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ROAD TRIPS

A road trip is a great way to travel to see more of a certain area without having to rely on public transportation or flights. Many nature destinations in the U.S. including national parks aren’t located near a major airport, so a road trip is the best way to see them. One of the best parts of taking a road trip is that you can pack a lot more since you have an entire car to fill up.

The articles below include road trips both in the United States and around the world. With these road trips once you get to your initial destination you just need to rent a car and you can get to all the stops on the itinerary. 

 

Burney Falls

Northern California Hidden Gems Weekend Road Trip

Pin Share Email Tweet Northern California has a number of incredible off-the-beaten-path destinations. This weekend road trip will take you to Lassen Volcanic National Park, a lesser known national park with geothermal features. Next you will visit the beautiful Burney

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Gullfoss Falls Iceland Road Trip

10-Day Iceland Ring Road Itinerary

Iceland is an incredible country with breathtaking waterfalls, dramatic landscapes, and vast glaciers. The best way to see Iceland is to drive around the ring road and stop at highlights and hidden gems along the way. It is hard to

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Maroon Bells Hike

10-Day Colorado Road Trip Itinerary

Colorado is a beautiful state with tall peaks, incredible lakes, and four unique national parks. The best way to see the highlights of Colorado is to embark on an ultimate Colorado road trip. This 10-Day Colorado Road Trip Itinerary will

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Yosemite National Park

Best Scenic Road Trips in the US

A road trip is a great way to travel and see more of a region with flexibility. Many nature destinations in the US including national parks aren’t located near a major airport, so a road trip is the best way

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Big Sur Weekend Road Trip

Big Sur Weekend Road Trip Itinerary

Big Sur, California has the most incredible coastline with redwoods, bright blue water, large cliffs, and waterfalls. A weekend road trip in Big Sur offers the perfect getaway to relax, hike, and explore. Big Sur is made up of several

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White Sands National Monument

10 Best Weekend Road Trips from Phoenix

After exploring around Phoenix for a few years, this is my list of the 10 best weekend road trips from Phoenix. Choose your destination for your next weekend getaway from Phoenix from these incredible locations ranging from white sand dunes,

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