The Capitol of Illinois is an Abraham Lincoln Historic Site, a Route 66 Destination, and a rising metropolitan area. It’s a perfect stop for a day trip for Mid-Westerners, or a great destination for Route 66 Travelers. Whether you’re a history buff or a craft beer enthusiast, there’s something for everyone in Springfield! … More 1-Day in Springfield, Illinois
The Blue Whale of Catoosa is so iconic to Route 66 that it was recently featured in a TV Commercial.
beam with pride every time this commercial comes on because it feels like a piece of my own journey is being shared with the world. We crossed paths with the Blue Whale of Catoosa back in 2016 on our second Route 66 adventure. … More Visiting a Route 66 Landmark: the Blue Whale of Catoosa
[Read Time: 3 minutes, 29 seconds] In honor of National Parks week, I’m highlighting all the National Parks along Route 66. … More Five National Parks You Need to Visit When Traveling Route 66
[Read Time: 2 Minutes, 20 Seconds] The Midpoint Cafe is a quick but memorable stop along Route 66 … More Visiting a Route 66 Landmark: The Midpoint Cafe in Texas
[Read Time: 3 minutes, 50 seconds] The Meteor Crater in Winslow Arizona on Route 66 is one you don’t hear about often, but is one of my favorites on Route 66 … More Visiting a Route 66 Landmark: the Meteor Crater in Arizona
With the other two Wigwam Villages, the itinerary is obvious because of their proximity to National Parks. With the Wigwam Village #7 in Rialto, California, the itinerary might not be so obvious, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty to do while you’re there. Here’s everything you need to know when visiting the Wigwam Village in Rialto, California! … More Everything You Need to Know About Visiting Wigwam Village #7 in Rialto, California
Our love for Route 66 can’t be precisely traced, but it started sometime while we were in college, as we frequently drove the stretch of Route 66 that ran through Illinois to visit my parents. We fell in love with the road side attractions, the truck stops, the diners. All of these spots on one small section of the Mother Road stole our hearts. … More Visiting a Route 66 Landmark: What you Need to Know about Visiting the Last Wigwam Villages in the United States