Route 66 Blog

beautiful Chicago skyline
Route 66 is a historic highway that runs from Chicago, Illinois to Santa Monica, California. It was created in 1926 and was originally called the “Mother Road.” The route passes through many famous cities and towns, including St. Louis, Missouri; Tulsa, Oklahoma; and Amarillo, Texas In Chicago, Route 66 begins at Grant Park and travels west through the city. It passes by some of Chicago’s most famous landmarks and tourist destinations. Among those are the
roadtrip with the kids
Having a road trip isn’t only fun with your friends or significant other. It is also a fun experience for the whole family, especially for the kids. You get to bond with the whole family in a fun way. However, there are still times when we think that kids can’t handle that long car ride. It’s true that sometimes the kids might get bored while traveling. But with proper planning, you can make sure that
Route 66 attractions
Whether you are simply passing through Fanning through Route 66 or if you are really into exploring the area, one of the things you shouldn’t miss is the Route 66 Red Rocker. It is a popular attraction that you should also get a chance to see and know. Let’s tell you more about what this gigantic beauty is plus where you can see it. We’ll also give you some facts and trivia about it. A
route 66 sign against the sky
Route 66 has such a rich history. Although it may not be the longest or oldest road in the US, it still is quite popular. John Steinbeck gave it a nickname and called it the “Mother Road”. That nickname has been used since. But do you know who the father of the “Mother Road” is? That man is no other than Cyrus Avery, a businessman in Oklahoma. Let’s tell you more about this man and
Saint Louis Zoo
St. Louis is one of the cities that route 66 passes through. It’s filled with different sites that you shouldn’t miss, just like in Springfield. Plus, there are also lots of things you can do when you go for a stop there. Through this pandemic, kids were limited to their homes. Now that some of the sites are open, you can take them there to enjoy being outdoors even for a limited time. Whether you’re