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NI's own Big Sur trumps landmarks

NI's own Big Sur trumps landmarks

The Antrim Coast Road offers views more spectacular than the Grand Canyon in the US or Venezuela's Angel Falls, according to a survey. Sydney Opera House came top in the poll of 5,000 Britons by an Australian wine company to find places with the world's most spectacular views.

5 Great Ways to Become a Travel Blogger

5 Great Ways to Become a Travel Blogger

Who is a travel blogger? Would you like to become one? Most people cannot imagine travelling while blogging. But yes, it is possible to travel while blogging. There are many successful travel bloggers across the world. And this is enough proof that you can do it too if you want to.

Traversing the Himalayan passes – on a bicycle!

Traversing the Himalayan passes – on a bicycle!

The Himalayas are the ultimate destination for people seeking adventure. The mountain peaks, valleys filled with flowers aplenty, the mountain passes with their narrow winding roads and the many rivers and streams cutting across, snowcapped mountain and melting glaciers, all of these provide perfect fodder for an adventure seeker.

Cycling South America: 8 Epic Climbs and Descents

Cycling South America: 8 Epic Climbs and Descents

Over the past 10-20 years, as cycle touring’s popularity has taken off, so too have the numbers of long distance adventurers who have set their sights on South America. With most countries on this vast continent having transitioned from military dictatorships to democracy and freedom, South America offers a refuge from the insecurity or overcrowding that characterize much of the world today.

Things You Must Know About Morocco

Things You Must Know About Morocco

In the Arab world, Morocco has many stories to tell. This ancient country is a great place to explore and if you are a history enthusiast, you might like this place more when you come in contact with the air of this place.

Best Roman Roads

Best Roman Roads

It’s been more than a thousand years but Roman imperialism and glory can still be witnessed throughout Europe. Huge constructions and architecture made by the Romans are appreciated by the whole world. But the most impressive things that the Roman’s made is the network of roads.

How To Book Tickets For The Most Scenic Roads Online

How To Book Tickets For The Most Scenic Roads Online

There’s no better way to experience the world’s most scenic, exciting roads than by driving yourself. Winding around South Africa’s Garden Route or Australia’s Great Ocean Road, you experience all the exhilaration of gorgeous twists and turns. However, it is not always practical to drive yourself, especially in countries in which driving is a little more difficult.

Best Travel Routes in SEA and how to book with Bookaway

Best Travel Routes in SEA and how to book with Bookaway

Southeast Asia is a popular destination among tourists, travelers and of course the backpackers. You have indeed made a right choice if planning a trip to Southeast Asia as the region is incredibly inexpensive and brims with adventure.

Staying Safe On America’s Most Dangerous Roads

Staying Safe On America’s Most Dangerous Roads

Traffic deaths in the U.S. exceeded 40,000 for the third straight year in 2018, according to the National Safety Council. Despite the development of useful safety technologies such as automatic emergency braking, relatively few cars have these features.

Stunning Scottish Drives

3 Stunning Scottish Drives Every American Must Try

There’s little doubt that Scotland is one of the most beautiful places on Earth.

5 of the best road trip destinations in Europe

5 of the best road trip destinations in Europe

If you’re one of those people who doesn’t like the idea of staying in one place when you’re on holiday; if the idea of lying around a pool for day on end gives you itchy feet, then perhaps you’d prefer to experience the thrill and freedom of an unforgettable road trip.

Top 7 historical buildings to see while in NYC

Top 7 historical buildings to see while in NYC

Normally when you think of New York City, ‘history’ is not the first thing that comes to mind. But there in fact many beautiful historical buildings and sites all around the city that are definitely worth seeing. So whether you are a history buff or simply enjoy seeing standout buildings, here is a list of the top historical buildings to see while in NYC.

The Best RV Routes Through The Smoky Mountains

The Best RV Routes Through The Smoky Mountains (Must See!)

With around 187,000 acres of land, The Great Smoky Mountains are a major attraction of the USA that thousands of people flock to every year. This large area of land stretches along the Tennessee – North Carolina border.

The Best Road Trip in the World – According to Science

The Best Road Trip in the World – According to Science

Have you ever wanted to travel cross-country? Do you think that it’s impossible to go on a road trip and see all the greatest landmarks in one go? Well, science will prove you wrong.

Minimum Luggage Set You Should Take on a Voyage

Minimum Luggage Set You Should Take on a Voyage

The modern information space is highly diversified. Any user can learn the basics of makeup, decoration, and cooking in a few clicks on the Internet. Travelling has also become a modern trend, and more and more people not only observe life in other places but also make independent trips.

Learn and travel: useful tips for students

Learn and travel: useful tips for students

At any age, people can see a lot of difficulties in front of them, they are forced to set a certain framework, follow different rules. We are constantly confronted with the fact that certain things must be fulfilled, but this “must” does not always correspond to “want”. This is especially true for students who study the world, develop and learn something new.

Is the Great River Road Great Because of the River or Because of the Road?

Is the Great River Road Great Because of the River or Because of the Road?

The Great River Road follows the Mississippi River generally from New Orleans to Minnesota. For long stretches, the road is a wonderful panoply of river, bluffs, and picturesque small towns. For other long stretches, the road is too far from the river for travelers to see the river and the towns are less than picturesque.

The highlands of Iceland - F35 via Kjölur - Highland road

The highlands of Iceland - F35 via Kjölur - Highland road

The Kjalvegur Road, also known as the F35 Kjölur route, runs 168km from north to south through the midwest of Iceland. F roads in Iceland are only open in the summer around June to the end of August/September and the Kjölur is no different.

2 roads in Ireland listed in Lonely Planet's Top 50 Epic Drives of the World

2 roads in Ireland listed in Lonely Planet's Top 50 Epic Drives of the World

Ireland has no shortage of scenic views and breath-taking destinations for adventurous backpackers but, if epic road trips are more up your alley, Ireland won’t disappoint you either.

Preparing for the Unexpected on a Road Trip

Preparing for the Unexpected on a Road Trip

If you are heading out on a road trip on your own, with your partner, or with the family, you are in for a fun and exciting time. This is a great way to enjoy some adventure and exploration, and there are many wonderful areas and routes that you can choose for your road trip.

Secrets Of The Ring Road: Iceland’s Epic Road Trip

Secrets Of The Ring Road: Iceland’s Epic Road Trip

Ring Road, also known as Route 1, is a national road that runs around Iceland. It is 1,332 Kilometres in length, and connects most of the towns and landmarks together in Iceland. From Reykjavik it goes north to Blönduós and Akureyri, to the eastern city of Egilsstaðir, down to Höfn, and finally follows the south coast back to Selfoss.

Most Scenic Eastern European Roads

Most Scenic Eastern European Roads

Putting together a list of the most beautiful roads in Eastern Europe is surprisingly challenging. The whole European continent is full of fairytale scenic routes, but the east has hidden gems that make for amazing road trips. Narrowing all of that down to a single shortlist was hard, but someone had to do it. So here it is, a list filled with the most breathtaking spots in the region.

Germany’s 4 Most Beautiful Scenic Drives

Germany’s 4 Most Beautiful Scenic Drives

If you love being on the road, Germany is definitely a country you have to visit. The roads are filled with picture-postcard locations, like vineyards, mountains and meadows.

How to Drive Safely in Iceland

How to Drive Safely in Iceland

Iceland’s rugged, awe-inspiring landscapes make for one of the best and unusual road trips you can make. The roads are long and winding, and if you elect to go into the highlands on the country’s F-roads, you may be driving across glacial rivers and up winding mountain gravel tracks. It is a driving experience unmatched anywhere in the world.