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US Route 6

U.S. Route 6 Goes Cross-Country? Behind the Scenes of a Cross Country Odyssey

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 04.15.2014 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Several years ago when my youngest son left for college, I decided to leave as well, if only for a month and a half to drive cross-country on the seco...

10 Fascinating US Military Attractions On US Route 6

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 10.29.2012 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Anyone who has served one of these ships or has a modicum of interest in Naval History must see this place to believe it.

The Fascinating Company Towns Of Route 6

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 09.29.2012 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

From a "Johnny Tremain" like pewter factory in New England to the aerospace industry in California, Route 6 is a timeline not only of U.S. history, but of U.S. ingenuity.

Route 6 Has Been Ignored And It's Jack Kerouac's Fault

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 09.18.2012 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

"On the road-map was one long red line called Route 6 that led from the tip of Cape Cod clear to Ely, Nevada, and there dipped down to Los Angeles."

Interactive History Parks Across The US

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 09.07.2012 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Last year, as I drove across the country on its longest contiguous highway, US Route 6, I came across what I consider the best attractions where kids (and our inner children), can get dirty, run around and commune with nature.

The Most Iconic Places To Stay On Route 6

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 08.28.2012 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

There are women who collect shoes and men who amass baseball caps. I'm obsessed with hotels.

Coyote Teeth Dentures And Other Oddities On US Route 6

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 08.25.2012 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Brooklyn, CT. A herd of buffalo in the rolling hills of northern Connecticut?