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

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...
ukraine train tickets
Ukraine Train Tickets - How to Buy Online 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...
car hire fuerteventura
If you are planning to visit the beautiful island of Fuerteventura, I highly recommend you explore its beautiful beaches and stunning landscapes by car! In this Ultimate Care Hire Fuerteventura Guide I will show you all the V-E-R-Y important tips and tricks on how to avoid those TRICKY additional charges most rental companies want to charge.  So, get ready - book...
road trip cars
Five Amazing Road Trip Cars to Consider for Your Next Adventure! Road trips can mean different things to different people, so rarely is there a vehicle that suits everyone. However, knowing what’s available when it comes to your wants and needs ensures that you’re able to get on the road sooner rather than later. Are looking to have the wind blowing...
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...
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...
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...
honeymoon road trip
Your honeymoon is something that should be special to you and your new life long partner. The wedding and reception is the perfect way to announce your union to the world. Once all the fanfare and ceremony is over, the time of honeymoon can commence. Most people when they think of a honeymoon envision a resort with all the amenities...
Zelectricvideo
Based in San Diego, California, the company Zelectric is specialized in changing beautiful vintage cars, like the Volkswagen Beetle and Volkswagen T1, and convert them into electric versions. Old-timer & Electric? But how? Everybody who ever owned an old-timer will tell you that although they look amazing, their engines are not the most environmental friendly. After all, in the 60's and...
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...