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Best Road Trip Gift Ideas for Road Trip Travelers
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Best Road Trip Gift Ideas for Road Trip Travelers

Do you know someone who loves nothing more than traveling the open road? Who prefers long car rides to short plane trips? Who will drive anywhere for any reason? If you're looking for some gift ideas for road trip travelers you know, look no further. We've compiled some of the best road trip gift ideas that any traveler would love! From classic essentials to newfangled gadgets, here are our recommendations ...
Four Essential Road Trip Bags (and what to put in them)
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Four Essential Road Trip Bags (and what to put in them)

When packing for a road trip, it's important to keep in mind how and when you will use each item you bring and then divide accordingly. You don't want to end up with something you need at arm's length locked in your trunk while you're in the middle of a highway and you don't want to end up surrounded by things in your car that you won't even need until you arrive at your destination. You'll definitely want ...
How to Road Trip if You Don’t Own a Car
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How to Road Trip if You Don’t Own a Car

Disclosure: Some of the links on this page are affiliate links that may generate a small commission, at no cost to you. Last year I sold my car. I know what you're thinking: a road tripper without a car? I know, I know. It was a difficult decision but I've been doing a lot of international travel lately and, living in a big city, I just don't use a car in day-to-day life. I know what else you might ...
Ten Top Tips for Road Trips
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Ten Top Tips for Road Trips

Planning a road trip can be a fun, but difficult, process. You have to figure out when to go, where to go, who you're going with, and, most importantly, what crazy stops you'll stop at along the way! As someone who loves to get in her car and go go go I've gathered quite a bit of proficiency over the years. Here are some of my top tips for road trips to help you on your way while you are planning your next ...

About Silly America

Silly America is a roadside attractions blog designed to help travelers find unique stops for their next road trip. The website is a tribute to the great American road trip, devoted to all that is odd in America: roadside attractions, tourist traps, peculiar destinations, bizarre events, road food, fun festivals, and more! It’s a travel website and trip planner for those seeking an offbeat road trip.