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Make Over the River & Through the Woods a Little More Fun

This year, more than 90 million people will be traveling over the holidays—and at least 90% of those travelers will be driving. That’s a lot of alphabet games and family time in the car! Make sure the car’s good to go You can use this checklist of some important things to remember before hitting the […]

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Scenic Drives and Overlooks Across the Country

Driving can be a monotonous experience. But that’s more up to you than anything else. If you know where to stop and pull over, then beauty isn’t something out of the ordinary. Thankfully, driving long distances isn’t just a catalog of mile markers and exit signs. A fair number of our roads were laid out […]

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History of America’s Interstate Highway System

The Interstate Highway System is famous for traffic. Or maybe infamous is a better word. Despite the frustration associated with long trips and longer delays, its impact on the country is unquestionable. Let’s try our best to celebrate 60 years since President Eisenhower signed the act into law. And maybe wonder what the next 60 […]

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Tips for Car Camping in the Wilderness: Adventure Off the Beaten Path

For those who like to watch civilization fade away in the rearview mirror, a car camping trip is the ultimate getaway. If you’re looking to drive off the beaten path this summer, we have a few tips to help you make the most of your car adventure into the wilderness. Pack with a plan. When […]

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Four US Islands to Visit by Taking a Car Ferry

Though we can’t actually drive across water, notable ferry routes nearly allow for the possibility. Sometimes you just want to drive direct. Less how the crow flies and more how the salmon swims. But doing so means traveling across water – not going around it. Here are a few famous places that happily marry car […]

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Food Trip: Best Restaurants and Food on the Road

When we’re in the car for long periods of time, it’s only natural to get a hankering for some local fare. If you can spare some time, there are tons of fabulous #CarLove cuisines across roadside America. Here are several of our favorite foods and cultures with nearby highways. Here’s hoping you look forward to […]

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Family Road Trip Tips: How to Make Road Trips Fun

Driving alone can be fun. However, like most of life’s greatest moments, those shared are just better. Anyone with a family who has taken road trips knows that these getaways are often equal parts joy and frustration. Let’s make trips a little easier and a whole lot more fun. Maybe. Here are a few suggestions […]

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Make Your Getaway: Travel Tips to Save Money

Saving for the future doesn’t have to be abstract. It helps when what you’re saving for is both real and worthwhile. Because traveling is expensive, we’ll help you plan for that great summer vacation. With spring nearly upon us, now’s a good time to start thinking about warmer weather. When If you can, avoid traveling […]

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5 Reasons to Take a Transatlantic Europe Trip in the Fall

Maybe some of your friends went to Europe this summer. Maybe friends in Europe visited the U.S. Good for them but now it’s your turn and guess what? You were smart to wait. Not only are you saving money on the biggest expenditure of your trip, but also you’ll have peace of mind knowing you […]

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It’s Not Too Late to Score Airfare Deals for Summer

Now the good news: it’s never too late to save. Here’s how. 1. Look for weekend getaway deals Not so long ago airlines would routinely slash a sizeable number of unsold last-minute fares to fill up empty seats. They don’t have to this anymore thanks to computerized systems that control capacity to keep seats filled […]