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13 Road Trip Struggles All Adventurous People Can Relate To

Ah, the smell of the open road...and your best friend's feet.

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1. Being so excited for the road trip that you barely sleep the night before.

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2. Gas station bathrooms: no matter what city, always disgusting.

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"Maybe I can just hold it for a week."

3. Getting a sweet half-body sunburn because you fell asleep pressed against the window.

Can't wait for this to turn into a tan.
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Can't wait for this to turn into a tan.

4. Trying to eat healthy when all there is is junk food.

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Potato chips are vegetables, right?

5. Someone buying something disgusting-smelling.

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6. Everyone fighting over who gets to pick the road trip playlist.

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And then there's that one guy who always wants to listen to a podcast.

7. Sing-alongs that start out so fun and then become not as fun.

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Especially when someone in the car doesn't stop singing.

8. Road trip games that go on and on and on.

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There are only so many things you can spy with your little eye.

9. Stopping at awesome roadside towns and never having enough time to see everything.

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"I WANT TO MOVE EVERYWHERE."

10. Ending up in a roadside town that's kinda creepy.

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"How many taxidermy museums can one place have?"

11. The ultimate struggle: the road trip coming to an end.

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Those last few miles are somehow cathartic and depressing.

12. Getting that immediate itch to do another one.

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And immediately forgetting all of your struggles.

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