Backroad Travel Destinations


Chasing Waterfalls in Florida

Ride along as we chase Florida waterfalls so rare and elusive that they don’t even position on Google Maps. Until now, that is . . . .


5 Elusive North Georgia Waterfalls

So my fall break week at Pinebox got off to a BANG! Literally . . . . Jim and Ken drove up from Atlanta Sunday evening to spend a couple of days like they always do, and we headed out Monday morning for a day of waterfall hikes, again like we always do. But we didn't...

Retro Roadtrip: Appalachian Autumn Part 3

Note: The following revised and annotated post is part of our new Retro Roadtrip series. This 3-part post is about an autumn road trip I took by myself from Florida to Georgia and was originally posted November 15, 2008, on my Nathan's Uncle blog. On Saturday I drove...


A Southern Mississippi Road Trip

A Southern Mississippi road trip takes me through Hattiesburg, Natchez, Vicksburg, and Jackson, with a few surprise backroad encounters along the way.


Design Your Own Louisiana Road Trip

Design your own uniquely Louisiana road trip with routed scenic byways, a River Road plantations map, itinerary planning hacks, and a wealth of resources.

Explore Ascension Parish, Louisiana

Explore Ascension Parish, Louisiana, home to historic Donaldsonville, artist Alvin Batiste, the Jambalaya Festival, Cajun Village, and Houmas House Plantation.

Three Perfect Days in Lafayette, Louisiana

Three perfect days in Lafayette Louisiana, include Vermilionville, an airboat swamp tour, the Tabasco® factory, Jungle Gardens, and the best Cajun cuisine.


Asia & Oceania

Top 10 New Zealand Road Trip Destinations

Guest Post by Erin Thiem, Inn Town Campground  Everyone loves a great road trip! When my husband Dan and I drove 11,000 miles from California to Alaska in a VW van, we realized we could go the distance. After moving to New Zealand to study and start a family, we knew...


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