Joys of the Open Road

 

When you love to explore the world, there’s something special about doing it on the open road. Whether you’re in your own country or another, there’s a wonderful sense of adventure that overtakes you as you head from one spot on a map to the next. There are so many sites and sounds to take in. So many stories to imagine as you make your way down one of the many beautiful roads you can travel.

scenic highway
scenic highway

 

You can travel in the summer.

Santa Barbara, California
Santa Barbara, California

 

Or in the winter.

Frosty Winter Road
Frosty Winter Road

 

Travel through big cities.

City Street in Mumbai, India
City Street in Mumbai, India

 

Out in the country.

Beautiful Country Road
Beautiful Country Road

 

And through the desert.

desert road
Desert Road

 

You can see lakes.

Eagle Lake Acadia National Park
Eagle Lake Acadia National Park

 

And forests.

Black Forest Germany
Black Forest Germany

 

You never know who you might meet along the way.

Sheep on the road in Ireland
Sheep on the road in Ireland

 

Elephants in Jaipur India
Elephants in Jaipur India

 

And you learn to share the road.

Cows on the Road in Ireland
Cows on the Road in Ireland

 

You can see beautiful coastlines from the Hana Highway in Maui, Hawaii

Hana Highway Maui
Hana Highway Maui

 

Or the Wild Atlantic Way in Ireland.

wild atlantic way Ireland
Wild Atlantic Way Ireland

 

Or the 17 Mile Drive along California’s coastline.

17 Mile Drive California
17 Mile Drive California

 

You can see the sights you’ve read about.

Road To Mont Saint Michele France
Road To Mont Saint Michel France

 

And of course, you will discover many delicious places to eat along the way.

Duggan's Pub Woodward Street Detriot
Duggan’s Pub Woodward Street Detroit

 

Johnnie's Beef Elmwood Park Illinois
Johnnie’s Beef Elmwood Park Illinois

 

No matter how far away from home you may be…

Phuket Thailand  beach road
Phuket Thailand beach road

 

You’ll always find your way home, enriched and with stories to share.

Wherever you go there you are
Wherever you go there you are

 

THE QUICK BITE:  There’s nothing quite like a road trip for taking in all the sites, sounds, smells and tastes of your journey. Enjoy this visual feast.