Red's Giant Hamburg in Springfield, Missouri Route 66 restaurant

Red’s Giant Hamburg in Springfield, Missouri

Modern day Route 66 is a mixture of old and new. There are plenty of original locations still in place that thrived in the 1920s, some is various states decay and others in various states of refurbishment. There are also plenty of brand new Route 66 attractions that have popped up in recent years, capitalizing …

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Route 66 Rocker in Cuba, Missouri World's Largest Rocking Chair on Route 66 roadside attraction

Route 66 Rocker in Cuba, Missouri (World’s Largest Rocking Chair)

Whoever came up with this Missouri roadside attraction must have been off their rocker! In 2008, the “World’s Largest Rocking Chair” was erected on historic Route 66 outside the Fanning Outpost General Store in Cuba, Missouri. Though the official title has since been relinquished, and it is now known as the Route 66 Rocker — …

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Best Western Route 66 Rail Haven hotel in Springfield, Missouri

Best Western Route 66 Rail Haven hotel in Springfield, Missouri

The weary traveler of Route 66 deserves a good night’s sleep. After a day behind the wheel, stopping at all of the Mother Road’s iconic roadside attractions, museums, restaurants, and more, a good shower and a comfy bed is always a welcome sight. Take that and add modern amenities, vintage charm, and a touch of …

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Precious Moments Chapel in Carthage, Missouri

Precious Moments Chapel in Carthage, Missouri

Take a precious moment out of your Missouri road trip to check out this unique attraction: the Precious Moments Chapel in Carthage, Missouri. Illustrator Samuel J. Butcher formed the figurine empire Precious Moments Company, Inc. in 1978. The designs feature cute chubby bulb-headed children, often depicted as cherubs and many with a religious spin. The …

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Route 66 Mural Park in Joplin, Missouri

Route 66 Mural Park in Joplin, Missouri

You won’t find any swings, slides, or greenery in this roadside park. But you will find an artful tribute to the past. Route 66 Mural Park in Joplin, Missouri celebrates the town’s history with the Mother Road with two murals and the perfect selfie photo op. Route 66 Mural Park can be found on the …

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Missouri Route 66 Welcome Center in Conway, Missouri - Route 66 themed rest stop in Missouri

Missouri Route 66 Welcome Center in Conway, Missouri

Travel old Route 66 without leaving Missouri…and get some snacks and a bathroom break while you’re there. The Missouri Route 66 Welcome Center in Conway has a definitive theme alongside their amenities. When you exit your car at this Route 66 themed rest stop in Missouri you’ll first be greeted with a light up sign …

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World's Largest Fork in Springfield, Missouri - Route 66 Roadside Attraction

World’s Largest Fork in Springfield, Missouri

As road trippers, we often come to a fork in the road and have to choose which path to take…or, we may come to a giant fork in the road and stop the car to take photos! That’s what I did when I got to this Missouri Route 66 roadside attraction: the World’s Largest Fork …

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Route 66 Food Truck Park & Chef Muffler Man roadside attraction in Springfield, Missouri

Route 66 Food Truck Park & Chef Muffler Man in Springfield, Missouri

The Route 66 Food Truck Park opened in February, 2020 and features food trucks with a variety of different cuisines, a full-service bar, and a giant muffler man out front. The location is the brainchild of Kirk Wheeler, a local resident who wanted to bring more food options to his neighborhood while celebrating the Mother …

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Uranus, Missouri and the Uranus Fudge Factory and General Store - Route 66 Roadside Attraction

Uranus, Missouri and the Uranus Fudge Factory and General Store

If you’re looking for a unique Route 66 attraction, you’ve got to pick Uranus. Uranus, Missouri that is. Visit the town, stop for fudge at Uranus Fudge Factory and General Store, and check out all of the weird roadside attractions while you’re there! Uranus, Missouri is a kitschy town/strip mall where the weird reigns and the …

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World's Largest Belt Buckle in Uranus, Missouri - Route 66 Roadside Attraction

World’s Largest Belt Buckle in Uranus, Missouri

Buckle down and visit this Missouri Route 66 attraction: the world’s largest belt buckle in Uranus, Missouri. Actually in St. Robert, Uranus, Missouri is a kitschy tourist attraction where the weird reigns and the juvenile jokes are plenty. Located on historic Route 66 there’s something for travelers of all ages, and maturity levels, here to …

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The Road Trip Journal & Activity Book - Everything You Need to Have and Record an Epic Road Trip! By Valerie Bromann

The Road Trip Journal & Activity Book

Everything You Need to Have and Record an Epic Road Trip!

BY Valerie Bromann

Enjoy fun games and challenges to pass the time on your next road trip and have a keepsake to look back on for years to come with this entertaining must-have for your next vacation.

The road trip you’ve been dreaming of starts here! Journal about your stops and get to know your fellow passengers with activities and exercises designed to pass the time and bring you closer together. Instead of “Are we there yet?” you’ll find yourself asking, “We’re there already?”. Complete with prompts you can turn to while driving between locations, this journal will one day be a memento of your life-changing trip.