The words “road trip” are usually associated with the rocky stretches of the US or the stunning Australian coastline. But Europe’s road trips, engulfed with some of the world’s most picturesque scenery, are the real underdogs in the travelling world.
Amalfi coast drive, Italy
This thrillingly steep coastal road wrapped around Southern Italy’s mountainside is the perfect road trip for camera addicts. With its dramatic sea cliffs, endless bays and authentic fishing villages, the trip covers all corners for the perfect summer getaway. The road trip includes stop offs at the colourful cliffside village of Positano and panoramic views from the hilltop of Ravello, in addition to a multitude of family-run restaurant offering traditional Italian cuisine.
Widely considered as Italy’s most scenic coastline, the journey was deemed by UNESCO as “an outstanding example of a Mediterranean landscape, with exceptional cultural and natural scenic values.”