1108, 2016

Route 66: Day 2 – Blue Whale of Catoosa, Cadillac Ranch

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Goal: Albuquerque, NM Day 2 of our road trip started with a little bit of a back-track. We arrived at our destination (Tulsa, OK) a bit too late last night to visit the Blue Whale of Catoosa, so we asked the children if they wanted to travel back 15 minutes to explore it. The Blue Whale was one of the sites we researched ahead of time to prepare for our trip.

308, 2016

Route 66: Day 1- Illinois, Missouri, Kansas

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Goal: Tulsa, OK If you ask my son what his favorite part of our road trip was, he would say the Gemini Giant. For the life of me, I can’t figure out why...

208, 2016

Preparing Adults for a Route 66 Road Trip

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Well, imagine my surprise, after deciding that our epic family trip would be a drive along the entire length of Route 66, that there really was no such thing as the entire length of The [...]

108, 2016

5 Ways to Prepare Kids for a Route 66 Road Trip

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When planning for our road trip, I took some advice from one of my favorite books called The Art of Travel by Alain de Botton. His essay "On Anticipation" is especially pertinent and enjoyable, especially for a road [...]

2907, 2016

Why Should Your Family Take a Route 66 Road Trip?

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Who's idea was this anyway? Do we really want to spend this much time in a car, with kids, trying to capture a look into the past?

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