Road trip Australia. Photo: Phineas H

Road Trip Guides

From years and miles of experience collected by Matadorians, we’ve come up with road trip travel guides that cover everything from the best routes to take to how to stay sane, entertained, and well-fed on the road.

Below, you’ll find road trip ideas for routes through the American West, all around Halifax, Nova Scotia, from Melbourne to Sydney along Australia’s Sapphire Coast, and info for traveling the Himalayas by motorcycle.

There are also road reports straight from editors and others on the Matador team.

Road Trip Guides Articles

8 Unforgettable Road Trips through Oregon

by Michelle DeVona

Trans-Canada: Greatest road trip of your life

by Carlo Alcos

The ultimate road trip guide through Death Valley National Park

by Hayley Goerisch
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8 road trips to have in California before you die

by Kathleen Boyle

South Dakota: Home of the perfect road trip

by Matador Media House
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This is the ultimate US foodie road trip

by Matt Hershberger
1

10 unforgettable road trips in Colorado

by Tim Wenger
1

20 things only someone who lives in a van will understand

by Alyssa Wyatt

Puerto Rico road trip: How to see the entire island in 7 days

by Melissa Alvarado Sierra
4

Infographic: How to choose the ultimate European road trip

by Rory Moulton

This surfer traveled California all winter chasing the El Nino swell. The results are amazing

by Rory Moulton

One of the best road trips in the US begins and ends in Tupelo, MS. Here’s the itinerary

by Sean Malin

Montana road trip: 5 essential items for your itinerary

by Sharon J. Riley

25 stunning images from the ultimate Jordan road trip

by Scott Sporleder
52

America’s 20 coolest outdoor towns

by Matador Team

8 compelling reasons to add Victoria to your Texas road trip itinerary

by Genevieve Northup

11 moments you’ll always remember from your first cross-country road trip

by Emma Thieme
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The 10 best driving roads in America for feeling the wind in your hair

by Colin Heinrich
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