Epic drives of the world
Wondering where the road will take you next? Make plans now with Lonely Planet’s Epic Drives of the World, which features 50 classic driving routes (from Argentina to Zambia), and 200 ideas for great drives ranging from easy-going cruises to back-country adventures. If going further afield isn’t in your sights right now, then there are two drives in New Zealand — with chapters dedicated to the “Southern Alps Explorer” and “Northland & The Bay of Islands”. The main stories in each regional chapter feature first-hand accounts of fantastic drives and facts to help with trip planning and inspiration. Drives are colourcoded according to difficulty, which takes into account not just how long, remote and challenging they are but logistics and local conditions. Lonely Planet’s
Epic Drives of the World, $34.99.