World's Largest "Booming" Prairie Chicken in Rothsay, Minnesota | Minnesota Roadside Attractions

World’s Largest Things

One of the most iconic roadside attractions you’ll find when road tripping across North America is the world’s largest thing. These are the biggest of the big things: roadside icons that are often modeled after every day objects, food items, local legacies and more scaled up so massively that they tower above the original item, … Read more

The Conoco Tower Station and U-Drop Inn Café in Shamrock, Texas

Route 66 in Texas: a complete list of Texas Route 66 Attractions

If you’re looking for classic roadside attractions, iconic diners, informative museums, and nostalgic nods to the past, a road trip on Route 66 in Texas offers everything you’re looking for. Pull over at any and all of the stops on this complete list of Texas Route 66 Attractions and start planning your road trip on … Read more

Historic Route 66 Begin Sign in Chicago, Illinois

Where does Route 66 start and end?

Any road trip you take will always have a beginning, middle, and end. And that includes a journey on the Mother Road. So where does Route 66 start and end? Traditionally, if you are driving west, Route 66 begins in Chicago, Illinois and ends in Los Angeles, California (Santa Monica). Of course, if you are … Read more

Taking a Road Trip with Friends (Tips + Fun Things To Do)

Taking a Road Trip with Friends (Tips + Fun Things To Do)

Windows down. Music blasting. Sunglasses on. It’s time to take a road trip with friends. Sometimes when people picture cross country road trips they might think of a tired family packed into a station wagon sporadically chanting, “are we there yet?” while driving endlessly from home to their destination. But road trips are anything but … Read more