A crumbling church bell tower and wooden crosses mark the site of the Pueblo Revolt of 1680.

Route 66 Through New Mexico

New Mexico’s culture, food, and landscape set it apart from any other place on Route 66. Learn about the route’s history and where to eat the best chiles, plus get tips on driving across the state and advice on planning your time.

Seligman AZ, photo © Sam Topping

Southwest Road Trip: Route 66 Fun in Seligman

Any great American road trip worth its salt needs a dash or two of roadside kitsch. On a southwest road trip, Seligman is a prime opportunity to indulge in the motherlode of roadside attractions: Route 66.

Western Canada's Best Scenic Drives

Western Canada’s Best Scenic Drives

Road-tripping in western Canada is one big scenic drive, so it’s hard to pick just a few favorite routes. But here are four of the most spectacular sections of road in British Columbia and Alberta.

Takakkaw Falls in Yoho National Park.

Two Days in B.C.’s National Parks

You really need more than two days to take in even the highlights of B.C.’s national parks, but here’s how to make the most of a short trip through the mountains, stopping in Mount Revelstoke, Glacier, and Yoho National Parks.

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Route 66: Bonnie & Clyde in Joplin, Missouri

At the turn of the 20th century, Joplin was a boomtown filled with saloons, brothels, and gambling halls. Notorious outlaws Bonnie and Clyde hit Joplin in 1933, adding a string of robberies and a shootout to an already lawless town.