Thursday, May 26, 2016

15 Reasons Why Route 66 Is the World's Greatest Road Trip-- Part 1

From the May 9, 2016, Telegraph (UK) by Gavin Haines.

1.  It has a literary connection with Steinbeck "Grapes of Wrath," Kerouc "On the Road" and Hunter S. Thompson "Fear and Loathing."

2.  It starts in skyscrapers--  Chicago.

3.  It ends in the Pacific Ocean.

4.  There are ghost towns.

5.  You can stay in a wig-wam motel.

6.  You can eat "Dead Chicken" at the Snow Cap Drive-In in Seligman, Arizona.

7.  There are muffler men.

And...  --RoadDog

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