Category: Travel

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One of a Kind Car

St. Louis’ National Transportation Museum displays planes, trains, and classic cars, including Bobby Darin’s Dream Car, a one-off diamond-encrusted DiDia.

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America’s Love for Cars: Alive in Seattle at LeMay Museums

The LeMay Museums in Seattle house over 3000 classic cars, with the bulk of the collection at The LeMay Collections at Marymount. Visitors can spend hours exploring the displays of cars stored three stories high, and see a 1914 Detroit Electric Princess Coupe designed for women drivers with voluminous skirts and hats. The LeMay Annual Car Show, a free event taking place in August, is a must-attend.

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Surprises Abound in What Seems Like a Rural Route 66 Town

Not quite half-way between Los Angeles and Vegas, Barstow, CA, is known for having one of the busiest McDonald’s restaurants in the country. Turns out there are several other great reasons to make Barstow a destination, instead of stop along the way.