I hadn't heard of the Meteor Crater in Arizona until we had hit the road on Route 66. But that's the beauty of the Mother Road, there are so many friendly faces and fellow explorers, that sometimes you learn about things as you go. The Meteor Crater was one of those, but it is an awesome thing to see, and definitely worthy of being considered a Route 66 Landmark.
Wigwam Village #6 in Holbrook, Arizona is an iconic Route 66 Motel that really holds true to it's Historic Past. This Wigwam Village is notably the most well-kept of all three remaining Wigwam Villages, and it even has a museum inside the "Lobby" that takes visitors through the history of the Wigwam Motel and of the surrounding area.
If you or a friend has visited a National Park in the past five years, odds are you’ve heard about the Passport Program. The Passport Program is huge right now. Signs, posters, and even t-shirts alert visitors of the program, and for good reason, because the Passport Program is changing the way that visitors see the National Parks.
With the recent popularity of the Passport Program, there is more awareness now than ever before about the smaller parks managed by or affiliated with the National Park Service. There are 90 parks in the United States that are “officially” designated National Historic Sites. Here's what you need to know before you start visiting them!
If finding the best place in town for donuts is on your must-do-list for every city you visit, then I have the list for you! A few Midwest Travel Bloggers (including myself!) teamed up to create a list of the Best Donuts in the Midwest. Add these places to your summer bucket list!