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American Road Trip Talk (Podcast): Bob Craig: Diner Days Doubleheader

Posted by Foster Braun in American Road Trip Talk, in American Road Trip Talk (Podc... 22 October 2014 · 68 views

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Drive in theatres have been featured in a couple of issues of our magazine because they are a unique part of the American Road heritage.  The same goes for diners; we even have a regular column called Diner Days .  In our Summer 2014 issue we featured the Mayberry Diner and Drive...

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Geneva And Geneva On The Lake Ohio

Posted by etchr66 in For Namesake, 25 June 2013 · 1,646 views
Ohio, Summer Resort and 3 more...

Geneva And Geneva On The Lake Ohio It's summer time and its hot. What better way to cool down then to spend some time at the lake. With that in mind, our Namesake town for this entry is Geneva, Ohio and the nearby summer resort town of Geneva on the Lake. Both are located in Ashtabula County, which has a wealth of museums and sites of historic interest. In addition there are some eighteen...

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Introduction

Posted by Alex Burr - hester_nec in Alex Burr - YankeeTraveller, 10 June 2010 · 1,375 views

Hello. Tho I am new to this media, blogging, I am not new to American Road. I've been around since the beginning. I do have a road trip web site, but  decided to give this blog a try to post my rather infrequent road trips in the Memphis, TN, area.Being nearly 73 years old I'm old enough to remember the good old days of 2-lane road travel. Indeed,...

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Warsaw, Indiana

Posted by etchr66 in For Namesake, 21 October 2014 · 54 views
Warsaw, Indiana

Warsaw, Indiana This entry in the For Namesake  Blog is Warsaw, Indiana. 
 
Warsaw, Indiana (41.238091, -85.852748)
 
Warsaw, Indiana is a city of 13,559 located in Kosciusko County along Indiana Route 15, just south of US Route 30. It is the county seat of Kosciusko County and lies 40 miles northwest of Fort Wayne. Old Route 30 that passes through...

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American Road Trip Talk (Podcast): Marty Doepke: Pops Craft Soda Route 66

Posted by Foster Braun in American Road Trip Talk, 29 September 2014 · 190 views
Pops, Craft Soda, Erika Nelson

American Road Trip Talk (Podcast): Marty Doepke: Pops Craft Soda Route 66 Click here to listen...
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In the summer edition of American Road Magazine Erika Nelson, author of the Think Big column, found a big bottle of pop to quench her thirst: a 66 ‘ bottle to be exact outside of Pops Restaurant in Arcadia, OK.   We talked extensively in another podcast with her about the enormous roads...

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Skeeter Mountain

Posted by Brainbucket Mike in Crazy names of places around the country, 29 November 2012 · 1,843 views
Illinois, strange names

Skeeter Mountain Another stop on our way out to Route 66 last year.  Bring your "Off"

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Ohio River Sb (Ind.)

Posted by beckyrepp in Becky Repp's Blog, 13 September 2011 · 2,595 views

LST 325-Tour an authentic WWII warship. She is "Last of the Class" meaning-the only operational LST in existence. http://dld.bz/aj3CW

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Palmantier's Motel

Posted by RainiePalmantier in RainiePalmantier's Blog, 14 February 2011 · 2,874 views

This is a first for me. I'm trying to get information on the history of the Palmantier's Motel. Anyone know anything about it? We're now open for business! We have nightly and weekly efficiency rooms. They're huge rooms. We fell in love with the place at the action and just had to have it. So now we're the proud new owners. We are...

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A Refreshing Idea For Turkey In The Summer

Posted by roadwarriorvet in Road Recipe Warrior, 04 July 2010 · 2,263 views

http://stjomobedandb...urkeybreast.JPG Hello everyone and Happy Fourth of July :) Well today it is raining up here on the Hill, but I still have grille cooking on my mind.   A couple of weeks back I had friends over for dinner and came up with a refreshing idea for grilling the turkey breast.  During the holida...

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A Museum With History That Should Never Be Forgotten

Posted by roadwarriorvet in Experiences on the Road, 27 March 2010 · 2,517 views

Hello everyone!! As the weather gets nicer, more the public will be out and about on the road, enjoying the sunshine, fresh air, road trips, and all the unique places the US has throughout its road systems.  This country's interstate system is one that can anyone with a vehicle or motorcycle just about anywhere, and if the interstate does not...

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Wi Yellowstone Trail Menomonee Falls To Oshkosh

Posted by WisHxGeek in WisHxGeek's Wanderings, 17 March 2010 · 2,402 views

On the way home from the Wisconsin Governor's Conference on Tourism I decided to take the Yellowstone Trail home since it was a beautiful spring day. I placed a bunch of photos in the gallery from along the way- however the photos are reversed so they start near Waupaca and end in Germantown.WI Yellowstone Gallery Here is a handy guide for the Yellows...

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One Tank Of Gas Trips

Posted by mockturtlepress in Traveling on the Information Highway, 01 February 2010 · 2,493 views

I still think that the 'one tank of gas trips' are my favorites, living in Western Washington there are lots of close to home destinations on the 'Places to Go" list, and I'll start adding those here as time goes by.Port Orchard, Washington is one, here's a link to the Chamber of Commerce website http://www.portorchard.com Good jou...

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More Than A Effn' Good Hot Dog

Posted by JunoLev in this new slang, 02 November 2009 · 2,731 views

This is a effn’ good hot dog.”My brother Dan is a geologist and he never swears.We’re in an old building with salmon-colored walls. Dan plows through his third hot dog, smothered in relish, pickles and ketchup.“Are they dotted? Hey! Are they dotted? Five, one, three!”Yester-slingers shout in this thick Yester-brogue, barely audible over Casey Kase...

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2009 October 31b

Posted by yttrailman in yttrailman's Blog, 31 October 2009 · 2,709 views

At the urging of Becky Repp I will attempt to comprehend and take part in this Blog feature.For this last year our work with the Yellowstone Trail has been more or less limited to the Trail in Wisconsin. In deed, we have a product to show for the effort which I will comment on as soon as I have a better idea of what happens with this text after I "sub...

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Northwest Mom And Pop Lakeside Lodges

Posted by Keep the Show on the Road! in Keep the Show on the Road!'s Blog, 30 October 2009 · 2,244 views

Sheila and I enjoyed a National Parks fall tour a couple of weeks ago, but I have not posted much of the trip.  Other activities have intervened, including the rediscovery of Spencer on the National Parks Highway (see posts on the forum).Our National Parks tour took us through Rainier, Glacier, and the North Cascades, and of course we stayed on the two la...



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