Tag: Road Trip

Southern Albania Road Trip Itinerary

We love a road trip, it’s our favourite way to travel and it’s the best way to get around Albania. The north of Albania is increasing in popularity but the south seems to be a bit behind – unnecessarily so! Our southern Albania road trip itinerary takes in many of the highlights of this underrated

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Two Week Oregon Road Trip Itinerary

View of Mount Hood from the road in Oregon

Here is our ultimate two week road trip itinerary for Oregon in the Pacific Northwest of the United States. Our itinerary takes in the best Oregon has to offer from beaches to mountains with plenty of craft beer stops on route. The best known city in Oregon is Portland. Known for being a bit off-beat

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How to plan a Road Trip in Europe

Driving through Bavaria, Germany

Our favourite way of getting to know a new destination is to tour around it. In Europe the types of holidays which usually come to mind are cultural cities breaks, beach holidays around the Mediterranean or maybe a cruise. We’re here to convince you to give a European road trip a chance. It’s not as

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Exploring North Cascades National Park

The North Cascades National Park is located in Washington State, you may not have heard of this National Park but you will have heard of a major city nearby – Seattle. Whether you’re staying in Seattle or just passing through spending a couple of days exploring the North Cascades National Park is something you will

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Two Week Road Trip Itinerary for Washington State

This is our ultimate road trip itinerary for Washington State, spending two weeks seeing the best Washington has to offer. Washington is located in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. It’s best known and largest city Seattle is known for producing some of the biggest known bands in the world including Nirvana, Alice

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How to plan a US Road Trip

We love to tour a destination rather than stay in one place. For the USA the best and most iconic way of doing this is of course the road trip. It’s not as difficult as you may think planning and booking your own road trip in the USA. Following our guide on how to plan

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Visiting Kelly Ingram Park in Birmingham, Alabama

Monument to young girls killed in bombing of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church

We visited Kelly Ingram Park on route from Tennessee to Louisiana, it is in the city centre of Birmingham and it’s easy to find, it’s not too big and I’d say it was doable for all physical abilities.
The sculptures in Kelly Ingram Park show what those fighting for civil rights had to endure on this spot. In 1963 Martin Luther King Jr described Birmingham as “probably the most thoroughly segregated city in the United States”

Visiting Jack Daniel’s in Lynchburg Tennessee

Angel's Share at Jack Daniels Lynchburg TN

Lynchburg Tennessee was a bucket list item ticked off for definite. Having enjoyed Jack Daniel’s for many years and being an avid collector of JD memorabilia, we just had to go to Lynchburg on the Tennessee leg of our USA honeymoon road trip.

Half a day in Chattanooga Tennessee

Blue lighting inside Ruby Falls, Lookout Mountain Tennessee

The drive from the Great Smoky Mountains to Lynchburg is pretty long. We needed a stop off on route and decided to spend half a day in Chattanooga and it was a great choice! Check out where we found some awesome barbecue and what we thought of Ruby Falls.