Roadtrippers

Roadtrippers houses a collection of inspiring roadtrippin stories. Get travel tips from other roadtrippers, and find links to their road trip websites and travel blogs. Please contact us if you would like your road trip story and photos profiled.

Overland World Road Trip


Name: Felix Bergmeister
Hometown: Vienna, Austria
Former life: 10 times Ironman' ultra-triathlon winner

Road trip destination: Around the world

Age at start of road trip: 29
Date started dreaming about the trip: 9 years before taking off

Purpose of trip: raise awareness of, and funds for, UNICEF
Vehicle: R 80 GS Basic motorbike

Start of road trip: October 21, 2006  continue reading... »

VW Van Family Style on the Baja


Name: Jeff
Hometown: North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Passengers: Wife Libby and kids Fraser (9) and Alex (7)

Road Trip Destination: Vancouver, British Columbia to Baja, Mexico

Year of road trip: October 2005-January 2006

Vehicle: 1986 VW Westfalia Van
Days on the road: 75

Best campsite:  continue reading... »

Roadtrippin Africa

Name:Todd
Hometown: Squamish, British Columbia, Canada

Roadtrip Destination: Africa. Twice

Road Trip #1: February 1998 to June 1999
Vehicle: 1980 Toyota Hilux 4x4, converted into what the South Africans call a “Station Wagon” (Aka "Breakfast").
Countries driven through: Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Congo (illegally), Tanzania, Zanzibar, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Madagascar, Swaziland, Lesotho

Road Trip #2: January 2004 to June 2006
Vehicle: 1991 Toyota 4Runner (Aka "Too Much Sweet")  continue reading... »