogspot.com / Via swansonsontheroad.blogspot.com And of course you can get Jalapeño fudge, because Texas. 14. The Buc-ee’s swag is top-tier. Via dallasnews.com, Via livinsassy.com You're not a true Texan until you own at least one item with the Bucc-ee's logo on it. 15. They have every type of jerky in existence. reservoir-geeks.com / Via reservoir-geeks.com Spicy, Peppered, Teriyaki, Chile.... the list goes on and on. 16. And a GIGANTIC fountain drink section. Twitter: @cstorenews_ / Via Twitter: @cstorenews_ They have sodas you've never even heard of. So do yourself a favor and stop by Buc-ee's if you ever get the chance, and get ready for the best gas station experience of your life. Fredrik Sørlie/ Alex Zakon / Via knowyourmeme.com Sometimes I go on road trips just to visit Buc-ee's.