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The Complete Guide to Road Trips

Make your next trip worth the drive with curated itineraries, expert gear, and more. 

Road Trips

Everything You Need to Plan a Stress-Free Road Trip

Know how to find the best roadside meals, gender neutral bathrooms, and worthwhile stops along the way. 
Road Trips

How the Road Trip Recaptured Our Imagination This Year

Americans are traveling again, often on four wheels, in ways that help them see their country—and themselves—in a whole new light.
Road Trips

14 Best Road Trips in America

From the Pacific Coast Highway to the wild coast of Maine.
Road Trips

20 Road Trip Essentials to Pack for a Long Drive

Everything you need to survive a day in the car.
Road Trips

Why Turo Is Quickly Becoming My Favorite Way to Rent a Car

It's like the Airbnb of cars, and I love it. 

U.S. itineraries

Road Trips

9 West Coast Road Trips to Take This Year

Here are nine of our favorite West Coast road trip itineraries, including where to stop, where to stay, and what you’ll see along the way.
Road Trips

The Best East Coast Road Trips to Take This Year

The Overseas Highway and Cabot Trail are just a couple East Coast gems to experience by road.
National Parks

The Best National Park Road Trips in the U.S.

You’ve never seen views like these before.
Road Trips

These Byways and Roads Have Been Declared the Most Beautiful in the U.S. 

These new National Scenic Byways and All-American Roads are the first new additions since 2009. 
National Parks

A Four-Day Florida Road Trip Through Three National Parks

From snorkeling to hiking, Florida's national parks and preserves offer all types of outdoor adventure.
Road Trips

A Stargazing Road Trip Across the American Southwest

Americans are increasingly taking road trips that are about the skies as much as the land. Leslie Pariseau charts a course through the Southwest.
Adventure

Whale Sightings and Hikes on a Road Trip Along Oregon's Wild Rivers Coast

The Wild Rivers Coast has the rugged beauty of Oregon's popular northern coastline, without the crowds.
Adventure

Colorado Road Trip: 4 Days of Hiking and Hot Springs 

This drive offers the best of Colorado: canyon hikes, blue waters for kayaking, and great local breweries.
Road Trips

A Three-Day Road Trip Exploring Florida's Spanish History

You'll find tapas and Spanish missions on this three-day Northern Florida road trip.

International itineraries

Road Trips

The Best Road Trips in the World

We pooled our editors for their ultimate road trip picks.
Road Trips

Your Next Big Mexico Trip Is a Drive Across the Border

Last-meal-worthy fish tacos and biodynamic wineries are much closer than you think.
Food & Drink

Lobster Rolls and Ancient Beaches on Canada’s Acadian Coast

In search of fresh seafood and that elusive joie de vivre, Shelley Cameron-McCarron heads on a road trip along Canada's Acadian Coast
Islands & Beaches

The Ultimate Road Trip through New Zealand's Underrated North Island

For beaches, vineyards, and volcanoes, take the long way from the top to the bottom of New Zealand’s North Island.
Road Trips

To Truly Experience the Scope of Namibia, Take This Road Trip

Wind from the desolate desert to the sea on this rugged, off-road adventure.
Road Trips

Scotland's North Coast 500 May Be the Best Road Trip in the World

Driving Scotland’s answer to Route 66.
Style & Culture

The New Business Traveler: On a Sourcing Trip to Portugal, Designer Carolina K. Goes With the Flow

We take a look at how interesting people with fascinating jobs are traveling for work right now.
Shopping

The Best Leak-Proof Travel Mugs for Taking Hot (and Cold) Drinks on the Go

A bevy of beverage holders that keep your hot drinks hot and your cold drinks cold. 
Road Trips

For Black Travelers, Shoebox Lunches Are a Reminder of Resilience in the Green Book Era

African American businesses across the country are keeping the tradition alive by offering their own shoebox lunches.
Points & Miles

How I Pulled Off an Affordable, Dog-Friendly Road Trip to Three National Parks Using Hotel Points

The two-week road trip took us to four states—with free hotel stays throughout.
National Parks

Bryce Canyon National Park: A Guide to the Best Hiking, Stargazing, and Lodging

Plus, hoodoo-filled vistas you won't want to miss.
Family Travel

Making Memories on a Wintry Jaunt Through Quebec's Countryside

History lessons, snowy hikes, and sugar shack stops populate a road trip through Canada's only French-speaking province.
Road Trips

On a Road Trip Through Portugal, Discovering a Reverence for the Past—And an Embrace of the Present

While researching the country's creative traditions, an author meets the women in hospitality and design who are reinterpreting their heritage.
Style & Culture

On Location: ‘Bones and All’ Is the Next Great American Road Movie

Lifting the curtain on some of the season's most exciting new releases.
Road Trips

A Road Trip Along Croatia's Dalmatian Coast, Home to Vineyards, Oyster Farms, and Sleepy Island Detours

Thanks to a new bridge, the drive between Dubrovnik and Split is now a bonafide road trip for seafood and wine lovers.
Food & Drink

How to Sip Your Way Through Kentucky’s Lesser-Known Bourbon Trail

Step off the beaten path in the Ohio River Valley.
Inspiration

The Best Fall Weekend in New Hampshire: Leaf-Peeping, Craft Brews, and Apple Picking

Welcome to when the Granite State shines brightest.
Inspiration

Where to Go for Labor Day Weekend to Avoid the Crowds

Still making plans? We've got you covered with easy getaways in Florida, Maine, Washington, and more.
Destinations

The Best Things to Do in Iceland, From Puffin Spotting to Bread Baking

Relaxing in a hot spring river, snorkeling between tectonic plates, and exploring lava tube caves—there’s enough to do in Iceland to fuel a lifetime of vacations.
Food & Drink

On a Road Trip Through the Sun Belt, One Writer Discovers the World on a Plate

The American South is home to some of the most diverse food cultures in the world. Von Diaz hits the road to discover the region's many flavors and communities. 
Points & Miles

The Best Gas Credit Cards for Road Trippers and Commuters Alike

Earn points that you can put toward a free hotel stay or flight every time you stop for gas.