The Best Road Trips from Las Vegas, Nevada

This article may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase through these links, I will earn a commission at no extra cost to you. Thanks!Las Vegas, Nevada is among the most popular tourist destinations in the United States, attracting more than 40 million travelers from all over the country and the world. The vast majority never even leave the …

The Ultimate Guide to Finding Free Camping in the USA

Camping is a fun way to escape from the city and reconnect with nature, and it is also one of the most affordable ways to travel. But even so, the cost of camping, surprisingly, can often be a huge reality check, as paying to stay at a campsite every night on a road trip can eat away at your budget, …

Utah National Park Road Trip

Your Guide to an Incredible Utah National Park Road Trip

When we think of the West, we think of broad, majestic vistas full of stunning scenery. Huge mountains, deep canyons, and vast prairies dominate the landscape in our minds, and in many places, dominate the landscape for real. Fortunately, or unfortunately, the West is a vast place that could take a lifetime to explore, especially when it comes to our …

best US national parks to visit in spring

The 15 Best US National Parks to Visit in Spring

Every year, millions of people enjoy the numerous national parks around the United States, particularly those out west. These incredibly beautiful and vibrant landscapes include some of the most amazing natural environments America has to offer. While visitorship peaks in the Summer, there are many incredible National Parks to visit in spring, where you’ll find fewer crowds and some unique …

Great American Road Trip Tips

How to Plan Your Great American Road Trip

Taking a road trip across America is near the top of many people’s bucket lists. Popular culture has mythologized it to the point where it’s become something of a rite of passage. There is a right way and a wrong way to turn your fantasy of the open road and wind in your hair into a reality. Follow this guide …

One Epic National Park Road Trip Across the USA

Have you ever dreamed about leaving everything behind and setting out on the ultimate National Park road trip across the entire United States? I know I have! While I’ve set off on a number of epic road trips, including a massive west coast National Park road trip (twice, actually), and another cross country road trip, and yet I’ve only managed …

1991 Toyota Pickup – An Ode to an Awesome Old Truck

Some people might think it’s a bit crazy to go driving all over the world in an old 1991 Toyota Pickup truck… I mean the thing is now 27 years old. She’s old enough to vote, go out drinking in bars, or even old enough to rent a car herself. But I can’t think of a better, more capable vehicle …

These are a few of my favorite podcasts for regular listening while I'm on the road...

My Favorite Podcasts for Daily Listening and Life on the Road

I spend a lot of time on the road (it’s a long drive to the end of South America) and you can only listen to the same tunes so many times before you get bored. While I’m driving down the road, going for a long run, or heading on a big overseas flight, I regularly turn to my favorite podcasts for …