Driving during the holiday season is always difficult. You have to account for the Christmas traffic rush. That’s inescapable, wherever you are. You also have to account for the potential road trip to your parent’s house. Don’t forget about the unpredictable weather. Winter season is hitting its stride, and the weather can become unpredictable. The temperature can drop anytime and, if you live up north, the possibility of snow is always a factor. With all that said, you need to be more focused when you’re driving this time of the year. You also need to be prepared for whatever the road and Mother Nature throws at you. So, heed our advice, friends. We’ve come up with a list of tips that you can follow when you hit the road for your Christmas vacations. These tips could be the difference between a nice peaceful joyride or a road trip from hell.