Category: Featured Destinations

Where to go in Belgium: 5 remarkable places to visit beyond Brussels

One of the surprise gems in Belgium is Dinant. Photo by: Mike Shubic of MikesRoadTrip.com

This is a list and video on where to go in Belgium, five remarkable places to visit beyond Brussels. Geographically, Belgium is incredibly well-suited to explore some of the most popular places in Europe—from Paris to Amsterdam, Dusseldorf to Luxembourg. But the country has some remarkable cities itself. While Brussels...

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Visiting Canyon De Chelly – Where wind, water and time have etched a masterpiece

Canyon De Chelly lookout - Photo by Mike of MikesRoadTrip.com

Canyon De Chelly (pronounced Shay) might just be one of the most underrated attractions in the state known for its Grand Canyon. https://youtu.be/r1O4iNHcIlY This road trip to Canyon De Chelly from Phoenix is about 300 miles to the northeastern part of the state and will take about 5 hours with...

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10 Incredible places to visit in Germany

Rudesheim vineyards along Rhine in one of the many incredible places to visit in Germany - Photo by: MikesRoadTrip.com

This compilation of places to visit in Germany has been forged after several road trips to many parts of the country. You’ll find lodging, restaurants, and sights listed, but only when I can highly recommend them. Germany is a place that weaves timeless tradition, stunning landscapes, idyllic villages and vibrant...

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The History of Senso-Ji Temple in Tokyo, Japan

Senso-Ji Temple in Tokyo Japan

When you think of Tokyo, what comes to mind? For us, it’s ultra-modern skyscrapers, fantastic public transport services, Harajuku Girls, and of course, fascinating historical features. The blend of these features and many, many more is what makes Tokyo such a fascinating city to visit—as contemporary and culture stand together...

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These are some of the most Scenic Roads of Ireland

Road near Cliffs of Moher. Photo by: Mike Shubic of MikesRoadTrip.com

The scenic roads of Ireland are a road trippers nirvana. The angelic tapestry that forms Ireland’s landscape has taken thousands of years to weft and warp into a masterpiece that only nature could weave. The rural farmlands have sheep wandering aimlessly with cattle making their home in actual old homes....

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Visiting Slab City and Salvation Mountain

Salvation Mountain aerial

Slab City, California and its focal point, Salvation Mountain, is one of the most bizarre and eclectic places I think I’ve ever visited. I learned of this off-the-grid community after reading a blog post on the Salton Sea, a nearby excursion I also visited while road-tripping from Temecula to Phoenix....

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