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The perfect balance of planning and being spontaneous can be hard to find. Especially when budgeting is your biggest concern. Traveling pros calculate as many costs possible before they leave to have a better idea of how much money is left for fun when they get there. This guide will help you line out your trip, but still leave...
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...
Transalpina road
Transalpina Romania - The big brother of the Transfagarasan When you think of famous roads in Eastern Europe you instantly think of the Transfagarasan Highway in Romania. But did you know that this famous serpentine mountain road actually has a big brother? And with big brother, I mean the BIG brother. Welcome to the Transalpina Romania Road. The oldest and...
video
In Vlog # 2 I discuss why I chose a Volkswagen Beetle instead of a Volkswagen Van and why Lazy Louie is such an amazing car! Car decoration done by : www.autostickertotaal.nl Facebook: www.facebook.com/theroadtripguy Instagram: www.instagram.com/theroadtripguy Twitter: www.twitter.com/theroadtripguy  
road trip budget tips
A road trip is an exciting experience filled with epic memories that you will cherish all your life. One of the key ingredients to any road trip is to properly assess the funds for the trip itself as part of your road trip planning. Too many people have visions of grandeur while on a road trip only to discover...
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...
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...
Van Life Blog & Diaries
In February 2015 8 of us chipped in and bought ourselves an old Ford E-350 school bus. We spent the next 5 months renovating and fixing it up to road trip shape. Unfortunately it wasn't enough since we had to leave her in Trapper Creek Alaska with a broken transmission. I hope you enjoy watching our adventure. Shot and edited...
tips for finding cheap accommodation
Even though we know our destination, the thrills that life on the open road can offer means that more and more people are keen to experience it. However, a road trip can also be tiring, so it makes sense that we know what options are available when it comes to respite. Not every solution will fit everyone’s needs, but...
This road trip in England is from St Ives to Bridport. The trip is approximately 210 miles (336 km) and will take you through some breathtaking scenery that you will want to get out and take photos of and that is perfectly fine because when you are on a road trip, it is all about the experience of the...