Episode #65 – Route 66 in Arizona

Listen to Episode #65 Monday at 9 pm ET, 8 pm CT

This week the team motors down the 401 miles of Route 66 in Arizona and experiences the wide array of sights – from Meteor Crater to the forests of Flagstaff and the Grand Canyon, this road has a little of everything!

Join us for Travel Q&A, as well as more classic commercials from the Golden Age of radio in The Travel Archive and comedy On the Lighter Side.

It’s another hour of roadtripping, travel, and fun on this week’s edition of Road Trip Radio!

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Episode #64 – Route 66 in New Mexico

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This week the team savors the 399 miles of Route 66 in New Mexico across the high plains, mountains, and desert. Join us as we experience the neon lights of Tucumcari, the Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque, and Grants’ ice cave!

Have you ever sat next to someone annoying on a plane? We’ll discuss Jeremy’s offensive seatmate as well as the world’s most expensive Big Mac. In this week’s Travel Q&A, we’ll reveal the largest city in America without an interstate highway. Plus, enjoy more classic commercials from the Golden Age of radio in The Travel Archive and comedy On the Lighter Side.

It’s another hour of roadtripping, travel, and fun on this week’s edition of Road Trip Radio!

Episode #63 – Route 66 in Texas

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This week Jeremy and Dave explore Route 66 in Texas – home of the Panhandle Plains! Join us as we visit the home of the world’s largest steaks (Big Texan Steak Ranch), the most offbeat public art project in America (Cadillac Ranch), and an abandoned Route 66 ghost town (Glenrio), along the way in Texas.

In this week’s Travel Q&A, Jeremy discusses the cleanest & dirtiest things in your hotel room. This week’s Travel Archive shares some classic commercials from the Golden Age of radio. In the On the Lighter Sidecomedy segment, there’s more fun comedy the whole family can enjoy.

Join us for another hour of roadtripping, travel, and fun on this week’s edition of Road Trip Radio!

Episode #62 – Route 66 in Oklahoma

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This week Jeremy and Dave explore Route 66 in Oklahoma – home of great food, quirky roadside attractions, historic Route 66 memorabilia, and lots of friendly people! In our weekly roundtable, we discuss the $100 Road Trip Challenge and the different ways to plan an adventure for less than $100.

In this week’s Travel Q&A, Jeremy discusses how to be safe on a road trip even during the hottest summer weather. This week’s Travel Archive shares some classic commercials for the now-defunct Minnie Pearl’s Chicken and Howard Johnson’s restaurants. In the On the Lighter Side comedy segment, the hosts plan an RTR musical along with Oklahoma! star Shirley Jones.

Join us for another hour of roadtripping, travel, and fun on this week’s edition of Road Trip Radio!

Episode #61 – Route 66 in Missouri & Kansas

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This week, Jeremy and Dave explore the variety of roadside attractions along Route 66 in Missouri and Kansas. They’ll also be taking your messages about your preference: GPS or paper maps?

We’ll discuss the week’s travel headlines in This Week in Travel, and in the Travel Q&A segment we’ll tell you about the worst place to visit on Route 66. Plus, you’ll hear classic commercials from the Golden Age of radio and old-fashioned comedy. Join us for another hour of roadtripping, travel, and fun on this week’s edition of Road Trip Radio!

Episode #60 – Route 66 in Illinois

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This week Road Trip Radio begins a state-by-state tour of Route 66. On this week’s episode, we work our way down the state of Illinois, savoring the sights and flavors along the way. In This Week in Travel, we examine the current state of air travel with a hilarious commentary chronicling what it’s like to take to the unfriendly skies.

Dave and Jeremy unveil the $100 Road Trip Challenge and answer your questions in Travel Q&A. Join us for more classic commercials from the Golden Age of radio, plus comedy and commentary on this week’s edition of Road Trip Radio – another hour of roadtripping, travel, and fun!

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Episode #59 – Experience Route 66

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Route 66 is one of America’s favorite classic highways. This week we take to the road and experience just a few highlights along this superb ribbon of asphalt! Whether you’ve never experienced Route 66 or have traveled it several times, you’ll enjoy this tour – part history, part kitsch, and lots of fun!

