Road Tips & Tricks

In Road Tips & Tricks are useful tips and tricks on making your road trip with friends, family and loved ones a big succes!

During my road trip I got asked this one question over and over again: Niels, how did you plan your route and which application did you use? Well, after answering this question over a dozen times I thought it would be a good idea to dedicate a blogpost to my method. For my route planning I use the application...
Become a hitchhiker
Hitchhiking may not be as popular as it used to be, but it is still something that many people rely on to travel around. The trouble is that hitching can be tricky, especially when people have a lack of trust for hitchers. This is where we want to help. Which is why I have put together some of my top tips on how...
Hiking the famous Trolltunga had been on my bucket list for a long time. I had seen many photos and videos of people standing on the well known rock, which is located in the municipality of Odda in Hordaland county. Trolltunga (meaning troll tongue) can be found on the northside of the beautiful Ringedalsvatnet lake at 700 meter high. After informing with...
Plan Your Road Trip Around Your Bucket List
More and more people today are realizing that life is too short to just sit back and watch it go by. They are looking to improve upon their overall life by having experiences throughout it. People often make a bucket list of things they want to do and accomplish before the end of their lives. We have seen this...
During my stay in the Ukraine (blogpost: 25,000 Km. Europe Road Trip Part 10: Visiting Ukraine) I visited the cities of Kiev and Odessa by train. Although, road tripping in Ukraine is an amazing experience, some of the roads are in such a bad condition that a relaxing train ride for a day out is the perfect way to...
In the beginning of May , with just one week left before the Trip 2017, it was time to finalize the small details and finish the last steps to make the start of the journey as smooth as possible. Did I have everything in check? Was all the paperwork done? All visa’s/insurances and other important documents in check? A...
road trip photos
Taking pictures while on a road trip seems to be a given these days. The fact that everyone has a camera within their smartphone makes taking pictures easy at any moment. Most people merely post their pictures on social media for everyone to see, but they do not realize the true potential of their pictures. Photo journalism is one...
Hey there! Are you in the process of packing your bags and necessities for that relaxing road trip you have been in great need of? I am assuming that the best destinations have already been mapped out and you can already envision yourself spending glorious days on the road with nothing but freedom. All your required papers are in...
When it comes to open road, it makes sense that you want to make a record of your adventures for others to enjoy. Photographs are all good and well, but sometimes people want that little something extra to remember their road trip by. It should come as no surprise that more and more people are taking to movie making...
As a road trip traveller myself, getting a nice holiday starts with having a peaceful travel. This means that when it comes down to packing down your luggage for the road, you need knowledge of how to combine mobility and accessibility together. The latest gadgets thankfully make the whole task easier to do this but even for some of us, having these...