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The road to Moab, Utah

12 of the best southwest USA scenic drives

With National Parks, snow-capped mountains, red rocks and sandy deserts, the landscapes of the southwest USA make it one of the best places in the world for a road trip – where the journey is just as important as…

Arches National Park in Utah

A two-week Southwest USA road trip itinerary

The USA is the spiritual home of the road trip. Think long straight roads disappearing over the horizon, roadside diners and quirky motels. And probably the most iconic US road trip destination is the southwest USA. Monument Valley, the…

A legendary South Wales road trip itinerary
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A legendary South Wales road trip itinerary

South Wales was where I spend my first holidays – long beach days of sandcastle-building, rock-pooling and ice-cream eating. But this part of Wales isn’t just about the beautiful beaches, it’s got plenty of historical, cultural and literary sights…

A road trip through Snowdonia National Park in North Wales, with clear lakes, mountain peaks and forests – could this be Wales' most scenic driving route?

Snowdonia road trip – is this Wales’ most scenic drive?

As Wales’ first National Park and the third most popular National Park in Britain, Snowdonia is something special. It stretches over 827 square miles of unspoilt scenery with rocky mountains, clear lakes and thick forests. It has plants and…

The first-timer's guide to Canada by RV motorhome

The first-timer’s guide to Canada by RV motorhome

Two sisters, two weeks, 4500km, four provinces and three time zones – our leg of the ExploreCanada road trip across Canada by RV was epic in more ways than one. Especially considering neither or us had ever been inside…


What does it cost? 2-week Southwest USA road trip

I love reading people’s travel budgets. As well as being useful for trip planning it’s an interesting window into people’s lives and travels (who can resist being a bit nosy!) I’d never published my own until now, but after…