Want to see the total solar eclipse on Aug. 21? You should have thought about that years ago! Hotels across the broad swath of America that will get a perfect view of the once-in-a-generation celestial event report that there are simply no rooms at the inns. … [Read more...] about Your one-stop guide to the ‘Great American Solar Eclipse of 2017’
The great american road trip
Another summer, another shot at the Great American Road Trip. Andrea Bonior, a Washington, D.C. area psychologist has just set out on hers, a three-week trek out West via RV with her husband and three kids in tow. Among other sights, they'll see Denver and Kansas City, Mount … [Read more...] about Road trips: How not to drive each other crazy
Grab your sunglasses, a giant cup of coffee and prepare to hit the highway: 2016 is shaping up to be the summer of the road trip.Cheap fuel prices have left many American families flush with spare cash, which they now plan to spend on vacations. And with summertime gas prices … [Read more...] about The great road trip returns this summer thanks to cheap gas
What just happened? A few years ago, self-driving vehicles were science fiction, but today, you can hail an Uber self-driving Volvo in Pittsburgh.You don't have to be a futurist to connect the dots. Once autonomous driving technology is proven, it'll be in every car. It's not … [Read more...] about Is the great American road trip ending?
It's the great American road trip. A Michigan researcher has mapped out the fastest route to drive across the country, hitting all major 50 landmarks before coming full circle, using a calculated algorithm he initially designed to quickly find Waldo. It would take about … [Read more...] about Researcher maps out epic U.S. road trip hitting all 50 landmarks in fastest route