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In Motivation & Inspiration you will find the best road trip routes (with description & maps) and inspiring stories of other travellers.

Korczowa-Krakovets border
The moment was finally there. After traveling through almost ten European Union countries (Norway not being included) it was time for a real test. Crossing the border from Poland into the Ukraine (Korczowa-Krakovets border) has a notorious reputation for being the worst and longest border cross from Europe. Waiting up to 24 hours and sleeping in the car were...
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The Harteau family has been on the road with their 1990 VW Westfalia since October 2012. What started out as a family dream of being a whole year on the road it changed over the course of 5 months when they decided to continue their journey on the road with no final destination This resulted in them traveling the...
Road trips are the part of life that allows us to see much more of the world than when we zip from one place to another. A road trip in Ireland is something that is meant to be savored and if you have traveled through this beautiful country, you have likely realized that there are many attractions if you...
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Since March 2016 I’m traveling from The Netherlands to Australia by electric car. Without any money I completely rely on the energy I receive from people around the world. During this journey I will visit inspiring people, projects, companies and events to make a documentary about sustainability. My goal is to find out what sustainability is, to create awareness...
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By frederikschindler.com Traveling for 45 days with his wife, their Australian road trip took them from Perth to Sydney. And it provided them with some amazing footage! Locations: The Pinnacles Desert / Nambung National Park Conto´s Beach / Margaret River Valley of the Giants / Margaret River Cosy Corner / Albany Stony Hill / Torndirrup National Park Balancing Rock / Porongurup National Park Twilight Beach / Esperance Eucla / Nullarbor...
Italian road trip
Italy is a beautiful country full of amazing sites. There are countless destination spots within the country, but the problem is that most travelers to Italy tend to simply visit the highlight locations and neglect the fact that the best of the country is seen from the road on an old-fashioned Italian road trip. Where it is true that...
Scotland Road Trip
Road trips began to become popular in the United States with the induction of the famed Route 66. The route gives the ability to cut the country right through the middle and see it all. Few routes have ever been able to live up to the experience of driving the road until now. Finally, it has a rival in the...
What is your medicine? An easy fix all for a road tripper feeling down on a journey is music ! After all, it is said to be the medicine of the soul. As a matter of fact, there have been studies that reveal that the type of music you listen to on a regular basis has an effect on your daily...
Road trip Norway
When you choose to fly to a destination, you are often doing yourself and your traveling companions a significant disservice. You can see quite a lot from the sky, but when you arrive at your destination is entirely up to the airline. If there are any flight delays, you may miss out on some of the activities that you...
road trip in Iceland
I know the title talks about a description of what a great road trip in Iceland is like but at this moment, I am finding it hard to articulate my words on what I imagine it would really feel like. Apart from the fact that I am making it a quest to visit 41 countries on my european road trip,...