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The West articles


Written by our The West specialists, our travel articles are designed to give you a closer insight into The West, along with our top recommendations on what to do and where to go.

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America's Best Literary Road Trips

From Kerouac to Steinbeck, follow the routes of these classic authors for some inspiration on the USA's finest road trips.

California Dreaming

Wexas USA specialist Patrick Griffin brings us off the beaten track of California to give his expert recommendations on the Golden State's wines and desert enclaves.

British Airways to launch flights between Gatwick and Canada

In an airline first, British Airways has announced a new route between London Gatwick and Toronto, Canada's largest city. It comes amid a raft of a new transatlantic services announced by the airline.

A holiday on Route 66

With nearly 2,500 miles to choose from, we’ve put together the must-see stops along Route 66 – America’s original road trip. Along with the big-city highlights, there’s plenty of off-the-beaten-track intrigue, including national parks and forgotten railroad towns.

Vintage travel posters that have stood the test of time

We take a look at the spectacularly bold travel advertisements of the 1930s and their promise of golden temples in India, lakeside retreats in Italy and deers grazing outside of Japanese temples. You'll be surprised at how much holds true to this day.

Take a Texas road trip to explore Dallas and Fort Worth

Rich, smoked brisket? Check. Death-defying rodeo? Check. Cattle drives, working ranches and local Lone Star beer? Check, check and check. In Texas, you'll find all of this, served up with famous hospitality and fierce pride on a self-drive planned to take in the best of this southern gem.

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