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Adventure #1: Mexico, 1967

Sandra Ramos O’Briant | Posted 12.08.2014 | Fifty
Sandra Ramos O’Briant

My best friends and I drove a '60 Chevy from Albuquerque, New Mexico to Mexico City, Guadalajara and Acapulco during winter break in 1967. Not only did I turn 18 on the trip, but my bff's were all guys

20 Things You Didn't Know About National Parks (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 12.02.2014 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

We set out to uncover some of the lesser-known facts about the parks, interviewing park rangers, researching weather patterns, and talking to birding fanatics.

How to Make a Mixtape for the Road

Fathom | Posted 12.01.2014 | Travel
Fathom

The best kind of mix celebrates the destination and the travel companion.

Route 66 Here We Come!

Mary Anne Erickson | Posted 09.24.2014 | Impact
Mary Anne Erickson

When I started this fundraising effort, I had no idea I would be devoting the ride and my desire for a cure to Claudia -- but now I feel a tremendous desire to help eradicate this horrible disease.

How to Hitchhike Around Iceland's Ring Road

Fathom | Posted 11.17.2014 | Travel
Fathom

Still an acceptable form of travel in Iceland, hitching has its perks: It's cheap and it makes meeting locals easy (and necessary).

5 Things To Do When Your Daughter Is Heartbroken

Michelle Renee | Posted 11.12.2014 | Parents
Michelle Renee

The one thing she wanted was for him to change his mind and that was the one thing I could not give her, or make him do, or fix for her.

America's Weirdest Roadside Finds

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 09.11.2014 | Travel

There are few things more classic than an American road trip, whether a nerdy one to rocket-launching facilities, a family one for bonding purposes, o...

5 Reasons Why Fall Is the Perfect Time for a Guys-Only Trip

Home Away | Posted 11.10.2014 | Travel
Home Away

Now is the perfect time for a guys trip, and if you really need some reasons to take a few days off with your buds to have some fun, we've got five good reasons for you.

8 New Zealand Sights to Wake Up to (In Your Campervan)

Paul Jury | Posted 11.09.2014 | Travel
Paul Jury

The best way to cram as much as you can into two weeks in New Zealand is via campervan. As you prepare for your own Kiwiland conquest (because who isn't preparing for that?), here are some of our top recommendations for North and South Island, in the "show me, don't tell me" school of photo-blogging.

On the Road with Curtin

Austin Nelson | Posted 11.08.2014 | Arts
Austin Nelson

One of my favorite things about being in a touring band is that in addition to getting to drive around the country playing music with good friends, I ...

America's Quirkiest Towns (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 11.03.2014 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Readers ranked hundreds of towns for such magnetic qualities as vibrant main streets, coffee bars, and an eco-friendly vibe. And while plenty of those features may contribute to a town's unique personality, the top 20 winners in the quirky category take it a step further.

Prepare to fall in love with Route 66's Wigwam Motel

Roadtrippers | Posted 10.29.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

When you first pull up to the Wigwam Motel what strikes you immediately is just how picture-perfect it looks. I've wanted to stay at the Wi...

You Don't Need a Car to Spend Labor Day Weekend in Hudson, New York

Fathom | Posted 10.27.2014 | Travel
Fathom

City folk often fantasize about trading in the urban hustle for something more quaint. The kind of place with a Main Street and a coffee joint and a bar where everybody knows their name.

The 2490 Mile Cross-Country Road Trip with HelloWorld (PHOTOS)

Ernestine Fu | Posted 10.26.2014 | Travel
Ernestine Fu

A cross-country road trip is on the bucket list of most Americans. While we have some incredible sights and landmarks across the country, half the fun of going on road trips these days is sharing the experience with friends and family!

An Appalachian Trail Road Trip

Home Away | Posted 10.26.2014 | Travel
Home Away

This road trip will also deepen your knowledge of American history and geography. The Appalachian Trail passes through 14 states, but the best driving routes are the Skyline Drive in Virginia and the Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina.

5 Of The World's Best Road Trips

Thrillist | Posted 10.25.2014 | Travel
Thrillist

Road trips as a kid kinda sucked. But then you learned to drive, and realized that replacing your younger sisters with a couple of college buddies changes everything.

It Sounds Like a Whisper

Sheila Blanchette | Posted 10.21.2014 | Fifty
Sheila Blanchette

There is so much speculation regarding what happened in Ferguson. As always, the 24/7 news machine fills in the blanks before they have all the facts. They are full of conjecture and theory.

This Guy May Be Passionate, But He's Definitely Not An Idiot

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 08.21.2014 | Comedy

Family road trips are the WORST. Sure, maybe you get some reading done in the first hour or two. You get to indulge in your road-trip-rite-of-pass...

Trippin' Through the '90s

Kerri Zane | Posted 10.14.2014 | Travel
Kerri Zane

If your kids are like mine, they were just born and can't remember these seminal events. But thankfully, many of the places these events took place still exist and you can relive them with your children. Here is a coast-to-coast road trip of fabulous '90s landmarks.

These Two Crazy Germans Just Drove a MINI Cooper Around the World

Roadtrippers | Posted 10.12.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

Meet Fritz Fritz Kreis and Thomas Fuerst, two insane Germans who just drove their MINI Cooper east from Heidelberg, Germany to New York City. If you thought that last coast-to-coast trip you took was pretty epic, you have now been officially one-upped

What a Road Trip Down US 50, the 'Loneliest Road,' Is Really Like

Roadtrippers | Posted 10.11.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

The only stop we made on the high-speed stretch of highway was at The Shoe Tree. The original "Shoe Tree," was cut down a few years back, but thankfully pretty much any tree will do, so a new shoe tree now exists for your offbeat pleasure.

This Is How You Do Route 66 Like A Badass American Hero

Roadtrippers | Posted 10.08.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

s a new mom to a fantastic little boy, it's my duty to raise him to be a man that has fortitude, drive, passion and other manly stuff like that. So, on our road trip down Route 66, I'm focused on exposing him to as many awesome American places I can.

Learning to Fly

Kristin Shaw | Posted 10.03.2014 | Parents
Kristin Shaw

Our parents saw us off from Angie's driveway, and we waved until we couldn't see their faces anymore. Armed with travelers' checks, cash, maps, snacks and the best mix tapes we could create, we headed east.

Take a Tour of Cisco, Utah, the Creepy Ghost Town From Thelma & Louise and Vanishing Point

Roadtrippers | Posted 10.06.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

We couldn't pass up the chance to visit this spooky, snake-infested, could-get-shot-at-any-moment by some nut job little ghost town...

Visit Wendover Airfield, the real 'Lerner Field' From Con-Air

Roadtrippers | Posted 10.06.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

When you put Nicolas Cage on a plane hijacked by prisoners, you've got a sure-fire recipe for cinematic gold.