Today's "Off Duty" section is devoted to 50 reasons to take road trips, including articles on driving the Colorado Rockies, station wagons, drive-in diners, and items to bring. Maybe they'll help others (well-cultured ones at that) to understand why we respond to the call of the open road.
Here's the section on the Rockies:
When we were in Colorado last month we wanted to visit some of the places listed but couldn't because of the freak snow storm. I have the feeling we'll be back when the weather is warmer.
Have you noticed how station wagons used to be reasonably priced but now most are luxury vehicles? Sure, there's the Jetta wagon and the popular Outback, but most of the others are pricey!