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America has some epic roads. These are the stories featuring the very best drives in America from the Pacific Coast Highway to Route 66 to the mountain roads like Devil’s Backbone. Get off that interstate…

Casey, Illinois: a “gigantic” good time in this small town

By |2020-10-13T16:17:24+00:00October 13th, 2020|Illinois, National Road, Roadside Awesomeness, Small Town USA, Story, Weird|

With an impressive collection of the “world’s largest” things, Casey, IL is a must-see for anyone road tripping across the midwest… […]

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Fall in love with the real Route 66 places and people from Disney Pixar’s Cars

By |2019-01-23T20:40:26+00:00January 23rd, 2019|Arizona, Automobilia, California, Filming Location, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Route 66, Small Town USA|

The real-life places and people of Route 66 that inspired the Disney Pixar hit Cars are undeniably awesome… […]

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Introducing Guided Route 66 Tours by Two Lane America

By |2019-01-09T16:05:08+00:00August 19th, 2018|Arizona, Automobilia, Best Drives, California, Chicago, Festivals and Events, Highway Guides, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Retro Roadtrip, Route 66, Small Town USA, Texas|

These 13-day Route 66 tours are the most hassle-free way to drive Route 66 and make new friends along the way… […]

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Here’s why the Donut Trail is the sweetest adventure in Ohio

By |2018-04-06T18:04:16+00:00April 6th, 2018|Cincinnati, coffeeshops, Diners and Drive-Ins, Food, Ohio, Small Town USA, Story, Theme Trails|

Looking for a tasty, sugary adventure just outside Cincinnati? Butler County’s Donut Trail is the perfect road trip for you… […]

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Rest in retro style at these remarkable Route 66 motels and hotels

By |2019-01-03T17:20:34+00:00February 15th, 2018|Arizona, Best Drives, California, Hotels & motels, Illinois, Lodging, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Route 66, Small Town USA, Story, Tulsa|

A state-by-state guide to the very best and very coolest Route 66 hotels and motels… […]

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The history of the Mother Road comes alive at the Oklahoma Route 66 Museum

By |2017-12-20T18:10:13+00:00December 20th, 2017|Automobilia, Museums, Oklahoma, Route 66, Small Town USA, Story|

Experience decades of Route 66 history in only an hour or so at the perfectly-done Oklahoma Route 66 Museum of Clinton, OK… […]

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Atlanta, IL: This little Route 66 town packs a big punch with the Palms Grill Cafe

By |2019-01-03T18:02:13+00:00December 13th, 2017|Diners and Drive-Ins, Illinois, Route 66, Small Town USA, Story|

Fun photo ops and the best darn pie you’ve ever tasted at the Palms Grill Cafe make Atlanta, IL an excellent Route 66 destination or [...]

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Cuba’s The FourWay is Missouri’s must-eat Route 66 restaurant

By |2019-01-03T17:05:46+00:00December 6th, 2017|Diners and Drive-Ins, Food, Missouri, Route 66, Small Town USA, Story|

Family owned and operated in a historic former Route 66 filling station, The FourWay in Cuba, MO is the perfect Mother Road restaurant… […]

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Our father and daughter duo tackle the historic Lincoln Highway

By |2017-11-15T16:26:51+00:00November 15th, 2017|Best Drives, Hotels & motels, Lincoln Highway, Museums, Pennsylvania, Story|

Route 66 gets all the publicity, but the Lincoln Highway was taking folks cross-country long before people were getting their kicks on 66. Our favorite [...]

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The Oasis Diner of Plainfield, IN is a true roadtripper’s food paradise

By |2017-11-30T18:47:47+00:00November 2nd, 2017|City Guides, Diners and Drive-Ins, Food, Indiana, Indianapolis, National Road, Small Town USA, States, Story|

Take a seat at the perfectly restored Oasis Diner in Plainfield, IN and be whisked all the way back to the 1950s… […]

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