The Ideal Beach Trip

With the warm weather consistently upon us, we are all excitedly waiting for our chance to hit the beach. But going to the beach can be quite a hassle, especially for those who don't live super close. Being prepared is important to maximize the amount of fun have on your trip, but there is more than one way to be prepared. Not necessarily just remembering to pack everything you might need, but how do you plan to deal with the beach environment? To keep your car as clean as possible? To speed up the healing process from that awful sunburn you just know you're going to get?