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Episode #55 – Celebrating National Train Day

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Join us as we celebrate the 7th annual National Train Day by hopping aboard the California Zephyr, traveling from Chicago west through the Rockies, across the desert, and onward to California! We’ll share tips and tricks for securing the lowest fares as well as making sure you’ve got the best seat on the train.

This Week in Travel focuses on rising speed limits; we’ll tell you where the speed limit will be rising to 80 mph this summer, plus we’ll tell you which airlines profited the most from baggage fees. All this, plus classic commercials from The Travel Archive and old-fashioned comedy On the Lighter Side! It’s another hour of travel, roadtripping, and fun on this week’s edition of Road Trip Radio!

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