The Backroad Blog
A shortlist of must-have camper van accessories to help new owners fully outfit their onboard electrical, freshwater, and sewer systems.
Buying a camper van can be a daunting experience. In this candid guide, Howard from Backroad Planet shares his story and lessons learned while acquiring a Class B RV.
Surviving the year of COVID: an update on the silent months, the prospect of safely resuming travel, and the announcement of a new direction for Backroad Planet.
As a world-class bass-fishing destination and home to the 2nd-largest historical district in the state, you won't run out of things to do in Eufaula Alabama.
Explore a country estate, tour a Neoclassical mansion, and plan special events at two historic quail hunt plantations in Thomasville GA.
Backroad Planet's lodging guide features a select listing of boutique hotels, B&Bs, resorts, and other unique places to stay on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
A curated collection of popular Mississippi Gulf Coast restaurants. From Bay St. Louis to Pascagoula, enjoy 18 local favorites for breakfast, lunch & dinner.
Get out on the water, tour a botanical garden, explore a state park, plus many more Lake County Florida outdoor adventures, on a day trip destination “The Perfect Distance Away.”
Experience Coastal Mississippi's rich African American heritage at Biloxi Beach, the Pleasant Reed House, St. Rose de Lima Catholic Church, and the 100 Men Hall.
Meet Walter Anderson, Alice Moseley, and George Ohr, three unconventional Coastal Mississippi artists with museums dedicated to their lives and work.
The Mississippi Armed Forces Museum honors heroic servicemen and women and preserves the state's military history in a state-of-the-art facility at Camp Shelby.
Explore the Forrest County Courthouse, the Sixth Street Museum District, the 1964 Freedom Summer Trail, and more memorable African American heritage sites in Hattiesburg MS.