I Want to Take a Road Trip Across the Country

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    Lets Do America

    Hi! I'm Dusti. I'm a 27 year old female and I am sick of life the way it is so I've decided to change it. I have a craving for adventure, experience, knowledge, and freedom. I am looking for someone who wants these things too. The plan is to travel the good old USA. I'm not...
    nocturnalbrew nocturnalbrew
    26-30, F
    Jan 28, 2013

    Already Did It Twice

    San Diego to RI took my time and stopped and visited places along the way. Wouldn't mind doing it again with an RV instead of a tiny car.
    Walkingcontradiction93 Walkingcontradiction93
    36-40, M
    May 23, 2013

    But I don't want to drive .

    ..unless you're a really bad driver... ;-)
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Sep 15, 2014

    The Ultimate Road Trip....

    I have always had a fear of driving to new places especially if it's out of state.  I know it sounds utterly ridiculous.  I have a hard time seeing at night so that's another stress factor.  I grew up in Los Angeles so I'm familiar with most of the freeways so if I...
    deleted deleted
    Jul 22, 2010

    Not At These Gas Prices!

    Oh my, with fuel being almost as high priced as it has ever been again, the idea of even running to the store for less than a few items does not even seem economically viable anymore. I am with Katt Williams in that you are not supposed to be making life decisions at the pump!
    deleted deleted
    Mar 10, 2011

    Would be TONS of fun!

    (: a week long trip, tops, though. Driving can get extremely boring very quickly
    taylor468 taylor468
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 26, 2014

    I just want to take a long road trip with a

    friend or two, and just live out of the car for a while, it sounds fun.
    anovasiangel anovasiangel
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 26, 2014

    I'd Love To

    USA East to West, North to South, North East to South West, North west to South East - with a few diversions along the way. If only I had the time! Then there's Canada, Europe, Australia, South America........................
    Inspector999 Inspector999
    51-55, M
    1 Response Aug 5, 2011


    I went from Upstate NY all the way down to El Paso bymyself and it was so worth it. Loved it and best of all spent less then $500 bucks!
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 18, 2013

    I Wanna Travel To Many States.

    I never travel outside my state..well i never really travel around my state..ya! Im that lame. But I do wanna try around my state and all cross America. Eventually I wanna go to Mexico, Spain, France, Canada, Brazil, etc. We all wanna go to California, New York, Florida, Texas. I...
    ShesDisturbed ShesDisturbed
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 29, 2013

    I Did

    in your country.from one side to the other,it was great
    DRAGONSlayer47 DRAGONSlayer47
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Nov 17, 2009

    Road Trip

    When I was younger, I did this not once but several times.From nichigan to florida, california,tennesse and kentucky,missouri, oklahoma.Hitting the road, driving thru the country, meeting different kinds of people, these are the kind of things that help you grow and mature into...
    mailmanshadow mailmanshadow
    56-60, M
    Sep 2, 2011

    But Just As Long As I Don't Have To Drive!

    I tend to get panic attacks when driving too long on long stretches of interstate. So I'm happy to be a passenger or fly. Or, if I'm really wanting to fun, take the train!
    deleted deleted
    Apr 23, 2010


    I have always wanted to jump into a mustang and drive  cross country.  I wanted to see the Grand Canyon, The Smoky Mts, the Colorado river.  I wanted to visit the most hunted places in American. I want.  That's just it I want. and can and will never have itl To lose myself in...
    whykeeper whykeeper
    36-40, F
    Jul 24, 2011

    I live for road trips

    and any sort of thing that has me in the car..junk food..loud music and good company...So am planning on going to all parts of my country before the year ends first the great Rift Valley
    CurvyandChic CurvyandChic
    22-25, F
    Sep 15, 2014

    So Many Places I Want To Go...

    I think the places I mostly want to go, that I have not been to yet, are NYC, Washington D.C., Seattle, Los Angeles, the deep South (like New Orleans) and oddly, Toledo, Ohio and that general region. I have been to Las Vegas, Florida (including Orlando) Chicago, Colorado, and of...
    caramelappledreams caramelappledreams
    41-45, F
    Sep 26, 2012

    Freedom Of The Highway

    life cant move on if youre just standing still. u hav 2 learn and grow through experience. the best feeling of freedom i have, is when driving on the motorway and the road looks like it goes on forever...leading you to new experiences. so many places to see, so many people to...
    freedomchaser24 freedomchaser24
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 7, 2010


    I read something somewhere that said it was sad that few people had seen the wonders of their own country. I guess people in smaller countries have it easier, but that struck home. I talk about going overseas, to other countries, but haven't seen the beauty of my own home. So...
    MasterOfStudies MasterOfStudies
    18-21, F
    Dec 18, 2011

    Same , I wish I can travel away to a different

    country, state, city , I would love to visit new places , like Seoul -South Korea , Tokyo Japan , Malaysia , ect ... My dream is to travel 💖
    RubieeCeee RubieeCeee
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 26, 2014

    Christmas In South Florida.

    Here we are another Christmas season in south florida. Nothing says Christmas more than sitting in your beach chair with your toes in the hoit sand and drinking a cold rum drink and watch the snow birds swim in the cold water. Or Driving Bumper to bumper on I-95 at 50mph with the...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Dec 19, 2012

    My heart, my mind and all the bones in my body

    long to go on an adventure. I want maps to be painted on the backs of my hands, and street signs to be printed in the reflection of my eyes.
    brittionfaith brittionfaith
    18-21, F
    Sep 14, 2014

    Would Love To Do It But On My Bkie

    want to riaade around the us on my bike..............................................
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    Sep 2, 2011

    Done That

    Spent a summer checking out the lower 48. Big attractions and small wonders along the way, it is the kind of thing which gives you a feel for the vast diversity of lifestyles in this country. It's a really beautiful country too, but for admiring the beauty, you really gotta get...
    SeekingReality SeekingReality
    Oct 25, 2011

    I think it would be a ton of fun to take a road

    trip and drive through all over the US. It may cost a bit of money, but I'd be willing to save up and do it! It sounds like FUN! :D
    Whoami30 Whoami30
    31-35, M
    Mar 26, 2014
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