Search:

Type: Posts; User: AZBuck; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 16 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.05 seconds; generated 52 minute(s) ago.

  1. Replies
    10
    Views
    454

    I Agree!

    If there's one thing I've learned in my (way too many) years of travel, it is that if you act like a tourist, you'll be treated like one. Pay attention to the local dress, pace of life, patois, etc....
  2. Replies
    3
    Views
    234

    Iterating

    As others have pointed out, what attractions you see depends not only on your departure and destination points, but also on your interests and the time you have available. So what usually happens in...
  3. Replies
    9
    Views
    343

    The 'Toad' Concept

    While I'm not an RV enthusiast myself, my son-in-law's parents are. Every winter/spring they come out to Arizona from the Midwest in their RV and spend a fair amount of time here. When they do, they...
  4. Replies
    11
    Views
    512

    No

    Welcome Aboard the RoadTrip America Forums!

    There is no way that you can safely drive from Raleigh to San Francisco in four days. Period. Having two drivers (if you in fact do) is no help. You...
  5. Replies
    26
    Views
    2,335

    A Stop Is Required

    If you plan to visit both Canyonlands and Arches, as well as cover the over 500 miles between Moab and Las Vegas (including 'detours' to the two parks, then an additional overnight stop on the night...
  6. Replies
    2
    Views
    422

    Basically

    There is only one basic route that gets you to your destination in a reasonable amount of time. That direct route is I-88 west out of Chicago to the Quad Cities, then I-80 for most of the rest of the...
  7. Replies
    6
    Views
    397

    Also....

    Since your drive is still going to be mostly about driving, I'd suggest the I-40 route which I have found to be generally a bit more interesting than the I-10 route. You could start by heading up...
  8. Replies
    6
    Views
    397

    Little Help?

    Welcome aboard the RoadTrip America Forums!

    There are two main, and nearly equal, routes between Phoenix and Atlanta. One basically follows I-10/I-20; the other follows mostly I-40. Both are...
  9. Replies
    26
    Views
    2,335

    For Scenery...

    The main problem you have is that you've got to cross a whole lot of the Great plains before you get to what you might call scenery. (No offense to the Great Plains - I was born there.) While either...
  10. Replies
    4
    Views
    657

    A Couple of Things

    For your earlier trip we had several suggestions. Those all still stand although now you simply won't have time to do them all. Looking at your previous posts also makes it clear that you will be...
  11. Replies
    3
    Views
    777

    ASAP: As Short As Possible

    Welcome aboard the RoadTrip America Forums!an.php

    The truth is that the best thing for your father, for whom this is going to be an uncomfortable trip, I suspect, is to keep it as short as...
  12. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,348

    (Straight) To the Point

    Welcome aboard the RoadTrip America Forums!

    At a shade over 1600 miles but the route I'm going to recommend is indeed a full three day drive one-way. While not the shortest route in miles, that...
  13. Replies
    2
    Views
    619

    Two that Might Work

    While they aren't on the most direct route to Las Vegas (That would be asking too much!), you might want to check out these two and see if you can build a route and itinerary that lets you use one...
  14. Well Said

    I could not agree more! As a former health care worker myself, I will never understand why people think they know more than the professionals. Do they go to witch doctors, or worse, buy into...
  15. Replies
    7
    Views
    778

    Doable vs. Enjoyable

    As Dave noted, it very much depends on what sort of experience you want and other, unknown, factors of your trip. If your eight days includes the days spent flying into and out of Las Vegas, then no,...
  16. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,266

    Afraid Not

    Welcome aboard the RoadTrip America Forums!

    I thank you for "the great advice and info" kudo. I just hope you're willing to take it. Because the best advice we can give you is to take more than...
  17. Replies
    15
    Views
    844

    A Couple of Things...

    One good, one bad, so let's deal with the bad one first. Death Valley to Twin Falls is right around 550 miles, depending on where in the valley you start from. That is almost entirely on two-lane...
  18. Replies
    7
    Views
    331

    Route and Other Suggestions

    OK, the route... Here's the thing you have to be aware of: Interstate Highways are designed to connect large concentrations of people. So, for example, if you were to follow the route an on-line...
  19. Replies
    7
    Views
    331

    Non-Commercial Fun

    I've driven between Maine and Delaware perhaps a 100 times or so, and there are ways to avoid New York City if you'd like. Depending on where in Maine you live, half-way would be roughly in the...
  20. Replies
    6
    Views
    644

    A Blast from the Past

    As Dave mentioned, a good place to start at this stage is to look at past RoadTrip reports and scour them for ideas that you might find interesting to that end, here's one such report that covers...
  21. If a Picture is Worth a Thousand Words...

    ...then you are writing an encyclopedia.

    Thank you.

    AZBuck
  22. Feel Free to Disagree, But...

    "Is 39 worth the extra time?" That's up to you. I would definitely trade 2 hours of driving through a built-up area (SLC/Ogden/Brigham City/Logan), all on superslabs of four-lanes, for a 3½ hour...
  23. The List Could Be Endless

    My apologies for taking so long to get back to you. I'm a big fan of both the lesser-known units of our national park system and our 50 various state park systems. So let's see which of those might...
  24. We Don't Know!

    Unfortunately, the link you provided shows only a map with dots on it. We do not have access to what those dots mean. For example, there is a dot in Idaho Falls, but what is it about that town that...
  25. Your Route Options

    Let's just run down the two best all-Interstate options you have. BTW, I used Groton as your starting point.

    1) Shortest: I-95 to Rye NY, I-287 around NYC, I-80 through PA and OH where it merges...
Results 1 to 25 of 399
Page 1 of 16 1 2 3 4

  • MORE TO EXPLORE