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

A day trip adventure reveals five incredibly beautiful, yet elusive North Georgia waterfalls worthy of your mountain getaway or weekend road trip itinerary.

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.


Experience Historical Dandridge and Jefferson County, Tennessee

Jefferson County, Tennessee, is the "Lakeside of the Smokies" and home to historical Dandridge, Lake Douglas, and the Bush's Beans Visitor Center. I was a guest of Jefferson County Tourism, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. Jefferson County, Tennessee...

Explore Anderson County, Tennessee

Anderson County, Tennessee, is home to Norris Dam State Park, the Museum of Appalachia, the Secret City of Oak Ridge, Civil Rights-era Clinton, Rocky Top, and much more!

The Clinton 12 Story: Tennessee’s Green McAdoo Cultural Center

Relive the Clinton 12 story, an all but forgotten account of desegregation during the Civil Rights Movement, at Tennessee's Green McAdoo Cultural Center. I was a guest of Anderson County, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. The Clinton 12 Story You may...

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.


Asia & Oceania

Top 10 New Zealand Road Trip Destinations

From Cape Reinga on the North Island to Curio Bay on the South Island, discover ten amazing New Zealand road trip destinations the whole family will enjoy.


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