Romancing the Road: Links & Resources for Lovers on a Roll
Headed down the road, wind in your hair, your honey by your side - what could be more romantic? Not much. At least not until a tire blows and the bickering starts over who left the jack behind. And nothing squelches romance quite like a string of "No Vacancy" signs. Road trips take work, especially if you want romance en route. Megan Edwards gives some advice before you ride into the sunset. [Read more] (5/2/08)
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Hot Air Balloon Rides: Links to ballooning companies all over North America. A sure winner for a romantic adventure.
Wildflower Hotline Links: Maintained by PhotoTravel, this site has an extensive list by U.S. state of blooming locations and viewing information.
Furnace Creek Resort: Swimming pools fed by hot springs, the world's lowest golf course at -214 feet, tennis courts, and a real, wild-west saloon make for an unusual romantic retreat.
RTA's Favorite North Coast Hideaway: Stanford Inn near Mendocino, California, offers deluxe accommodations, llamas, canoeing and fine dining.
Napa's Best-Kept Secrets: Little-known but wonderful wineries in California's Napa Valley
Texas Wine Tours: Twenty Texas wineries host special events in October
Campground Directories: U.S. & Canada
Travelers Tales: Allen Noren, a veteran travel writer who has traveled extensively with his partner, shares ten great tips for couples.
Escapees is primarily a RV club, but it provides a number of services including health insurance, mail forwarding and community involvement opportunities.
Gayscape provides a list of nightclubs with gay, bisexual and lesbian focus in major US cities.
Hostelling International: American Youth Hostels provides a comprehensive list of youth hostels in the United States.
Festivals.com does a great job of maintaing an up-to-date directory of American arts and music festivals.
Keeping Romance Alive While on the Road