Classic Road Trips

There’s nothing like the classics. Check out some of the best road trips across the U.S. from a drive along California’s Pacific Coast Highway to a trip down Florida’s US 1, and every iconic highway in between.

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Road Trip Along the Oregon Trail: A Journey Through History

Come learn the stories of one of the most important chapters in America’s history. The museums and historic sites in this guide focus on preserving the culture of life on the Oregon Trail. See artifacts from everyday pioneer life, visit forts that once guarded pioneers from feared Native American attacks, examine actual ruts left by […]

Border to Border: Essential road trip stops along I-5

The places to see off I-5 exits between California and Washington

Dappled sunlight through Tunnel of Trees Scenic Heritage Road near Harbor Springs, Michigan

The Tunnel of Trees Experience in Coastal Michigan

Coastal Michigan may be one of the most beautiful areas of the country…

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Start Your Iowa Adventure in the Capital of the Hawkeye State

When you think of Des Moines, IA you probably think of a bustling mid-western city that is nestled next to the beautiful Des Moines river. If you did, you’d be 100% correct! Des Moines has always been a busy place– since it has long been the hub and headquarters of many insurance companies and other […]

Road Trip Along the Oregon Trail: A Journey Through History

Come learn the stories of one of the most important chapters in America’s history. The museums and historic sites in this guide focus on preserving the culture of life on the Oregon Trail. See artifacts from everyday pioneer life, visit forts that once guarded pioneers from feared Native American attacks, examine actual ruts left by […]

The Great Northern: An Epic Cross-Country Trip

The Great Northern is a route that features nearly 3,600 miles of mountains, lakes, badlands and valleys. This epic cross-country road trip closely parallels US-2. U.S. Route 2 (also known as U.S. Highway 2) was nicknamed “The Great Northern” in commemoration of the historic transcontinental railroad that helped pioneer the settlement of the West. Highway […]

The Best Road Stops Along Dixie Overland Highway

The Dixie Overland Highway, which is essentially U.S. Route 80 or U.S. Highway 80, actually predates the official U.S. Numbered Highway Association! The Dixie Overland Highway, meant to be a route between Savannah and San Diego as an ocean-to-ocean drive that could be done year-round, was incorporated in 1914, and U.S. Route 80 was established […]

A path along Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore awaits to be explored on a bright afternoon

I-80: Best Road Trip from Chicago to Cleveland

Chicago to Cleveland. Cleveland to Chicago. Either direction, it’s normally one of the most uninspired routes in the Midwest, where you expect to find just miles and miles along I-80/I-90. There are no hills and no frills. But, good news, folks: It doesn’t have to be so dull. If you have some extra time, you […]

The Ultimate Road Trip Guide to I-90: From Boston to Seattle

Interstate 90 (AKA I-90), is a coast-to-coast, transcontinental freeway, and it just so happens to be America’s longest Interstate Highway. Unless you’ve only traveled around the southern portion of America, you’ve probably hopped on and off I-90 at some point, whether you boarded around Boston, Chicago or Seattle. I-90 is a whopping 3,020 miles long, […]

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