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Cool Road Trips: 5 Scenic Sights to Visit by Car in North Carolina

    One of the original 13 British colonies which first formed the United States, North Carolina is home to plenty of historic and cultural sites but also some breathtaking natural beauty, including national and state parks, and dozens of beaches along some 300 miles of coastline. Gorgeous barrier islands; gospel music; Piedmont blues music; two types of tasty barbecue; Cherokee Indian culture; roadside attractions (like the world's largest working frying pan) - there's plenty of cool stuff to…

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10 Australia road-trip tips

  In terms of epic journeys, you’re not going to get much bigger than road tripping around the land Down Under. This huge landmass has more differing landscapes and areas of natural beauty than perhaps anywhere else in the world, from stunning beaches, lush rainforests, the red centre, Uluru, and massive cosmopolitan cities, all with a laid-back vibe and rich culture to explore.   Of course, with any journey of this size, you need to know a little about what you’re getting yourself into before…

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Why winning western Massachusetts makes a great road trip

DennisTagneyJr Many visitors to one of the USA's most historic states tend to stick close to its Atlantic Ocean coast, because of course there's a lot to love about destinations like Boston and Cape Cod to its south. But there's an entire state's worth of equally scenic and historic treasures stretching some 124 miles (just over 200 kilometres) west to the New York State border (a bit over a two-hour nonstop drive) - and it makes for a great overnight or several-day excursion from "Beantown".…

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A marvelous western New York State road trip

From Rolling Farmlands to Race Cars, Apple Orchards to Amish, this Empire State Road Trip Has it All    Mention New York and most people think the Big Apple  They picture the massive, iconic urban center of skyscrapers, Broadway shows, the Statue of Liberty, and countless other attractions. But upstate, to New York City's north and northwest, lies a very different side of NYS which, while less well known, lies a sprawling region of countryside - rolling farmlands, dense forests, and tiny towns…

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  • Today on The World on Wheels, we're starting another road trip this week going up another legendary road. Today, we start in the Cajon Pass, with some wild rock formations, preparing for a drive up the backside of California on Highway 395: http://tinyurl.com/75lp8wa
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    The World on Wheels
    An ongoing adventure of travel and living while using a wheelchair. Tim has been disabled from birth. Darryl is his father and caregiver who travel…
  • We've added an update to yesterday's post about comparing the cost of driving to flying when traveling to your destination at The World on Wheels. It's a real-world example calculating the cost of traveling to Seattle from Southern California which would be right on the edge of the drive/fly debate for us. Come on over and join the debate - as always your opinions are welcome and appreciated: http://tinyurl.com/79mqfk9

  • Planning a trip...the first thing to think of is how to get there. Usually, it's a case of drive or fly? Today's Travel Tip on The World on Wheels, we visit the pros and cons of each method to see if we'd be better off driving or flying: http://tinyurl.com/79mqfk9
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    The World on Wheels
    An ongoing adventure of travel and living while using a wheelchair. Tim has been disabled from birth. Darryl is his father and caregiver who travel…
  • You ever dream about finding that perfect backroad with just enough curves, enticing scenery, and absolutely no traffic in front of you? Last week, it happened to me up near Paso Robles, California, so I mounted the video camera, turned it on, and recorded the results. It's 20 miles of near perfect backroad driving in less than five minutes today on The World on Wheels - come on over for the Highway 41 Thrill Ride: http://tinyurl.com/7pkkrf6
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    The World on Wheels
    An ongoing adventure of travel and living while using a wheelchair. Tim has been disabled from birth. Darryl is his father and caregiver who travel…
  • Canada's top seasonal fine dining restaurant, Rundles, will celebrate its 35th year in 2012.

    Rundles reopens on Friday, May 25th, and closes after services on Saturday, September 29th, 2012.   

    www.rundlesrestaurant.com

    dine@rundlesrestaurant.com  

    Stratford, Ontario, Canada.

  • Our fall Southwest adventure comes to a conclusion today at The World on Wheels as we present a new photo and video essay of Route 66 through the California desert. Hope you had a good time...http://tinyurl.com/6raruaz
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    The World on Wheels
    An ongoing adventure of travel and living while using a wheelchair. Tim has been disabled from birth. Darryl is his father and caregiver who travel…
  • It's only a 90 minute drive from Vegas but it's a whole 'nother world. We hit our last destination on this fall's southwest tour at The World on Wheels. Along the banks of the mighty Colorado, we debut a brand new report, complete with pictures and video...Laughlin, Nevada: http://tinyurl.com/cxa337t
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    The World on Wheels
    An ongoing adventure of travel and living while using a wheelchair. Tim has been disabled from birth. Darryl is his father and caregiver who travel…
  • Spectacular picture, Eric! I had no idea Kansas had wetlands... where does the water come from?
  • Discover Kansas's natural wetlands, migrating birds, historic towns, and the largest tallgrass prairie in the US.

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  • Continuing east into Arizona at The World on Wheels, our Southwest tour moves into Tucson and the town too tough to die...Tombstone. With video and pictures: http://tinyurl.com/66wgsz6
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    The World on Wheels
    An ongoing adventure of travel and living while using a wheelchair. Tim has been disabled from birth. Darryl is his father and caregiver who travel…
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