Delaware and Maryland · Northeast · Pennsylvania · Road Trip Resources · Travel Blogs, organized by region

The Road Trip from Heck: our first unpleasant back road experience

Our first … gasp … unpleasant experience while taking a trip on back roads!

Midwest · Northeast · Northwest · Road Trip Resources · Southeast (coastal) · Southwest · Travel Blogs, organized by region

Solo Travel: Is it Possible to Drive Cross Country by Yourself?

Twenty (two!) questions with a cross country solo traveler!

Arizona and New Mexico · California · Nevada and Utah · Northeast · Pennsylvania · Road Trip Resources · Southeast (coastal) · Southwest · The Carolinas · The Virginias · Travel Blogs, organized by region

Great American Road Trips, Part 2: My Favorite Back Roads in America

Last year, I collaborated with roughly 40 travel bloggers to put together the first installment of the Great American Road Trip series.  That behemoth of a post looked at the best back roads on a state-by-state basis.  While it’s a very comprehensive look at some of the best road trips in the country, it was… Continue reading Great American Road Trips, Part 2: My Favorite Back Roads in America

Back Road Beauties · California · Camping · Photography · Southwest · Travel Blogs, organized by region

Astrophotography 3: Mountainside Camping in Big Sur

During a California camping road trip, the author happens upon one of the greatest campsites in America

Life, Liberty, and non-travel stories · Pennsylvania · Ride Back Roads

My Time in the Fast Lane, as Lived by a Moderately Slow Man

A story about life, liberty, and riding motorcycles, written by guest author Brian Kohl: You ever plan the way something is going to go, and it blows up in your face? Like most people, I have faced a few life-changing decisions in the past few years. I exited the military after almost 8 years of… Continue reading My Time in the Fast Lane, as Lived by a Moderately Slow Man

Northeast · Pennsylvania · Pittsburgh Posts · Travel Blogs, organized by region

A Sister Trip to the Frank Lloyd Wright Houses in the Laurel Highlands

My sister and I decided a few years ago to take annual road trips together – just the two of us. It has turned into a wonderful tradition, deepening our relationship.  We opted for our 2019 road trip to head to Western Pennsylvania and explore Frank Lloyd Wright houses Fallingwater and Kentuck Knob. While planning… Continue reading A Sister Trip to the Frank Lloyd Wright Houses in the Laurel Highlands

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Skeletons in the Basement at Sedlec Ossuary – Prague’s Famous Bone Church

Sedlec Ossuary – Prague’s Bone Church Just over an hour east of the Czech Republic’s capital city of Prague lies one of the more unusual memorials that you may ever encounter:   a massive ossuary (a repository for bones, or bone church) in the basement of a small Catholic cathedral.  Tucked away behind a stuccoed brick wall… Continue reading Skeletons in the Basement at Sedlec Ossuary – Prague’s Famous Bone Church