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Robin Babb

Robin Babb


Robin is a freelance writer and editor in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She is a regular contributor to The Weekly Alibi. Her writing has also appeared in edible, The Establishment, and Mask Magazine. She is particularly interested in food, music, pop culture, and their intersections with social justice.


The Best Road Trip Apps You Can Get for Free

Have smartphone, will travel. Check out these 10 handy road trip planner apps that will make your next road trip a whole lot easier and more enjoyable.

15 U.S. Islands to Visit Without a Passport

Itching for a tropical vacation, but don't want to deal with getting a passport, the currency exchange, and any language barriers? Lucky for you, there are plenty of islands that are part of the United States—so no passport (or hassle) required!

10 Practically Secret National Parks You’ll Want to Visit This Spring

We all have Yosemite and Yellowstone on our lists, but the best national parks aren't necessarily the best-known!