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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 #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 #28 – Road Trip Secrets of St. Louis

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Meet us in St. Louis to discover the hidden treasures of this fabulous, historic city.  Our Along the Way… segment features plenty of fun, off-the-beaten-path things to do in St. Louis, Missouri – the Gateway to the West.  In our main segment, we discuss the history of air-conditioning in motor vehicles.  You might be surprised at how far back A/C has been a feature in our motor transportation.