From the bloggers at CNN.
Ah, the great American road trip. It’s a rite of passage, a combination of nostalgia, discovery and misadventure ideally set against a sweeping landscape and killer tunes.
The beauty of the road trip lies in its democratic simplicity: little more is need beyond a map and a functioning vehicle for a Kerouac-worthy journey.
We’ve boiled the planning down to the following essential considerations:
Guides abound for trips along the classic U.S. routes — California’s Highway, the old Route 66, the New England fall foliage tour.
If you want a unique itinerary, there are plenty of resources to help design a journey that leaves room for unexpected adventure while taking in sights you know you don’t want to miss.
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