Best and Worst Brazilian Highways

Driving around Brazil’s highways and byways is not for the faint of heart. Although some estradas (Portuguese for roads) are top-of-the-line, others leave a lot to be desired. Torrential rains, scorching heat, floods and landslides, trucks and buses, all take their toll. Then there are the potholes (not to mention the craters), the absence of shoulders, the lack of clear signalization, not to mention Other Drivers; both the drunken and the daredevil variety are in high supply.

A Memorable Road Trip on Interstate 40, Part 2

One of the most inspiring road trips Laura Martone ever embarked on was the RV excursion that she and her husband, Dan, once took on Interstate 40 (I-40), between Nashville, Tennessee, and Williams, Arizona. Here are five attractions they encountered on their journey.