Fantastic Roads Around the World: 7 That Will Change You Forever!
If travelling is all about “getting there”, then we have made our choice: no strings, no reservations, just us and the road.
Trollstigen Road, Norway
Trollstigen stands for “Troll’s footpath” and gives a hint of what is waiting for you here. A full immersion into Norway’s spectacular nature with waterfalls, fjords, and mountains. Some of the best panoramas this country has to offer.
North Yungas Road, Bolivia.
Here, where spectacular meets dangerous, you have to watch out at every turn. This impressive road, going from La Paz to Coroico, is also know as Death Road. Quite clear why…
The Valley of Fire Road, Nevada, USA.
The road crossing the famous park is a “must-drive”. The sun plays with the red stones creating an incredible effect: almost like the stones themselves were on fire.
Stelvio Pass, Italy.
Welcome to Europe’s highest road pass. We are in the Eastern Alps, Italy, at 2758 meters above sea level. Stelvio Pass dates back to the 1800’s but it is still in good shape and extremely beautiful.
Karakorum Highway, Pakistan and China.
Connecting Pakistan and China and crossing the Kashmir desert and the Himalayas, Karakorum Highway is the highest international paved road in the world. It gives amazing views and highlights from both countries.
Chapman’s Peak Drive, South Africa .
South Africa has a strong impact on tourists with its wild nature on one side and its modern cities on the other. Now imagine driving some of its amazing roads. Don’t miss Chapman’s Peak Drive, a pure and scenic driving experience.
Route 66, USA.
From the Mid-West to the West-Coast, this road is legendary. Many drivers still choose it for its decadent and mysterious charm.
*Photo credit main picture: Flickr/T.Bonnin.