road trips

Meet Autio, A New Storytelling App That’ll Enhance Your Next Vacation

Kevin Costner and friends want you to have an epic summer road trip. getty Just in time for the summer travel season, the popular location-based storytelling app HearHere is re-launching as Autio, an audio experience that reveals the compelling stories behind the most interesting places in the US Founded by Woody Sears, Bill Werlin and …

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Looking forward to a road trip? Plan, plan and plan | Special Sections

It’s good for long-distance travelers to know that there are five rest areas along I-95 northbound in South Carolina. Because when you’ve got to go, you’ve got to go. And knowing where rest areas are before they hit the road might help weary travelers avoid missing them, especially at night. Experts on travel offer a …

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Where are the best places to stop during a road trip in the US? Vote now

Summer is almost here and we’re starting to make our road trip plans with a search for the best campgrounds, roadside motels, RV parks and more. Vote for your favorites in each category once per day until voting closes on Monday, June 20th at noon ET. Click on each category below to vote: Best Campground …

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The Kystriksveien: Earth’s most beautiful road trip?

On the hour-long Kilboghamn-Jektvik ferry, the route crossed a fjord that felt like open ocean, the far horizon filling with jagged ridges, one after the other, as far as the eye could see. Norway’s favorite literary son, Henrik Ibsen, once described Norway’s high country as “palace piled upon palace”. Here more than ever, I knew …

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Southern Arizona Road Trip Showcases Desert Landscape​

Walter Bibikow/Getty Images tombstone Day 2: Tombstone and Bisbee (124 miles) Start on a “sky island” — one of the area’s isolated mountaintops that steeply rise above the desert’s daytime heat, nighttime chill and overall harsh, dry conditions. Fifty-five of these peaks form the Madrean Archipelago, stretching from Mexico into the Southwest and featuring some …

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