Road Trip

8 Gadgets that Run on a Cigarette Lighter
8 Gadgets that Run on a Cigarette Lighter

Cigarette lighters are still pretty much standard in cars, but how many of us actually use them to… >>

Maine Coast Road Trip: A Scenic Alternate to Route 1
Maine Coast Road Trip: A Scenic Alternate to Route 1

Although Rte. 1 offers its share of eye-catching delights, the twists and turns that characterize… >>

Virginia's Blue Ridge Parkway: America's Longest Scenic Drive
Virginia’s Blue Ridge Parkway: America’s Longest Scenic Drive

Soaring to the crests of the ancient Appalachians, America's longest scenic drive entices travelers… >>

Great Road Trips: Eastern States
Great Road Trips: Eastern States

From the coast of Maine to the Great Smoky Mountains to Florida's Key West, Eastern states offer a… >>

6 Key Stops for a Quirky Tour of the U.S.A.
6 Key Stops for a Quirky Tour of the U.S.A.

Make sure to stop by these hidden treasures on your next road trip. >>

Zen Travel Advice: Remember to Get Lost
Zen Travel Advice: Remember to Get Lost

The best experiences can't be planned. >>

Winter Driving: How to Survive a Car Breakdown
Winter Driving: How to Survive a Car Breakdown

When a winter storm hits and you're on the road, there might be no time to think about survival… >>

10 Popular Travel Tips That Are No Longer True
10 Popular Travel Tips That Are No Longer True

Don't believe everything you hear about the best way to travel safely, happily, and on a budget. >>

The Perfect Fall Road Trip: No Car Required
The Perfect Fall Road Trip: No Car Required

The first thing I noticed when I spoke with Grace Potter at Farm Aid was her down-to-earth… >>

Look Twice: 10 Funny Hotel Photos
Look Twice: 10 Funny Hotel Photos

Fancy camera tricks—busted! If you've ever been disappointed entering a not-so-majestic hotel… >>

Hey, Mr. President: Have I Got a Burger For You
Hey, Mr. President: Have I Got a Burger For You

Now, there's no beef here, Mr. President, because clearly you know your way around a patty (ahem… >>

Breathtaking Waterfall Pictures and Coastal Views
Breathtaking Waterfall Pictures and Coastal Views

Picture yourself surrounded by North America's natural beauty, from the winding river dells of… >>

Wanted: Chance to Go Ape
Wanted: Chance to Go Ape

For a city girl whose idea of a hardcore outdoor trip is navigating a steep lawn without… >>

What Unites These States?
What Unites These States?

Philip Caputo traveled from Key West, Florida, to Deadhorse, Alaska, asking everyday Americans what… >>

Going on a Road Trip? Remember to Pack These!
Going on a Road Trip? Remember to Pack These!

Driving to Grandma's house for the holidays? Here's everything you'll need to keep a carload of… >>

Car Repair Scams to Watch Out For
Car Repair Scams to Watch Out For

Avoid being overcharged for a service you don't really need. Here, the car repairs to drive away… >>

13+ Things Your Car Mechanic Won't Tell You
13+ Things Your Car Mechanic Won’t Tell You

Real mechanics give you the inside scoop on the tricks of the trade. >>

American Quiz: Highest, Lowest, Oldest, and Largest
American Quiz: Highest, Lowest, Oldest, and Largest

Life, liberty, and the pursuit of trivia: Test yourself as we spotlight nine notable locations… >>

American Trivia: Great State Nicknames
American Trivia: Great State Nicknames

Think you can tell the Beehive State from the Volunteer State? Quiz yourself and see. >>