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2014 Grey Cup Packages from Roadtrips

The longest running, most sought after Canadian sport event, the Grey Cup, takes place in Vancouver on November 30th, 2014.  Since 1909, the Grey Cup has determined the champion of the Canadian Football League.  Canadian football and culture unite to celebrate the game with a week-long festival.  This year, event planners are designing the occasion to encompass the energy of the West Coast – entertaining, enormous, and energetic.  The inspiring 2014 Grey Cup slogan, Roar at the Shore, invites the world to come and unleash their inner… Continue reading

Experience Austin at the United States Grand Prix 2014

Over 120,000 race car enthusiasts from around the world are expected for this year's United States Grand Prix 2014 in Austin, Texas, October 31 to November 2, 2014. You can be there on race day to see who takes the checkered flag by booking a customized sports travel trip through Roadtrips. As a race car fan, the likely place to start is with your itinerary is with the races. You can choose to attend the practice sessions on Friday, the qualifying sessions on Saturday, and the F1 circuit race on Sunday. If you choose all three race… Continue reading

6 Great Moments in MLB World Series History

The World Series is a spectacle of modern professional sports that millions of people look forward to every October. Tension is high, every pitch counts, and the best players take their performance to the next level. Throughout MLB World Series history, there have been a few unforgettable moments that baseball fans will remember forever. Here are our favorites! 1988 – Kirk Gibson’s Game 1 Walk-Off Home Run The injured Kirk Gibson was called upon to pinch hit for the Los Angeles Dodgers in the bottom of the ninth inning of Game 1… Continue reading

Visit the Best of Milan While at the Italian Grand Prix

No fan of Formula One racing fan can deny that the Italian Grand Prix is a highly anticipated event each year. One of the longest running events on the Formula One calendar, it was also one of the inaugural F1 championship races in 1950. First held in 1921, the Italian Grand Prix was part of the European Championship from 1935 to 1938, and was given the honorary designation of the European Grand Prix seven times between 1923 and 1967. This year’s Formula One race is scheduled for September 7th 2014. The Italian Grand Prix takes place in… Continue reading

Have Dreams of Driving a Porsche? Hit the Road With Roadtrips

Who doesn't dream of driving a Porsche sports car? The only thing standing in the way of most people is the sky high price, which starts from $46,000 and goes well over $200,000. Fortunately, for those who dare to dream, dreams really do come true. A Porsche driving experience in Germany, Switzerland, France or Italy is the perfect way to get the full experience, without the full price tag.… Learn… Continue reading

Which Events Should You See at the 85th MLB All Star Game Weekend?

Come mid-July, the best baseball players from all over the US will descend on Minneapolis for the MLB All Star Game Weekend. This year marks the 85th All-Star Game, which is scheduled for Tuesday, July 15, 2014, and it will be held at Target Field for the first time ever. If you want to be there to catch the action, then you'd better be prepared. The first thing you should do is select the events that you want to watch and then get the tickets. In case you haven't decided yet, here are the main events that you should see during the event… Continue reading

Rio Facts: What You Should Know About the Current Sports Capital of the World

With the 2014 World Cup coming nearer every day, there is one place that has caught the imagination of soccer fans worldwide and become a household name. It's none other than Rio de Janeiro, perhaps the most famous city in host country, Brazil. This vast metropolis lying on the shore of the Atlantic Ocean is one of the most visited cities in the southern hemisphere and is known for its exotic Carnival, samba dance and breathtakingly beautiful beaches. Here are some interesting facts about Rio, soon to be the sports capital of the… Continue reading

Enjoy the US Open Tennis Final at Center Court With Roadtrips

The 2014 US Open Tennis is scheduled to run from August 25th to September 8th at the National Tennis Center in New York. The fourth and final Grand Slam tournament of the year (after the Australian Open, French Open and Wimbledon), it is always one of the most exciting and eagerly awaited sporting events as both the winners and losers of the previous tournaments will be battling for their title, prestige, and, of course, the huge prize money. The US Open is a hard-court tournament which has been held since 1881. It consists of five event… Continue reading

Experience São Paulo at the Brazilian Grand Prix

Are you a fan of auto racing? There are many lesser known, but equally competitive and exciting grand prix events around the world and the Brazilian Grand Prix is one of them. This Formula One Championship race takes place at the Autódromo José Carlos Pace (also known as Interlagos) in São Paulo every year. This year, the exciting race has been scheduled for November 9, 2014 - so you still have plenty of time to plan and prepare if you want to be among the crowd watching the event unfold. São Paulo is the largest city in Brazil. With a… Continue reading

Book in Advance for the Best 2016 Summer Games Accommodations

If you want to be in Rio de Janeiro during the 2016 Summer Games, then it’s already time to start planning! This beautiful Brazilian city that sits on an inlet on the Atlantic coast is famous for its giant statue of Christ the Redeemer, spectacular white-sand beaches, gorgeous mountains and colorful carnivals that take place throughout the year. It is also the second largest city in Brazil and the most visited city in the southern hemisphere. A trip to Rio can be nothing short of exhilarating, especially during the Summer Games. The 2016… Continue reading