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Iconic Roadtrips With A Sense Of Humor

Lonely Planet publishes a detailed guide to the best US road trips for those who like to travel with a plan.Aside from the first few pages that are filled with color photographs, "USA’s Best Trips" seems a bit dull.  But don’t let the lack of luster fool you, this guide is a detailed bible to American road trips. The writing team offers quite a sense of humor in their eulogies...

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Route 66 Quick Reference Encyclopedia

If Route 66 is part of your family road trip itinerary, it helps to stock up the knowledge bank with this fun little guidebook about the famous byway. Planning to "get your kicks on Route 66?" This handy book by the author of the more detailed "

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Free Travel Fun In Kauai, Hawaii

Like most everything in life, the best things to enjoy about Kaua'i -- its natural beauty and Hawai'ian culture -- are free or, at least, pretty affordable.Like most everything in life, the best things to enjoy about Kaua'i -- its natural beauty and Hawai'ian culture -- are free or, at least, pretty affordable. Called Hawai'i's Island of Discovery...

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Touring Texas On A Family Road Trip

To conquer Texas -- the largest state in the Lower 48 and one of its most colorful -- a Texas road trip vacation needs forethought, planning and stamina.America's immense highway system, built up here by well-connected politicians from the Lone Star state, makes Texas a natural destination for a family road trip. There is a wide variety of things to do and see in every corner of the state...

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The Broadmoor Resort And Southern Colorado Attractions

Check out the region's Old West charm, amazing natural splendor and scenic drives, while being pampered in style.Nature's greatest triumphs and deepest mysteries fuel the beautiful natural aura of Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak country -- so much so that Katherine Lee Bates, enraptured by the "purple mountains majesty” of nearby Pikes Peak penned "America the Beautiful” here...

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Scenic Road Trips From Moab Utah

Avoid the desert heat and enjoy Utah's beautiful Moab region from the comfort of your own car with this easy to follow scenic road trip.As you map out your family’s scenic cross-country road trip, be sure to include a drive through Utah's breath-taking Moab region. Home to high arches, picturesque canyons and mountainous horizons, this southeast Utah desert offers both well-paved...

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Wide Open Spaces with My Lifelong Best Friend; My Mom

The greatest trip of anyone’s life is the day they were born. The problem is that most of us do not remember. I know that on the day I was born it started the greatest journey I shall ever undertake, and of course it is because it is my life and no one else can live it. That brings us to where I am today.

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Mom, 3 Kids, 5 Days – Los Angeles To Vancouver Family Road Trip

Follow my advice on how to avoid a bumpy ride -- or should we say mom's worst nightmare ever? -- on a roadtrip from Los Angeles through Oregon, Washington state and Vancouver. There's a lot to remember when you're traveling alone with kids: passports and parent permission letters, emergency meds and favorite snacks. We loaded our Windstar up with eight 12-gallon Akro-Mils toteboxes, three bikes,...

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Following Lewis And Clark Through Washington

Washington State looked different to us than its wilderness did to Lewis and Clark so many years ago, so we became our own Corps of Discovery. When Lewis and Clark blazed a trail across Southern Washington more than two centuries ago, their Corps of Discovery wasn't sure what was ahead. My mother Joan and I felt the same way as we began our own journey from the Tri-Cities...

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Anywhere Yoga Keeps Your Vacation Stress-Free

FTF gives traveling families tips on how to stay stress-free with easy yoga moves you can do on the place, on the train, in the car or in your hotel room. With flights, luggage, rental cars and hotel bookings to keep track of, traveling can sometimes get stressful.  Luckily, yoga can help, even during busy vacations!  Yoga offers many benefits, both emotional and physical. ...

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