The Best Road Trip & Travel Blogs to Follow in 2024

At a time when travelling is harder than ever, and with plenty of time on your hands to plan the perfect road trip, you can be forgiven for constantly dreaming of your next getaway! It's for that reason that we here at Saxton 4x4 have chosen our favourite road trip and travel blogs of 2024. Lose yourself in tales of adventure from the brilliant bloggers below and before you'll know it you'll be hitting the road again soon:

California Through My Lens

The first thing that you see when visiting California Through My Lens is the stunning photography taken by Josh. Creating serious travel envy Josh shows you all the different elements and stunning places in California to visit. A travel junkie at heart, Josh shows you how everything he loves about his home.

The Travel Hack 

Based in North Wales, Monica began The Travel Hack in 2009 when she left the UK for a backpacking adventure around Australia and Asia. The Travel Hack is designed to showcase weekend breaks and affordable adventures. Since having children she has slowed down but that doesn’t stop her from sharing her experiences and adventures around the world.

Be My Travel Muse

One of the solo travellers on our list, Kristin, was offered a chance to study abroad in Taiwan. After graduating, she settled into a 9-5 job but dreamed of going on an adventure. After a year of agonising, she said her goodbyes and booked a one-way ticket to Thailand (not Taiwan). She now shares her stories about her solo adventures across the world on Be My Travel Muse.

Along Dusty Roads 

Andrew and Emily discussed their future around a table in London and realised they’d been putting their dreams on hold for too long. After saving and quitting their jobs they were off. Sharing their experiences, perspectives, mistakes and advice, Along Dusty Roads is the perfect blog for inspiration and advice for those budding adventurers out there.

The Mom Trotter

A world traveller at heart, Karen created The Mom Trotter to share her budget travel tips, travelling with family and her journey across America in an RV. Karen also created Black Kids Do Travel with her son to encourage parents of children of colour to travel with their children and show them the world. A truly inspirational blog for everyone.

The Globetrotter Guys

Sion and Ben both have a strong passion for travel and have always strived to see and share as much of the world as possible. They’ve visited over 35 countries after getting the travelling bug in 2011. With a mission of breaking down the barriers that face the LGBTQ+ community and addressing the needs of LGBTQ+ travellers (including safety), Sion and Ben are the perfect couple to follow.​

The Planet D

Starting The Planet D in 2007, Dave and Deb have been all over the world and have visited over 115 countries. They share their stories and photos with their loyal audience and have since been named one of the Top 10 Travel Influencers in the world by Forbes magazine. Follow this blog and you’ll be on the road in no time.

The Discoveries Of

Julianna started The Discoveries Of to help budding travellers find and discover the best international destinations around the world. With high-quality guides and tips that will save the audience time and help them get the most out of their travelling and award-winning photography, The Discoveries Of is the perfect destination guide for everyone no matter where they are in their travel journey.

Bucket List Journey

Award-winning blog Bucket List Journey is run by Annette who aims to inspire everyone to live their bucket list. With a passion for checking off items from her own personal bucket list, she shares her journey, destinations and activities with her loyal fans and followers. Ideal for those who have a bucket list but need the inspiration and pushing to start their journey.

Borders of Adventure

Award-winning writer, blogger and avid explorer Becki runs Borders of Adventure. With the aim to offer destination inspiration alongside social, historical, political and cultural reporting. Travelling around the world, Becki created Borders of Adventure as a go-to resource for those wanting to travel in a similar way. An inspiration for those wanting to take on solo travelling.

One Girl: One World 

Inspiring millennials to embrace culture, engage with locals and try a variety of food as they travel, Francesca writes about her journeys across the world on the One Girl: One World blog. Believing that life is a journey and should be enjoyed, Francesca shares her tips, tricks and guides helping her followers get the most out of their travel experience.

Atlas and Boots

Inspiring the adventurous with their thrill-seeking activities in faraway places, Kia and Peter are the founders of Atlas and Boots. Showcasing some of the best hikes in the UK to the happiest countries in the world, their blog is for those who like to keep active and want to see the world for its natural beauty.

The Curiosity Collection

The Curiosity Collection offers travel stories, tips, and guides with a focus on the cultural and historical aspects of destinations. It provides a thorough perspective on various places, from hidden gems to well-known attractions, making it a great resource for curious travellers.

The Expansive Adventure

For those interested in detailed itineraries and outdoor activities, The Expansive Adventure is worth following. This blog features guides on road trips, hiking trails, and more, making it ideal for those looking to explore lesser-known locations and embrace nature.

The Blonde Abroad

Kiersten Rich, also known as The Blonde Abroad, offers a travel blog that covers a wide range of destinations, with an emphasis on solo female travel. With practical advice and attractive photography, The Blonde Abroad is a helpful resource for planning safe and stylish trips.

The Points Guy

For travellers interested in maximising travel rewards and points, The Points Guy is a useful resource. This blog provides reviews of credit cards, loyalty programmes, and travel deals, making it ideal for those looking to travel efficiently and make the most of their journeys.

Travel Freak

Travel Freak is a blog that combines adventure travel with practical advice. It covers gear reviews, destination guides, and other aspects of travel preparation, making it suitable for those seeking exciting trips and seamless travel experiences.

Two Monkeys Travel Group

Two Monkeys Travel Group is run by a couple who have been travelling since 2013. Their blog offers travel guides, personal experiences, and tips on sustainable travel. It's a valuable resource for couples or anyone interested in long-term travel.


NOMADasaurus focuses on adventure travel, including overland journeys and remote destinations. It’s ideal for those who want to discover unique places and have one-of-a-kind experiences.

Adventurous Kate

Adventurous Kate is a solo female travel blog that encourages women to travel independently. With honest reviews, safety tips, and travel stories, Adventurous Kate is a useful resource for solo travellers seeking to explore with confidence.

So there you have our picks of the best road trips and travel blogs. Have we missed your favourite? Let us know on our social media channels. 

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