Tag: road trip

  • The travel fuck-it list: travel experiences NOT to do before you die

    The travel fuck-it list: travel experiences NOT to do before you die

    Everyone is familiar with the bucket list – all the destinations to visit and experiences to have before you kick the bucket. But there’s a growing backlash to living your life based on a check list, collecting experiences like Pokemon cards. More and more people are embracing the fact that doing things “just to say…

  • Renting a car in Europe

    Renting a car in Europe

    There’s nothing like the freedom a car affords you when it comes to travel. If you’re the kind of person who likes the feel of a scenic road trip and being able to pull off whenever you want for lunch or a nice vista, then renting a car might be an attractive option. That being…

  • 11-day Scotland road trip itinerary

    11-day Scotland road trip itinerary

    Though there is fun to be had in Scotland’s major cities, you have to get on the open road to really experience everything the country has to offer. As long as you can get past the driving on the left side, the route around to Skye and Glencoe will take you through some of the…

  • Bohemian Switzerland day trip: A practical guide

    Bohemian Switzerland day trip: A practical guide

    When I was trying to find information about how to structure a Bohemian Switzerland day trip in the Czech Republic, I came up empty. Almost everything available online is extremely limited in scope and logistical detail. There’s a lot of empty recommendations about the beautiful one-way boat rides on the gorges of the park without…

  • Cliffs of Moher road trip from Dublin

    Cliffs of Moher road trip from Dublin

    Visiting the Cliffs of Moher from Dublin is a great way to get a taste of the wonderful Irish countryside in one day. The trip to and from the cliffs take you through charming small towns, the vast limestone fields of the Burren and some beautiful castles and ruins. In lieu of taking a group…

  • Northern Ireland road trip itinerary from Belfast

    Northern Ireland road trip itinerary from Belfast

    The coast of Northern Ireland is even more impressive in person than it looks in photos. Though there are plenty of tours from Belfast and even from Ireland, renting a car gives you more freedom as far as length and specific stops. The Giant’s Causeway and some of the majestic sights surrounding it make for…