After covering about 8,000 on our trip through AZ, NM, TX, AK, MS, TN, and OH and another state or two last April and May, I’ve got some tips for travelers.

  1. Use your Map app for stores, Yelp for restaurants, GasBuddy for gas prices and Waze for mapping. How did we ever survive in the stone-age days of pay phones and Thomas maps?
  2. Bring your pillow. Yep
  3. Absolutely necessary…
    customize your picnic

    customize your picnic

    4. Do talk to strangers. Makes things a lot more fun