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Mike’s Road Trip wins two 2019 SATW awards

2019 SATW Silver award for best website

I'm honored to announced that MikesRoadTrip.com has won two SATW (Society of American Travel Writers) awards. One was for the Best Website category and the other was for Best Non-Traditional piece on Bali: https://www.mikesroadtrip.com/beyond-bali/  What the SATW judges said: The Website category looks at compilations of work on standalone sites. The...

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“Travel Because…” This is Why I Travel

As some of you may know, I am an Allianz Travel ambassador. They are currently running a campaign asking all of the travel ambassadors to share the reasons why they travel. The campaign is called, "Travel Because." I hope you will watch the video below and be inspired to see...

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Lines, Signs & Forks now on sale

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It has been a long time coming, but I am so proud to announce that that my novel "Lines, Signs & Forks - Diary of a Nomadic Road Tripper" is now on sale at Amazon.com. Lines, Signs & Forks is based on the first five years of my road tripping,...

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Arizona Wildflowers Road Trip Guide

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This Arizona Wildflowers road trip guide is based on my own person experience road tripping over 600 miles of Central/Southern Arizona in search of the best places to see the desert wildflowers. (Note: There is a clear winner!) This road trip was conducted in late March 2019, and due to...

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List of the Most Scenic Roads of Europe

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

This is a list of the most scenic roads of Europe, part of the top-100 list of scenic roads in the world. EUROPE IRELAND Wild Atlantic Way (Completed) The Wild Atlantic Way runs the entire west coast of Ireland, over 1500 miles. This stunning stretch of road is broken up...

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List of the Most Scenic Roads of Africa

These are the most scenic roads of Africa, part of the Top-100 list of most scenic roads in the world. AFRICA South Africa Africa may seem like a daunting place to do a road trip, but many of this continent's countries are peaceful with good roads and some exceptionally stunning...

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