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The 3 Greatest American Road Trips to Take in Summer

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 05.21.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

With gas prices more than a full dollar lower than this time last year -- the lowest they've been since 2009 -- there's no better time to take a classic American road trip. Here are our six favorite road trip itineraries, including where to stop, where to stay and what you'll see along the way.

5 Spectacular National Park Road Trips You Need On Your Bucket List

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 06.15.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Nothing gets us more excited for summer than the prospect of an epic road trip: wind whipping through open car windows, highways flanked by stunning landscapes. Luckily, this is an easy reality in the U.S., thanks to an abundance of amazing national parks.

How To Tackle Family Road Trips The Right Way

Findery | Posted 05.13.2015 | Travel
Findery

As with every vacation, there are good road trips and bad road trips. Here are a few tips to ensure yours is one of the good ones.

Car Troubles: How to Survive Outside City Life for a Weekend

Ashley Massis | Posted 03.08.2015 | Travel
Ashley Massis

Sometimes the biggest cities also stunt your growth as a person. When I moved away from Manhattan, I had a hard lesson in "non-New York adult problems." No longer was it about just about deadbolting my apartment door or hiding my purse in case I fell asleep on the subway.

How to Get Home for the Holidays at a Fraction of the Cost

U.S. News Travel | Posted 02.16.2015 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

When it comes to holiday travel, scenes from Steve Martin's miserable journey in the movie Planes, Trains and Automobiles undoubtedly come to mind.

The World's Most Beautiful Coastal Drives

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 10.27.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

After rounding up the best coastal drives in the U.S., Australia, and Ireland, you responded with your favorite ocean roads around the globe.

12 Tips on Getting Around Provence by Car

Jerry Lanson | Posted 06.10.2014 | Travel
Jerry Lanson

Driving around the Provence countryside can be a harrowing experience or a whole lot of fun. It can be expensive or really reasonable. Both pleasure and cost depend on how well you plan and how you approach each day.

They Drove From New York To LA How Quickly?

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 11.01.2013 | Travel

Cross-country road trips are often weeks-long journeys, filled with stops at major monuments, unfamiliar towns, and greasy diners. But Ed Bolian's roa...

9 Reasons Trains Are The Best

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 09.19.2013 | Travel

Train travel is easily the most underrated form of long-distance travel out there. Air travel certainly has its ups and downs, and long car trips ...

How to Pack a Cooler (and Save Money) on Your Next Road Trip

Women & Co | Posted 08.05.2012 | Parents
Women & Co

With today's gas prices, you may be looking for ways to save a little money on your family voyage. Packing homemade items saves money and makes for happy (and less sugar-enthused!) travelers.

The Best Cities To Live In Without A Car

24/7 Wall St. | Charles B. Stockdale | Posted 01.02.2012 | Business

From 24/7 Wall St.: Several factors make a city easy to live in without a car. The most important one is a widely available and efficient public trans...