Group travel is becoming increasing popular as people discover its many benefits. Rather than having everyone travel individually, you can save a lot of money by travelling in a group. Not only is it more fun to travel in a group, but everyone can appreciate the financial savings that it provides. Coach bus rental companies have benefitted massively from the rise in group travelling. As a result, there has been a steady rise in the number of coach and minibus rental companies. The increased competition between the companies means even more savings for the customers. If you are taking part in a trip that will involve travel by bus, here are some essential things you should carry:

Water bottle: On any trip, it is important to stay hydrated at all times. Nothing is more annoying than having the coach stop every time someone needs a drink of water. Carry a water bottle with you at all times so that you don’t get caught out by thirst.

Book / MP3 player: Bus journeys can get quite long and it’ll certainly help if you have something to do. Carry your extensive music collection and enjoy the songs as you watch the scenery whizz by. If the scenery gets too boring, have a book ready to bury your nose into.

Little pillow: Everyone nods off in the bus once in a while; chances are you will too. Carry a little pillow to avoid waking up with a nasty crick in your neck. The travel pillows mostly used by air passengers work just as well.