Category: Road Diary

The “road diary” portion of Mike’s Road Trip is a section for daily (ish) posts geared to those who follow Mike’s Road Trip closely—it’s a section for more informal posts that share where Mike is currently, or, where he will be heading next.

Arrived at South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe Edgewood resort aerial photo by MikesRoadTrip

Road Diary update from South Lake Tahoe I just arrived into South Lake Tahoe the other day and am loving it! Not as much snow as I would have hoped for, especially given the time of year (mid-January), but it's just as beautiful as I remember. I've actually never stayed...

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Last few days in Ireland

Slieve League in Donegal, Ireland by Mike Shubic of MikesRoadTrip.com

I have been in Ireland for nearly five weeks and have had an opportunity to visit many different areas of the country. I look forward to sharing stories, photos and video footage from my trip in the months to come. In the meantime, my last few days in Ireland have...

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Off to Ireland for the first time

Wild Atlantic way road and sea by MikesRoadTrip.com

Ireland has never been on my bucket list, but now that I have it on the books, I'm getting pretty excited. I'll be in Ireland for a while, at least a month. My initial reason for visiting the Emerald Isle is to attend a travel conference in Killarney, but after...

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Back to “New Scotland” aka Nova Scotia

Pictou Nova Scotia aerial image by Mike Shubic of MikesRoadTrip.com

Road Diary update from Nova Scotia.  Click here to read the previous Road Diary update from this Maritime Canada road trip. After a couple of weeks road tripping around New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island, Chris (my videographer and sidekick on this trip) and I are back in Nova Scotia,...

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Gastronomy and Nature at its best

Pedestrain floating bridge at PEI National Park by Mike Shubic of MikesRoadTrip.com

Road Diary update from PEI (Prince Edward Island).  Click here to read the previous Road Diary update from this Maritime Canada road trip. Our last couple of days on PEI might have been the best of the trip! Yesterday we had some fun stuff planned, but the weather had other...

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A collision with the land and sea

Road Diary update from PEI (Prince Edward Island).  Click here to read my previous Road Diary update from this Maritime Canada road trip. On my third day on PEI, Chris (my videographer and sidekick on this road trip) and I hopped in the car and headed to New London, a...

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Arrived in PEI and had a handpie

West Cape Lighthouse - Photo by Mike Shubic of MikesRoadTrip.com

Road Diary update from PEI (Prince Edward Island).  Click here to read my previous Road Diary update from this Maritime Canada road trip. Yesterday afternoon Chris (my videographer and sidekick on this road trip) and I crossed over the Confederation Bridge onto PEI, which might be the longest bridge I've...

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New Brunswick Bay of Fundy road trip continues

Road Diary update from New Brunswick. Click here to read the previous update from this road trip around Maritime Canada. After leaving Grand Manan Island the other day, Chris (my videographer and sidekick for this Maritime Canada road trip) and I continued our Bay of Fundy road trip and headed...

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Crossing the Bay of Fundy to New Brunswick

Bay of Fundy cliff - aerial shot by MikesRoadTrip.com

Road Diary update from New Brunswick, Canada. Click here to read my previous Road Diary update from this road trip around Maritime Canada. A few days ago Chris (my videographer and sidekick on this road trip) and I boarded a ferry in Digby, NS and crossed the mighty Bay of...

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Nova Scotia still as charming as ever

Westin in downtown Halifax aerial shot by MikesroadTrip.com

Road Diary update from Nova Scotia, Canada. Click here to read my previous Road Diary update from this road trip around Maritime Canada. It has been well over 20 years since I was last in Nova Scotia and it seems more charming than ever. The last time I was in...

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