Hit the Road and Camp America!
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Ready to answer the call of the open road? Then you've come to the right place. Here you'll find great ideas for finding the best camping and RVing road trips. We'll show you which routes to take, which exits have a "don't miss attraction and profile great campgrounds along the way. So grab your gear, pack the car or the RV and get ready to hit the road.
Nature and Shakespeare | Drive Crescent City to Ashland, OR
Oregon and California are wonderful states to enjoy on a road trip. One trip to combine both the coast of northern California and the interior of Oregon is to travel north from Crescent City, CA to Ashland, OR.
Hit the Road and Explore Cape San Blas Florida.
A road trip from Mexico Beach to St. George Island Florida has something for the entire family to enjoy.
The beautiful Cape San Blas region of Florida is an excellent destination for a relaxing vacation. You can travel from Mexico Beach at the Western end of the area to St. George on the Eastern end. Along the way you can enjoy sport fishing, beautiful Florida beaches, plenty of sun and other recreational opportunities. Between Mexico Beach and St. George, you will also want to be sure to stop at Cape San Blas and Apalachicola.
Family Friendly Florida Theme Parks Road Trip
Florida is a beautiful vacation destination. The state has amazing beaches, fun waters and lots of recreation. In addition to being a great beach vacation, Florida is filled some of the best theme parks in the country. Amusement park enthusiasts can plan a grand road trip in Florida to enjoy the theme parks, the beaches, the recreation and much more.
Theme park travelers can either start or finish the trip in Orlando, where most of the best parks are located. Tampa Bay, also has some great theme parks. These two destinations are a must for any theme park enthusiast. After having a chance to enjoy all of the thrills of the ride, visitors can road trip over to Cocoa Beach and the Florida coast to enjoy the beautiful beaches and fun water recreation.
Road Trippers can start in Tampa Bay, where they will find Busch Gardens. This park is about the rides, and also has beautiful grounds. Busch Gardens has great themed exhibits at the Jungala exhibit, where visitors can see animals, and can take a safari across the Busch Gardens Serengeti Plains. After enjoying the fun, family friendly exhibits, road trippers can go experience thrills on the awesome rides. This park has a floor-less dive coaster that goes 200 feet into the air, there is also a huge wooden roller coaster that travels at awe-inspiring speeds and many more.
After taking in all of the thrills and family oriented fun at Busch Gardens in Tampa Bay, theme park enthusiasts can travel east toward Orlando. Orlando is filled with theme parks to explore. Visitors will find SeaWorld, Universal Studios and Walt Disney World. Each of these parks are major destinations for entire family vacations. All three have their own unique themes and attractions that pull visitors. Each of these destinations is a must for amusement park fans.
SeaWorld is, as its name suggests, a marine themed park. Visitors can enjoy watching shows with the park's resident marine life. At SeaWorld, visitors get to help feed the dolphins, touch marine animals that they may never see in the wild. Children love the opportunity to see real marine animals performing their shows with their handlers. In between shows, visitors to SeaWorld can ride all of the water and marine themed rides.
Orlando is also home to Universal Studios Florida and Universal's Islands of Adventure. Universal has rides that allow visitors to experience some of the fun and thrills of their favorite Universal Films. Universal Studios Florida has shows and rides, all based off of some of your favorite TV shows and movies. Visitors will be able to experience rides based on E.T., The Mummy, Men In Black and many more.
Universal's Islands of Adventure is another exciting park filled with fun and thrill packed themed rides. Children will absolutely love the themed section devoted to Harry Potter adventures. Other rides focus on everyone's favorite super heroes, Jurassic Park and many more amazing themes and rides that will really bring these films to life.
Of course, no true theme park destination would be complete without a Walt Disney theme park. Walt Disney World is one of the best theme parks in the world. Although not the original Disney theme park, Walt Disney World is packed with everyone's favorite Disney characters and best rides. This theme park is composed of a variety of different parks, including Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney's Typhoon Lagoon and more. Visitors to Walt Disney World will love all of the rides and shows and the park is always adding to the wide range of thrilling rides.
After spending as much time as necessary to ride all of the amazing rides at Orlando's top theme parks, road trippers may want to continue on to Cocoa Beach. Spending some time at the beach, enjoying outdoor recreation and more is a good way to unwind after spending days among the crowds and excitement of the amusement parks. Florida's Space Coast, as it is known, has many outdoor attractions that even theme park fans will love. Nearby attractions include the Kennedy Space Center, the Canaveral National Seashore, and more.
