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You Can Still Go On 'Pee-Wee's Big Adventure' 30 Years Later

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 07.30.2015 | Travel

To celebrate the 30th birthday of what is arguably the best thing to come out of 1985 -- the film "Pee-Wee's Big Adventure" -- Los Angeles-based photo...

Travel With Teens: Road Trip Tips

Beth Markley | Posted 07.13.2015 | Parents
Beth Markley

We've taken dozens of family road trips, but I'd never appreciated how much things have changed from the days when disrupted nap or meal schedules could lead to meltdowns. Still, travel with teens comes with its own challenges.

Top 10 Hacks That Turn Your Normal Road Trip into an Adventure

Quora | Posted 07.10.2015 | Travel
Quora

Here are a few of my favorites tips & tricks for making a road trip that is the adventure rather than just a road trip that just gets you to a destination.

4 Excellent Post-Breakup Road Trips

Shermans Travel | Posted 07.07.2015 | Travel
Shermans Travel

After a relationship has tanked to the point of no return, there's nothing quite like getting in the car -- either by yourself or with a bestie or two -- and taking your mind off everything on the open road.

The Science Behind Why You Can't Read in the Car

Thrillist | Posted 07.08.2015 | Travel
Thrillist

Why do some of us fall violently ill just by glancing at a book in a moving car, while others can read through an entire road trip without any problem at all? Here's the scientific lowdown on what makes carsickness tick, as well as what you can do to prevent (or at least minimize) its wickedly brutal effects.

Hawaii By Moped: 5 Perfect Itineraries

Orbitz.com | Posted 06.25.2015 | Travel
Orbitz.com

If there's one thing you'll see in the Aloha State more than surfboards, it's mopeds. These tiny two-wheelers seem to strike the perfect balance for visitors seeking a relaxed way to see the sights.

The 5 Best Coastal Drives In The World

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 06.24.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

One of the most famous landmarks on the Oregon coast is Haystack Rock, forever known as Goonies Rock, thanks to its appearance at the end of the 1981 kidventure flick The Goonies.

12 Road Trip Games to Keep Everyone in the Car Entertained

Quora | Posted 06.18.2015 | Travel
Quora

Let your imagination go wild. Try to pose dilemmas with equally good, or equally bad, alternatives, and make the other person's decision really difficult. They can be realistic or fantastic, sober or outlandish.

Weirdest Roadside Attractions in the US

Jetsetter.com | Posted 06.16.2015 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

If you've ever taken a cross-country road trip, you know it's true: America has some weird sh*t going on. Nothing beats the oddities you're about to see on this list. Drive on.

America's 10 Best Summer Road Trips for 2015

Fodor's | Posted 06.10.2015 | Travel
Fodor's

With gas prices predicted to remain at travel-tempting lows, 2015 is destined to be the summer of the road trip. Around the country, new additions are spicing up classic routes, and important anniversaries are being celebrated along dedicated drives. Add in a few itineraries inspired by summer blockbusters, and you've got 10 exciting and affordable options.

The Best Tourist Attraction in Every State

Thrillist | Posted 06.02.2015 | Travel
Thrillist

One of the best things about this great nation of ours is that we don't like to be bored. Like, ever. But mostly, on road trips. Which is why we have all these bizarre roadside attractions.

Iceland Travelogue Combines Humor and Travel Insights

Pam Stucky | Posted 06.01.2015 | Travel
Pam Stucky

Iceland. What used to be a rare destination is now all the rage, and with several airlines offering nonstop flights from many cities around the world, getting there is easier than ever.

Dieting's a Trip: How to Stay the Course on Vacation

Travelzoo | Posted 05.22.2015 | Travel
Travelzoo

By Mandy Levy, Travelzoo The very best things about summertime-cross-country road tripping are, in order of ascending wonderfulness: 1. Windows do...

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.

How 7 People Would Spend 24 Hours In Philly

Posted 05.19.2015 | Travel

If your knowledge of Philadelphia begins and ends with the “Rocky” montage, get ready to learn that there’s way more to the city than an inspiri...

The Most Interesting Roads In The World

Nicole Leigh West | Posted 05.06.2015 | Travel
Nicole Leigh West

Fancy a road trip? With so many fascinating drives across the globe, you're spoilt for choice. Here's a list of 10 of the most beautiful, diverse and scenic roads to get you started.

A Tour of 'Mini-Beantowns' Shows the Sprouts From Boston's Seeds

Peter Mandel | Posted 06.20.2015 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Did the towns have any links to New England -- maybe a special sense of history, a general store or central green? Could I find New Bostonians with a soft spot for the Celtics, or a taste for scrod? It would take a road trip to find out.

The Best Farmers' Markets In America

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 06.15.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

These markets are definitely worth the trip.

Road Tripping: The Worn Wear Tour

Hellin Kay | Posted 06.08.2015 | Style
Hellin Kay

When I was I high school in the late '80s I started a recycling club, which still functions to this day, and have always supported the recycling ethos: reduce, reuse, recycle.

This Guy Planned The Best European Road Trip So You Don't Have To

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 03.27.2015 | Travel

If you thought planning a road trip in the U.S. was hard, try planning one for Europe. Randy Olson, the brilliant Ph.D. candidate who recently pla...

How to Survive Long Road Trips

Quora | Posted 05.26.2015 | Travel
Quora

Set a limit to how many hours that you will drive that day and stick to it - I will only drive 10-12 hours a day maximum during winter hours and 12-14 during summer (More daylight. I don't care for driving alone at night) Even if I make better time than expected, I will not drive any farther in a single day.

The Weirdest Roadside Attraction in Every State

Thrillist | Posted 05.26.2015 | Travel
Thrillist

There's nothing better than a great American cross-country road trip: soaking in the nation's majestic beauty, eating in tiny roadside diners, driving 150 miles out of the way to take a selfie in front of... a giant ball of string!

How To Take Stunning Road Trip Photos

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 03.26.2015 | Travel

Spring is in the air, our engines are revved up, and it's a perfect time to plan the ideal American road trip. While on the road, of course you're gon...

How To Plan The Best Road Trip Ever

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 03.16.2015 | Travel

Don't know where to go on your next family road trip? Let your computer decide for you! At least that's what two people did when they decided to plan ...

10 Lessons Learned From Traveling Alone

Nile Cappello | Posted 05.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Nile Cappello

Besides learning that Fiats do not in fact come standard with a spare tire, my solo travels taught me quite a few other things. Here are some of the most memorable lessons I learned over the course of my travels: