Four Fabulous Long-Weekend Road Trips
Quick trips through Cajun country, the Colorado mountains, rural Virginia and the Willamette Valley
En español | Ready for a driving vacation off the usual path? Well, fire up the GPS and explore these lesser-known itineraries — from the Bayou to the Rockies and Oregon's Willamette Valley to Virginia’s Crooked Road. All offer beautiful vistas and an abundance of regional flavor that you can enjoy in a few days’ journey.
Take a delicious trip northwest from New Orleans, through Lafayette to Breaux Bridge (313.5 miles roundtrip)
Wind — and wine — down at a few of the wonderful vineyards from Portland to Newberg (123 miles roundtrip)