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10 European Road Trips to Take This Summer

Furka Pass, Switzerland

From America’s Route 66 to Australia’s Great Ocean Road to South Africa’s Garden Route, the world is full of unforgettable road trips, but don’t write off Europe for your next adventure. Whether you want to hire a campervan and get off the beaten track, cruise along the coast in a convertible or tackle one of […]

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May 23, 2016 by | Comments Off on 10 European Road Trips to Take This Summer

Eight Quirky Detours in the Southwest U.S.

Beautiful Death Valley is worth a road trip detour.

If you’re road tripping and looking to explore some off-the-beaten-path locations in the Southwest U.S. while en route to your destination, here are a few quirky detours to help break up the drive.

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September 21, 2015 by | Comments Off on Eight Quirky Detours in the Southwest U.S.

Six Tips for Surviving a Road Trip

Take time to stretch your legs

Summer is the best time for a road trip, especially if you’re looking for a bit of adventure and spontaneity. The open road can provide spectacular views and crazy stories … or leave you and your carmates stir crazy and desperate for an escape. Whether the drive is the means to a vacation destination or […]

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July 16, 2015 by | Comments Off on Six Tips for Surviving a Road Trip

Uruguay: One of South America’s Best Coastal Road Trips

Road trip Uruguay

With the exception of Motorcycles Diaries, most travelers don’t associate South America as a place you go on road trips. Uruguay is different, however, and there is a feeling of freedom that comes with cruising down the coast on entirely your own agenda. Add in the fact that that there aren’t any freeways and you […]

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August 19, 2013 by | Comments Off on Uruguay: One of South America’s Best Coastal Road Trips

Alaska Road Tripping: 6 Stunning Drives

Copper River Fish Wheels

Big, bold and beautiful, Alaska offers road trippers wildly scenic adventures and trip-of-a-lifetime drives. If you long for lonely stretches of highway and the opportunity to spot wildlife, then an Alaska road trip delivers in spades. Alaskan highways hold some of the best kept secrets when it comes to experiencing our North American frontier. Here […]

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August 1, 2012 by | 1 Comment

8 of the Most Scenic Road Trips in the World

Bondi Beach

We’ve all heard the adage, sometimes it’s not the destination, it’s the journey. Well, sometimes the destination counts too, and on your road trip, you want to make it count with both a great journey and the right destination for your interests. With over 11 million miles of paved road in the world, picking the […]

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July 2, 2012 by | 3 Comments

Ten Historic Road Trip Routes in the United States

Educational travel doesn’t have to be boring. In fact, it can be a joy ride—if you know where to go. Hop in the car and strap on your seatbelt for a road trip on one of these ten historic road trip routes in the United States. Trust us, this is far more exciting than any […]

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June 7, 2012 by | 1 Comment

Route 66 Road Trip and the American Southwest

Road trip routes abound in the U.S., but one of the most popular has to be a Route 66 road trip. This stretch of road (now just a historic byway) has been memorialized in everything from songs to TV shows – it doesn’t get much more “American” than Route 66; Main Street of America; the […]

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May 23, 2012 by | 1 Comment

How to Plan a California Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip

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So you’ve packed your bags, taken the time off of work, made some playlists, and finally decided on the dates for your vacation. You can already feel the wind on your face, but then it hits you: where, exactly, are you going to go? You’ve decided on California, but that’s a big state. You put […]

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April 20, 2012 by | 2 Comments