Roads to Romance 2024

Escape the ordinary this Valentine's Day with a romantic road trip through the breathtaking landscapes of the United Kingdom. Whether you're driving a car or riding a motorbike, embark on a journey that promises not just a destination, but an unforgettable adventure filled with love and picturesque scenery.

roads to romance 1Kylesku Bridge

1/5: Scotland

Immerse yourself in the rugged beauty of the Scottish Highlands on a road trip from Inverness into the heart of the North Highlands.

Explore the fishing village of Ullapool, before heading north to discover the windswept beauty of the northern Scottish coast: visit Lochinver Kylesku, and Scourie before heading south and back to Inverness. The journey promises a scenic tapestry of lochs, mountains, and coastal gems - a real Scottish adventure.



roads to romance 1Southwold Beach

2/5: East Anglia

Begin your East Anglian journey in charming Southwold (where a visit to the Sole Bay Seafood Company is an absolute must for any seafood lovers).

Follow the coast to North Norfolk, encountering quaint villages and stunning landscapes before reaching the tranquil shores of Holkham Beach. The route promises a delightful mix of coastal charm, seafood delights, and scenic beauty.



Get more from your road trip as an Advanced Driver or Rider

Before you embark on your Valentine's Day road trip, consider enhancing your on-road skills with an Advanced Driver or Advanced Rider course. Whether you're navigating the twists and turns on a motorbike or cruising in a car, honing your abilities will not only boost your confidence but also contribute to a safer and more enjoyable journey.

By taking an Advanced course, you're not just investing in safety – you're also investing in the quality of your road trip experience. Elevate your skills, enjoy the journey with peace of mind, and create lasting memories against the backdrop of the mesmerising UK landscapes. Safe travels!

We asked 2,500 Advanced Drivers and Riders who passed their course what benefit they’d seen. Here’s what they had to say:

99% said the course improved their driving/riding

90% said it gave them greater awareness of other road users

66% said it helped them avoid a crash or on-road incident

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roads to romance 1Glenveagh National Park

3/5: Ireland

An unforgettable Irish road trip, starting in Londonderry before crossing into the Republic of Ireland.

Venture along the Wild Atlantic Way, where highlights include the dramatic Fanad Head, the picturesque town of Tramore, the towering Sliabh Liag Cliffs, and historic Donegal. Each stop offers a unique blend of Irish culture, breathtaking vistas, and coastal wonders.



roads to romance 1Snowdonia National Park

4/5: Wales

Start in Aberystwyth and wind through Snowdonia via Cadair Idris. Descend into the Llyn Peninsula, where pristine beaches await exploration.

Don't miss Ty Coch Inn, nestled by the sea, offering a perfect blend of Welsh hospitality and coastal beauty. This trip showcases the diverse landscapes and cultural richness of Wales.



roads to romance 1Pendennis Castle

5/5: Cornwall

Embark on a scenic road trip along Cornwall's south coast from Mevagissey to St Michael's Mount.

Enjoy picturesque coastal views and historic landmarks: explore the charm of Mevagissey before heading to Falmouth, where you'll visit Pendennis Castle, perched on the cliffs, and continue south to Lizard Point for more breathtaking scenery. The journey culminates at St Michael's Mount, a tidal island crowned with a medieval castle.



Other Routes

Below, you can find some more road trip inspiration for around the UK.



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