The Trip 2017

The story of a guy going on a once in a lifetime road trip of 30.000 Km through 41 countries in 6 months all whilst supporting several charities.

road trip in Philippines
A description of a great road trip in Philippines How do you discover the beauty that the Philippines have to offer? Well, there is only one answer and that is through a well planned road trip! You can decide to start your road trip in Philippines by driving your own car (probably the best way to get the full on experience without...
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...
lazy-louie
Every great story needs a hero, and whilst this is my adventure I wouldn’t be able to do it without a certain someone. My sidekick, my friend and the driving force behind my epic 25,000 km journey around Europe; Lazy Louie! Lazy Louie is more than just the car that will be driving me through the 41 countries, but it...
charity-road-trip
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...
german-road-trip
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...
goals-motivation
Now that the starting date of The Trip has been set it is time to start planning my goals for what surely will be an epic road trip adventure. With so many countries to visit, I will be focusing on these seven goals during the 3 month period on the road. My goals for The Trip 1) Be the first person in the world to make the...
Good day everybody , my name is Niels Thomas and I welcome you to my first blog post of the Road Trip Guy. I was born and raised in the province of Utrecht in the beautiful and sunny country of the Netherlands. Just in case you never visited the Netherlands before.. it is a joke.. there is no sun.. like ever! During my...
amalfi-coast-beaches
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 along the Amalfi coast beaches Where...
How Long Does it Take to Drive Across Canada?
How Long Does it Take to Drive Across Canada? 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. But the big questions is: How Long Does it Take to Drive Across Canada? There are many popular road trips...
Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip Itinerary
The Ultimate Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip Itinerary The USA is known for many things from celebrities to some of the most amazing national parks to be found anywhere. Therefore, it can be difficult to determine how to see the best sights the country has to offer. If you want to really get into the American site seeing experience, there is no better way...