We mapped out some of the most exciting road trips from contemporary books and movies. If these trips fail to get you in a car, they may at least motivate you to reread On the Road.
Driving the highways and back roads of California in a Rizk DBR2, which may look and sound like a fragile classic, but is built from spaceships.
Need more room? Want a kitchen? An apartment accommodation can be the perfect alternative to hotel malaise.
It is possible to simply immerse yourself in this silent world, to just sit back on the sled and enjoy the ride. But mushing your own dog team is central to the whole experience.
SlideshowsBudapest’s hidden Jewish ghetto
Get a rare window into a tumultuous past
A land of vertigo-inducing views
See where modern Vikings play
The road transforming the Amazon
A rugged route is changing the region
An Irish town ruled by a goat
Discover the origins of this bizarre tradition
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Breathtaking photos from around the world
DestinationsA reminder of how travel used to be
Delightfully – sometimes painfully – slowUganda