Monthly Archives: May 2013

Episode #19 – Must-Have Road Trip Apps

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Smartphones and tablets make summer roadtripping that much easier and more convenient.  Join host Jeremy Krug for this week’s episode, where we’ll discuss some of our favorite apps that make our road trips better (and cheaper!)

Our weekly travel segment Along the Way… heads for Mount Rushmore in South Dakota.  You won’t be disappointed by the scenic beauty and attractions available in the area.  The byways here are some of the best in the country!

In our This Week in Travel segment, we discuss the recent spike in gas prices in the upper Midwest, plus we talk about the ‘singing seatmate’, the lady who would not stop singing while on a recent flight and forced the pilot to make an emergency landing in Chicago so she could be removed from the flight!

On the Lighter Side, we welcome Wayne Martin back to discuss his alleged luxury motorcoach trip to the Belmont Stakes.


Wall Drug Store

Minuteman Missile National Historic Site

South Dakota Air and Space Museum

Badlands National Park

Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway

Plan to Visit Mount Rushmore

Episode #18 – Saving Money on Summer Road Trips

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Summer is just a few weeks away, and this week we discuss ten time-tested ways to slash the cost of your summer road trip by up to 30%.  Host Jeremy Krug shows how to find the best travel deals for roadtrippers, as well as some unconventional ways to save a few bucks while on the road.

This week’s Along the Way… travel segment takes you to the historic and beautiful Midland Trail in the mountains of West Virginia. From museums to natural wonders and quirky side stops, this route has a little bit of everything!

Join us for another fun, action-packed hour of travel news, tips, and comedy on Road Trip Radio!


Visit the West Virginia State Museum

New River Gorge Bridge

Lost World Caverns

Tour the Top Secret Bunker at the Greenbrier

Gas Price Temperature Map at

Priceline Express Deals with Special Coupon

Hotwire Hotel Deals

Episode #17 – Cross-Country Train Adventures

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This week we celebrate National Train Day a little early.  Although the big celebrations are scheduled for Saturday, May 11th, we’ll be talking about riding the rails on this week’s edition of Road Trip Radio!  Listen while we take your calls about your favorite rail adventures, plus we’ll mention how you can take a cross-country train trip, absolutely FREE….

This Week’s InfoLinks

Amtrak Unlimited Discussion Forum

Printable Coupons for Chicago’s Union Station Food Court

Tickets to the Willis Tower Skydeck

Amtrak Train Reservations

Amtrak Guest Rewards MasterCard — Free Train Travel

Best States for Retirement