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

5 epic road trip itineraries through Wyoming

by Matt Hershberger
2

17 things you learn on your first road trip

by Emma Thieme
3

9 reasons every American should drive across the US in their lifetime

by Karin Swanson
5

Iceland was made for road tripping [vid]

by Katka Lapelosa
3

25 reasons you need to road trip the American Southwest

by Matt Hershberger
4

40 bizarre roadside attractions around the US

by Joe Batruny

7 bizarre Southwest road-trip stops you shouldn’t miss

by Joe Batruny

15 only-in-America sights you’ll see on a Route 66 road trip

by Matt Hershberger

10 of the most nerve-wracking roads in the Americas

by Joe Batruny
3

12 best motorcycle roads in America

by Joe Batruny
3

Pacific Coast Highway: The quintessential California road trip

by Roadtrippers
2

16 realities you’ll face on a road trip

by Emma Thieme
2

Namibian Dreams: A video diary from 2 weeks in the southern African desert

by Scott Sporleder
6

7 iconic American road trip routes to hit this summer

by Roadtrippers
6

19 epic road trips through Scotland

by Katie Scott Aiton
4

9 of South America’s most legit road trip routes

by Karin-Marijke Vis

Fjord Norway was made for road trips [pics]

by Scott Sporleder

On a 9-day mission in Fjord Norway

by Yancy Caldwell
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