My 2016 US Road Trip on the West Coast

Road trip from LA via Death Valley to Las Vegas, the Grand Canyon and back

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Already more than two months have passed since a long-desired dream came true. I was finally leaving on a flight with Lufthansa towards the United States for an extensive road trip on the US west coast. I planned to drive about 2,425 miles (3.902 km) within 13 days and explore some of the most-visited places and cities on the west coast of the US. Read more

Road Trip in the Bavarian Alps to Krün

Exploring the Bavarian Karwendel-Moutains near Krün

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Yesterday I had the pleasure to explore the Bavarian alps once again with a few friends of mine. After I was driving a BMW Z4 sDrive35is on my last trip, I was happy to enjoy the ride with my BMW 135i (E82). Next to my car, two friends joined with their 135i as well. A BMW M135i (F21) and a BMW 316d (F30) completed our group. Read more

Road Trip – BMW Z4 and BMW M2 explore Bavaria

The BMW Z4 and the all-new BMW M2 explore Bavaria

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Finally the summer has arrived in Germany and in particular in Munich. This weekend I had the pleasure to spend a few days with an all-new BMW Z4 roadster. And to improve the weekend even further, I spent some quality time on the road on Saturday with two friends. Read more

US Road Trip 2016: Bye bye Grand Canyon

From the Grand Canyon North Rim back to Las Vegas

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On the second last day of my west coast road trip with my beautiful BMW 428i convertible from Sixt rent a car I am heading back from the Grand Canyon’s northern side to Las Vegas. After I visited all attraction points of the Desert View Drive (US route 64), I continued on the next day via the US highway 89A (the A is for “alternative”). The road takes its drivers accross the Grand Canyon towards Fredonia. Read more

US Road Trip 2016: The Grand Canyon

Driving to the Grand Canyon Skywalk and the Horseshoe Bend

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After I arrived with the BMW 428i in Las Vegas it was time for a short rest (for the car and me 🙂 ) before I would continue the road trip towards the Grand Canyon. Up to this point I covered a driving distance of 1,511 miles (2.431 km). Read more

US Road Trip 2016: The Road to Las Vegas

Driving the Extraterrestrial Highway 375 towards Las Vegas

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“Area 51” is a commonly known mystery across conspiracy theorists and people who believe in unidentified flying objects (UFO). On my route from Tonopah towards Las Vegas I traveled the “Extraterrestrial Highway” 375 which is said to be very close to the secret United States Air Force base. Now let’s see if we found some aliens 🙂 Read more

US Road Trip 2016: Driving the Angeles Crest Highway

Driving the Angeles Crest Highway and continuing to California City

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After I had an amazing time in Hollywood and on the Pacific Coast Highway around Malibu on my US road trip so far, I continued my drive via the Angeles Crest Highway towards California City. Before doing so I went to the Los Angeles Union Station to pick up a friend who would join me on my way through the desert. Read more