UltimateFamilyRoadTrip.com

Travel Stories from America's Leading Road Trip Family

 

The Complete Guide

 

to the Ultimate Family Road Trip

 

By Joe Cali

 

Table of Contents

 

 Introduction

 

 Introduction, Part II: How this book is organized

 

Section I – How to Plan The Ultimate Family Road Trip

 

Chapter 1       Crossing America:  A patchwork quilt of memories,

                       learning and adventure

 

Chapter 2        The four pillars of a “Great Family Road Trip”

 

Chapter 3        Getting Started:

Pillar #1:  Planning

Planning the trip is half the fun!

 

Chapter 4         Pillar #2:  Involvement

                        Get the whole family involved

 

Chapter 5         Pillar #3:  Discovery

 

Chapter 6         Pillar #4:  Surprise!

                         Expect the Unexpected

 

Chapter 7         106 Tips, ideas, and suggestions

                         for your Road Trip

 

Chapter 8         Resources – Road Trip ideas from off

                         the beaten path

 

Chapter 9         Our Top 10 Family Road Trip Itineraries


 

Chapter 10       “Our Family Recommends”

The Cali Family’s Top Recommendations for

every state in the U.S.A.

 

Chapter 11       Why would you ever go to Nebraska?

A Day-by-Day Account of our 2006 Great Midwest Road Trip

 

Inset                The Photo Album

 

 

Section II – Stories & Memories – the ultimate Souvenirs.

 

A collection of family road trip travel stories from four unique and very different perspectives

 

Chapter 12      A Collection of Thoughts and Stories by Joe Cali  -The Dad

 

Chapter 13       A Story by Wendy Cali – The Mom

 

Chapter 14       A Collection of Thoughts and Stories by Christie Cali – The Teenage Daughter

 

Chapter 15       A Collection of Thoughts and Stories by Joshua Cali – The 13-year old Son

 

Chapter 16       We’re Home…Now, Where to Next?

 

Chapter 17       The 10 Commandments of the Ultimate Family Road Trip

 

Chapter 18       Songs in our Road Trip Playlist

 

Ending Pages   About the Author