E-mail Newsletter Archives
Invite your Family & Friends on a Private Trip, July 2014
The busier life gets, the harder it is to share quality time with family and friends. If you want to truly connect with the people you care about, a Backroads Private Trip is the perfect choice!
The Keys to Happiness, June 2014
Our new Everglades to Key West Multisport vacation offers a boatload of sun, surf and laid-back activities right here in our North American backyard. Join us in "America's Caribbean" to explore the Everglades on foot and two wheels, pedal on flat-as-a-pancake bike paths, kayak on luminescent waters to a beautiful coral island and snorkel to your heart's content in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary.
Singles-Solos: Amazing Autum Adventures, June 2014
Though your thoughts may be filled with summer activities, NOW is the perfect time to start considering your options for fall—one of our favorite times to travel.
Two New Latin American Journeys, June 2014
We're debuting two incredible multisport adventures that are sure to warm up your winter: Nicaragua & Costa Rica and Belize & Guatemala. NOW is the ideal time for you to start planning for some relaxation and fun in the tropical sun!
Singles-Solos: 5 Ways to Play in America's National Parks, June 2014
Coming up this summer, we've got an incredible lineup of national park adventures just for Singles-Solos, from the geysers of Yellowstone to the glaciers of Alaska. Join us this summer and experience special something for yourself!
A France Vacation Extraordinaire, May 2014
From the lavender fields of Provence to the storied beaches of Normandy to the Grand Châteaux of the Loire Valley, we introduce you to lesser-known sites and immerse you in French culture in authentic, meaningful ways.
Family Trips: Big-Time Fun Across the Generations, May 2014
Why do families give a thumbs-up to traveling with Backroads? It's simple. Our way of travel strengthens family bonds and creates lifetime memories. You'll find lots of options for connecting with your clan in exciting places no matter what the age.
Nine Singles-Solos Trips Departing Soon, May 2014
We still have a few spaces left on these exclusive Singles-Solos adventures coming up in early summer! But act fast so you don’t miss your chance to join one of these incredible Backroads vacations.
Captivating Coastal Escapes, May 2014
The crash of waves on sandy shores. The scent of brisk salty breezes. The flavors of the day's fresh catch... No matter which coastline you explore in the world, an incomparable sensory feast awaits!
Family Active Travel Brings Learning to Life, May 2014
Wondering how to keep the kids entertained once school's out for summer? Look no further than Backroads! There's a huge world to explore beyond the textbook, and Backroads-style travel can be one of the greatest teachers of all.
Mountain Majesty, April 2014
Head to the mountains with Backroads this summer, where you're guaranteed to have a peak experience—no supplemental oxygen required! On foot or two wheels, finding adventure amid the splendor is easy.
10 Ways for Families to Spring into Summer, April 2014
It's time to spring into action and finalize plans for the best family summer vacation ever! With our incredible destinations and awesome activities, we'll transform your summer break holiday into a vacation you'll remember forever.
Singles-Solos Trips Departing Soon, April 2014
We still have some spaces on exclusive Singles-Solos adventures coming up in early summer. But act fast—availability is limited. Are you in?
Wine-Inspired Journeys, April 2014
From the revered domaines of Burgundy to the vineyard-laced farmland of Sonoma and Napa, it's no accident that many of our most beloved biking trips take place in renowned wine regions. This summer, enjoy a world of unique, enriching and just plain fun experiences as you explore by bike—and toast with us!
Bring the Family, Camp in Style! April 2014
This summer discover the sheer joy of a Backroads Family Deluxe Camping trip. Explore nature up close, delight in fun-filled active days, share stories by the fire, refuel on deliciously fresh cuisine and dream under a star-studded sky. Ready to enjoy the great outdoors without the chores?
The Northwest + Alaska 6 Ways, March 2014
From Alaska's magnificent Kenai Peninsula to the pristine waterways of British Columbia's Gulf Islands and Washington's San Juan Islands, you're in for an unforgettable experience with Backroads!
Family Trips: The Great North 9 Ways, March 2014
Are you ready for a fun-filled and stress-free week full of laughter, adventure, shared discoveries and some precious family bonding? Join us up north this summer!
Singles-Solos Trips Departing Soon, March 2014
From the Grand Canyon to the Czech Republic, we still have a few spaces on exclusive Singles-Solos adventures coming up this spring. Are you in?
Top 5 Trips for Summer Family Fun, March 2014
Have you been feeling trapped indoors by winter weather? Well, rest up while you can, because summer's just around the corner and we've got a slew of action-packed family adventures waiting just for you!
A Passion for Italia, March 2014
What's not to love about traveling actively in Italy? Imagine pedaling among classic hill towns in Tuscany. Striding on time-worn paths high above the Mediterranean in the Cinque Terre. Or spinning past renowned vineyards in the alpine foothills of Piedmont. And everywhere, the promise of mouthwatering cuisine awaits.
California Epic Ride: You're Invited! February 2014
Join us—and special guests Bob Roll and Tom Hale—for six unforgettable days in some of the sweetest cycling terrain ever.
Adventures in the Land of the Midnight Sun, February 2014
Whether you choose to explore Iceland or Norway, yours will be a journey of epic scenery and exhilarating adventure. Be awed by the sight of some of the planet's most remarkable natural treasures, from thundering waterfalls and active volcanoes to pristine fjords and sapphire-blue glaciers.
Families Footloose in Europe, February 2014
Could your family do with a little less "screen time" and a little more "amazing-activities-in-incredible-new-places" time? We suggest sharing some real-world, real-fun, real adventures in Europe with Backroads!
Singles-Solos Journeys with Heart & Sol, February 2014
Explore Spain with Backroads—from the palm-shaded plazas of Barcelona to the lofty peaks of the Pyrenees, we'll reveal superb cycling routes that many locals don't even know about.
America's National Parks: Family Adventures Abound! February 2014
Discovering America's national parks with Backroads couldn't be easier—or more fun! Backroads' 2014 lineup features our favorite national parks for active families.
Journeys with Heart & Sol in Spain, February 2014
Exploring Spain by bike or on foot with Backroads opens up a world of authentic encounters. From the Moorish monuments of Andalucía to the Mediterranean waters of Mallorca, we'll reveal superb cycling and hiking routes that many locals don't even know about.
Singles-Solos Trips Departing Soon, February 2014
Are you in? We still have a few spaces on exclusive Singles-Solos adventures coming up this spring. Availability is limited, so don't delay!
Cuba People-to-People Exchange, February 2014
We're thrilled to announce that Backroads just received our U.S. government license renewal for our People-to-People Cuba trips—so you can start booking immediately!
Ready to put some SUN on your calendar? February 2014
Are you just so over winter? Allow us to tempt you and your family with a decidedly non-wintery idea: six fun-filled days exploring Croatia's sunny Dalmatian Coast this summer!