Blue Ridge Parkway

Photo: Ken Lund The Blue Ridge Parkway meanders 469 miles from Shenandoah National Park in northern Virginia to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in North Carolina. The parkway follows the Appalachian Mountain chain and provides some of the most spectacular scenery in the world, ranging from 650 to 6,000 feet in elevation. A hundred …

Route 66

Photo: Kingman, Mohave Museum Planning your trip along the historic Route 66? Planeta.com is updating our city and state guides along the Mother Road and beginning an index of favorite places. Suggestions welcome. Hashtags: #route66, #rt66 Route 66 Faves Route 66 Museum, Clinton, Oklahoma https://www.okhistory.org/sites/route66.php Route 66 Museum https://www.okhistory.org/sites/route66 https://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/19922 @Route66museum Chee’s Relocated from Route …

Interstate 40

Signage Wikipedia: Interstate 40 (I-40) is a major east-west Interstate Highway running through the south-central portion of the United States generally north of I-10 and I-20 but south of I-70. The western end is at I-15 in Barstow, California; its eastern end is at a concurrency of U.S. Route 117 (U 117) and North Carolina …

Scenic Byway

Photo Scenic Byway = road recognized by the United States Department of Transportation for one or more of six “intrinsic qualities”: archeological, cultural, historic, natural, recreational, and scenic Wikipedia National Scenic Byway Planeta.com Roadtrip Highways Archaeology Culture History Nature /recreation /scenery

Interstate 11

Interstate 11 Interstate 11 (I-11) is an Interstate Highway in the U.S. state of Nevada that follows U.S. Route 93 (US 93) and US 95, officially designated by the United States Congress in the 2015 Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act. Near Boulder City, Nevada, the first two-and-a-half-mile (4.0 km) southbound segment was opened on August …

Roadtrip: Austin – Las Vegas (September 2018)

Photo: Stop Lingering Notes from the September 2018 roadtrip: Austin – Dallas – Amarillo – Albuquerque – Gallup – Flagstaff – Henderson – Las Vegas Cities Austin, Texas Dallas Amarillo, Texas Albuquerque Gallup, New Mexico Flagstaff Henderson, Nevada States Texas New Mexico Arizona Nevada Highways Interstate 35 Interstate 40 Interstate 11 Route 66 Planeta.com Moving …

Interstate 35

Signage Wikipedia: Interstate 35 (I-35) is a major Interstate Highway in the central United States. As with most interstates that end in a five, it is a major cross-country, north-south route stretching from Laredo, Texas, at the Mexican-American border to Duluth, Minnesota,. The highway splits into Interstate 35E—at Dallas and at Saint Paul, Minnesota—and Interstate …

Highways

Photo Highway = a main road, especially one connecting major towns or cities. Interstate = one of a system of expressways covering the 48 contiguous states. Spotlight: Highways and Interstates in the USA Interstate 10 Interstate 11 Interstate 35 Interstate 40 Interstate 70 Interstate 80 Route 66 Planeta.com Travel