I Want to Drive Route 66

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 40 People

    Again...

    The last time I drove Rote 66, I was saddened by the demise of old America. Most of 66 is abandoned now, and has been replaced by Interstate 40. Some places along the way, the two roads run right next to each other, and you can see the fallen down gas stations and stores along...
    AlternateSource AlternateSource
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Mar 12, 2010

    The Rest Of It

    I drove part of it, several years ago, and had dinner in an old restaurant that must have been a big stop, back in the day . . . somewhere in New Mexico. I'd love to drive the full length, and spot all sorts of Americana along the way.
    TimeTrvler TimeTrvler
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Jun 10, 2013

    I love America and would love to explore every

    part of it. Have been there as a teenager but not in adulthood
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 2, 2014

    Adventure Awaits

    I’ve had a fascination with old route 66 for years. I suppose it’s the romantic in me. After all, it was the stuff of movies and of song. It made people rich connected the country and let them follow their dreams. I’m hoping it will lead me along one of mine; to fully...
    bassplayer bassplayer
    46-50, M
    6 Responses Jun 17, 2012
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