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

Road trips are amazing ways to see anything and everything you want to see. Some choose travel by air, but only by road can you experience the heart of a country and enjoy the nature. There are many popular road trips in Canada, but if you are truly the adventurous type and have a considerable amount of time to kill, there...
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For our first interview on The Road Trip Guy I got the chance to speak with Brian DeFrees. Brian has done a massive USA road trip of 12,255 miles (19.600 Km) and made a time-lapse video of his trip. Unexpectedly that video went viral on the internet and received well over one million views on Youtube! I would like to...
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Germany is a spectacularly beautiful country. The countryside is truly epic and the jaw dropping views from the peaks of the alps that run through the country are what your photographic dreams are made of. The food, the people, and the ambience of the entire country add to its unique charm. A German road trip is the best way to...
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...
I am sure all of us have at least one are two bad experiences while being on the road or on your well-deserved holiday. Hours of traveling with that annoying little brother or sister will surely create some funny and tense moments. In the United States of America that is no different. At the american talk-show of Jimmy Fallon...
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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...
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...
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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...
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Sometimes you just come across something so unique and inspiring that you have to share it right away. Unfortunate, Miss Norma has passed away this month due to her illness, but oh boy did she leave an amazing and touching story behind! By doing a massive road trip through the USA, instead of going for her cancer treatment in...