Later in the hour, enjoy more classic commercials from the Golden Age of radio in our weekly Travel Archive, this week featuring Roy Rogers and the Chiquita Banana song. Host Jeremy Krug will take your travel questions in the Travel Q&A. And you’ll enjoy another tribute to the Belmont Stakes in this week’s edition of our comedy segment On the Lighter Side.

Jeremy also shares an exclusive discount code for $5 off the print edition of his new book The Road Trip Book: Travel America Like You’ve Always Dreamed.

It’s another hour of roadtripping, travel, and fun on this week’s edition of Road Trip Radio!

Episode #58 – Secrets Along Colorado’s I-70

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We’re now expecting Jeremy’s new book to be available by the first week of June. A small printing issue kept it from being available on Memorial Day. Keep listening for more details and updates!

This week, Jeremy and Dave travel along Interstate 70 through Colorado, crossing mountains and canyons, not to mention looking for hidden secrets in the city of Denver. Jeremy also gives listeners a sneak peak of his new travel book – The Road Trip Book – Travel America Like You’ve Always Dreamed, set to debut in bookstores next week. On This Week in Travel, we talk about the sometimes-crazy antics of Russian buses. And in our On the Lighter Side comedy segment, we’ll have “Fun With Siri”. It’s another hour of roadtripping, travel, and fun on this week’s edition of Road Trip Radio.

Episode #57 – 14 Must-Have Items on a Road Trip

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On this week’s edition of Road Trip Radio, you’ll learn the 14 essential pieces of gear you MUST take with you. Join us as we talk about packing for a summer road trip. In this week’s edition of our travel segment Along the Way…, we head up to one of America’s most beloved monuments, Mount Rushmore, as well as the exhilarating surroundings nearby – the Black Hills and Badlands National Forest.

In our Travel Q&A segment, we’ll discuss hotel options for roadtrippers under 21, and we’ll open up The Travel Archive and relive the cola wars. Jeremy has a big announcement tonight for all road trip lovers! Listen to tonight’s show and stay tuned to this website for more details.

Also, there’s an all-new comedy skit in our On the Lighter Side segment – pilot Jonathan Nellsen calls in, but doesn’t seem to know anything about planes.

Join us for another hour of roadtripping, travel, and fun on this week’s edition of Road Trip Radio, hosted by Jeremy Krug.

Follow-up to this week’s show: The Road Trip Book: Travel America Like You’ve Always Dreamed by Jeremy Krug goes on sale Monday, May 26th, the start of the summer travel season. This 364-page book discusses every part of planning a memorable road trip, from packing to vehicle prep to advanced preparations for an extended trip. Readers will learn dozens of ways to save money, manage road conditions, make the best of hotels and campgrounds, and eat well without sacrificing a healthy diet while traveling. Dozens of suggested routes and destinations are highlighted in the book, including the best national parks, rivers, beaches, and historic trails from coast to coast. There are special chapters on traveling to Alaska, Route 66, and one-tank road trips. The Road Trip Book: Travel America Like You’ve Always Dreamed will be a must-have for every road trip lover. The book will be available in print edition and an edition for Kindle e-readers on Monday, May 26th. The audio version should be available on iTunes, Amazon, and Audible.com by mid-June. Listeners to Road Trip Radio will receive a discount on the print edition; listen to the May 26th episode for more information.

Episode #56 – Planning Summer Road Trips

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It’s May, and summer road trips are right around the corner! Start planning now by listening to this week’s episode of Road Trip Radio. On this episode, we’ll discuss how to get your vehicle ready for a cross-country excursion and also decide on some all-important gear every motorist should have on a long trip. Call in to our listener line 24/7 to share your summer road trip tips at (650) 27-DRIVE.

We’ll talk about Route 66 and why you won’t find it on your typical road atlas in this week’s Travel Q&A. Join us for classic commercials from the golden age of radio as we open The Travel Archive (including the 1969 debut of Ronald McDonald), plus we’ll enjoy some lighthearted humor On the Lighter Side.

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