Guides to Help You Hit the Open Road

Remember the thrill of the open road, the wind in your hair, and the promise of adventure around every bend?

Rekindle the spirit of adventure with a classic American road trip! The United States is home to breathtaking landscapes, from towering mountains and sun-soaked deserts to lush forests and shimmering coastlines.

But where to start? We’ve handpicked three captivating road trip reads to fuel your wanderlust and enrich your journey.

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50 States 5000 Ideas

You can never go wrong with a guide from National Geographic. 50 States 5000 Ideas is full of incredible ideas of things to see around the US and some of the best photographs to inspire you on your journey.

Within this book, you’ll get all the details on the best experiences in every state – straight from the travel experts at National Geographic. You’ll get ideas for beautiful parks, beaches, and even hotels to visit, out-of-the-way museums to inspire you, and even how to hunt dinosaur remnants in Colorado.

The rave reviews all agree – this is the perfect gift to start planning your next trip.

The Most Scenic Drives in America

There’s nothing quite like driving up on gorgeous scenery. Discover incredible trips you can take with your car with The Most Scenic Drives in America.

Published by American classic Reader’s Digest, you’ll get stunning full-color photos and vivid descriptions of every trip they recommend. You can hop on a plane and rent a car, or drive to locations that are near you.

The 120 road trips featured cover all of the US and are grouped so you can visit a few at once. You’ll also find details like mileage, nearby attractions, and even the best season to travel.

It’s the perfect companion for any road trip!

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Best Road Trips in the USA

One of the greatest things about a good road trip is the opportunity to see multiple places along the way. Discover the best road trip itineraries in Best Road Trips in the USA.

Compiled by the popular Fodor’s Travel Guides, this book has done all the work for you. Want to drive down Route 66? Explore the Pacific Coast Highway? See the best places in Utah and the mountains? You’ll get the routes, detailed local recommendations, 60 maps, color photos, and trip-planning tools and tips.

Simplify your road trip planning with this beautiful book and make your next drive an adventure.