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Drive Colorado Scenic Route 6
10 months ago

Drive Colorado Scenic Route 6

From Nebraska to Utah, Route 6 gives you a taste of all of the wonders of the Centennial State. Begin in the Northeastern corner of Colorado, as Route 6 follows the South Platte River. A cluster of silos at the Grainland Co-Op marks the spot as you pass from Nebraska into Colorado. Read More

Drive Indiana & Illinois Scenic Route 6
10 months ago

Drive Indiana & Illinois Scenic Route 6

Scenic Route 6 in Indiana

Route 6 in Indiana offers the drive a mostly rural experience, as one begins in the east and drives west.  The road traverses the northern …
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Drive Ohio Scenic Route 6
10 months ago

Drive Ohio Scenic Route 6

Route 6 winds through much of the northern portion of Ohio, and a drive from its start to its end in the state will take you past a wide variety of attractions and scenery. Here are just a handful of the sights you’ll see along the way. Read More

Drive Pennsylvania Scenic Route 6
11 months ago

Drive Pennsylvania Scenic Route 6

Those in the know are aware that the second longest road in the USA is Route 6. It stretches from Massachusetts to California and is also known as the Grand Army of the Republic Highway, in honor of Union Civil War veterans.

The Pennsylvania segment of Route 6 passes through eleven northern PA counties. It covers 403 miles, and offers a scenic and historic experience that drivers will love. Most of the route is two lane, and invites slowing down and exploring. From east to west, here are some highlights not to be missed! Read More

Drive Rhode Island & Connecticut Scenic Route 6
11 months ago

Drive Rhode Island & Connecticut Scenic Route 6

One of the nicest stretches of Route 6 extends from Rhode Island to Connecticut, passing through a variety of cities and towns that are worth a pitstop. While this part …
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Tour America’s Historic Homes
11 months ago

Tour America’s Historic Homes

Some of the best historic attractions to visit in the U.S. are actually former residences. There is so much you can learn about an era or a famous historical figure by exploring the way they lived daily life. From modest abodes to expansive mansions, we love old homes! Learn about our favorite historic homes that you can visit and let us know which ones you love! Read More

Rainy Day Travel Ideas
12 months ago

Rainy Day Travel Ideas

Unless you spend most of your vacations on the beach in a place like San Diego where it is 75 and sunny the vast majority of the year, chances are …
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Visit Fort McHenry
12 months ago

Visit Fort McHenry

Maryland’s Fort McHenry is rich in history, with a major claim to fame. The Star-Spangled Banner was actually inspired by the fort. During the Battle of Baltimore in 1814 (part of the War of 1812), our troops valiantly defended it, and Francis Scott Key penned the ode to this great country that we still sing so proudly today. Beyond its musical connection, there’s a lot to love — and learn about — at this prominent landmark, which was named for Secretary of War James McHenry. You certainly don’t need to be a history buff to appreciate everything that the fort has to offer. Read More

Quick Guide to Annapolis, MD
1 year ago

Quick Guide to Annapolis, MD

I first ventured to Annapolis, MD, with my travel lacrosse team in high school. Since that time, I’ve been fortunate to return to the Chesapeake Bay area on several occasions. The nature of my visits often differ, but one thing remains the same: I never want to leave. Whether you’re planning your first visit or returning for the 101st time, there is so much to see, do and explore in Annapolis. Below we have compiled our Quick Guide to Annapolis to help you plan your trip. Read More

Incredibly Beautiful Ivy League Campuses
1 year ago

Incredibly Beautiful Ivy League Campuses

When  you think of the schools that make up the Ivy League, chances are it’s not too much of a stretch to imagine the campuses are beautiful. And most of them are, when you close your eyes and imagine an Ivy League campus you probably expect to see a green quad surrounded by trees and classical style buildings.

Most of the Ivy’s are found in larger cities throughout the Northeast, but since they are well over a hundred years old, these schools have the luxury to have both large and green plots of land. The good news is these open and walkable campuses are really nice spots to visit, many also have museums and libraries on campus you can visit as well. Read More