Florida is a state filled with amazing vacation destinations. It is home to the Everglades and the Florida Keys. The state also has an amazing collection of world-class theme parks. Visitors to Florida can easily spend days and weeks enjoying all of the rides at the many theme parks in Florida. These parks have everyone's favorite super heroes and movie characters, in addition, the rides bring to life some excellent films and TV shows.
Camp America Boston to Bangor RV Road Trip
The East Coast is filed with road trip opportunities. Travelers going between Boston and Bangor, ME. This beautiful coastal drive is one fantastic way to enjoy the coast of Maine as well as the sights and sounds along the way.
Start your road trip in Boston. This beautiful east coast city has an unending supply of attractions. Visitors can walk the Freedom Trail, which is a fantastic way to see many of the sights Boston has to offer, including the Paul Revere House, the USS Constitutions and more. The Public Garden is another excellent Boston destination, with its beautiful flowers and plants, and the Swan Boats are a lot of fun. Visitors will also have fun taking a ferry to the Boston Harbor Islands. In addition, visitors can enjoy delicious food, a fun nightlife, art museums, professional sports and much more.
As you travel north from Boston towards Bangor, you should take some time to explore the city of Salem. This city has a notorious past, and now is a great haunted destination. Visitors can attend shows that recreate a witch trial. The Salem Witch Museum details the history of the witch hysteria that took place in 1692. There are plenty of shows, museums and other attractions that allow you to experience the history and haunted feeling of the city.
Georgetown-Rowley State Forest
One way to enjoy some outdoor recreation is to stop at the Georgetown-Rowley State Forest. This forest covers over 1,000 acres on the East Coast. This forest is a beautiful example of the natural scenery in the State Forest. You can enjoy a wide variety of recreational activities including hiking, and winter activities like cross-country skiing and much more.
Odiorne Point State Park
This park offers road trippers the chance to enjoy amazing views of the ocean. You can enjoy the rocky shoreline and exploring the many trails within the park. Another way to enjoy the history of the region and the park is to stop at the Seacoast Science Center, which has great exhibits about the region.
As you continue your journey north along the coast of Maine, you might want to stop for a bit in the lovely town of Kennebunkport. This historic town is an excellent spot to enjoy the relaxing atmosphere of the state. Many of Kennebunkport's historic mansions have been turned into inns, great for spending a night or two. As you explore Kennebunkport you will also find the Goat Island Lighthouse, an excellent fish market and much more.
Popham Beach State Park
Another fantastic park to discover is Popham Beach State Park, although this park is a little off the path you will probably take between Boston and Bangor, it is certainly worth the detour. As you travel to the park you will see the fascinating coastline of Maine. Popham Beach State Park is a great spot to enjoy the beautiful sandy beach. You might also want to plan a fun barbecue at this delightful park during your road trip.
You will discover many quaint and fun little towns during your journey along the coast of Maine. Another one of these towns that you could stop to explore is Wiscasset. This town is an excellent destination to enjoy historic architecture and see many historic buildings in one spot. For a time Wiscasset was a very significant shipping port. As time passed it's importance waned, but many of the buildings from that period remain, making the town an excellent destination to see what the architecture of Maine was like.
After a delightful journey exploring the coastline and all of the interesting sights from Boston, you will arrive in Bangor. This city is a great point to end a road trip and enjoy a few relaxing days relaxing in beautiful Maine. Bangor is located along the Penobscot River. As you explore the city you are sure to learn about its importance in the lumber industry. You can visit some of Bangor's plentiful museums to learn about the history of the city, including the Maine Forest and Logging Museum. The city also has a fun shopping district, excellent dining and more. If you plan you road trip well you might be able to reach Bangor in time to see the annual Maine Shakespeare Festival held each summer. If you are up for a bit more traveling you will find many places nearby to enjoy recreating, and if you are willing to extend you road trip by a bit you can even stop at the nearby Acadia National Park.
Blues and Barbecue Road Trip
Road Trip New Orleans, Memphis, Kansas City and St. Louis
Blues and Barbecue are both important aspects of American tradition and culture. Exploring some of the important historic and present spots within the Blues and Barbecue traditions is a perfect way to enjoy different parts of the country.