The Road Trip Guy Blog

Welcome to The Road Trip Guy Travel Blog. Here you will find all the blogposts and video logs of our website.

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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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This 1952 Standard Microbus was saved by the cool guys at www.airmapp.com in the middle of nowhere in Sweden. It was airlifted by a helicopter from a national park as the bus was found 8km from the nearest road and there was no other solution to pick it up as all motorized vehicles are prohibited in the park. AirMapp is a social...
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Volkswagen has introduced a prototype of the new all electrical Volkswagen eight-seater van. With the Volkswagen I.D Buzz the road trip spirit will be once again present but this time in a new and environmental friendly model. The van will have close to 374 HP and can go from 0-100 km per hour in just 5,3 seconds! That is...
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Car shopping can be quite an enjoyable experience. Although some people seem to loath the concept, the thought of driving off the lot with a brand new car is wonderful for the vast majority of drivers. People always have their picks for the best cars, but too often these picks are based solely on how the vehicle looks rather...
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After cruising out to the West Coast from Pennsylvania in his VW Bus for a photography internship, James Barkman has set his sights on living on his own terms. For him this means perfecting his craft by hunting down photo-ops full time in his Westfalia with Surfboards on top and a Dual-Sport Motorcycle in tow. James, 22, might not be...
Road trip with friends!
Never Discount the Need for True Friendship!  Family road trips are wonderful ways to bring the family together and enjoy some quality time. It is however important to remember that not all people have families that they get along with enough to take on a long road trip. Friends however tend to be easier to take because we do not...
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AirMapp & Serial Kombi present "RESURRECTION", a short movie about the found and the rescue of a 1955 panelvan. It was abandonned deep in the french alps valley since at least 40 years and they pulled it out of the forest in september 2016 by "restoring" it on site and driving it down the mountain ! These guys are true...
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What Happens When 8 People Go on a Road Trip in California? Sunset? Check! Beach? Check! Nice travel partners? Double Check! When you think of California, you quickly picture the beautiful nature and outdoor of the most popular road trip state of America. At trekamerica.com they made this 7 day amazing road trip in California plan. The route starts in Los Angeles, Santa...
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Now that The Trip 2017 has been confirmed and my 7 goals have been set, it is time to start working on finding 12 interesting and suitable charities. During the road trip through Europe I plan to involve these charities by trying to raise funds, write blogposts about their activities and of course visit them. So, how do I choose the right charity for...
Friendship Wish
“Dude, that road trip project of yours is awesome!” He said.   “Thanks a lot. I am happy to hear you like it. You want to come a long for a part of the Trip? I know you like to travel so to would be great to catch up and hit the road for a few days? "   “Nah, I don’t have...