New Toll Calculator App Launches as NYC Tolls Hit $14

If you’re planning a trip to New York City for the holiday be prepared to pay a little extra as the tolls for the six bridges and tunnels leading from New Jersey into the Big Apple increased on Sunday, Dec. … Continue reading

Top Ten Craziest Roads in the World

We’ve gone out and found ten of the most amazing serpentine, cliff-hugging, water-crossing and mountain-scaling roads in the world.  Have you ever driven on any of these amazing roads? Find fifty other amazing road trip itineraries in our Ultimate Road … Continue reading

The Ultimate Road Trip Bucket List!

Top 10 National Geographic Drives of a Lifetime in Interactive Maps Customize them and take them with you. They work great on tablets and smartphones. Get all 50 interactive maps on our CarTripper Facebook page.

Don’t Tell Gandalf, But Middle Earth’s Been Conquered!

California Unseats New Zealand as Ultimate Road Trip Destination Last March when we released our annual ranking of the Top 10 Drives of a Lifetime, National Geographic’s iconic collection of 500 of the world’s most spectacular road trips, New Zealand’s North Island … Continue reading

It’s Time to Run With the Bulls

Today Kicks Off the Pamplona Festival Made Famous by Heminway’s The Sun Also Rises. To Celebrate We’ve Created a Special Road Trip Pulled Straight From the Novel. This literary road trip follows the journey of Hemingway’s Jake Barnes as he … Continue reading

The Perfect July 4th Road Trip

This Year’s Fourth of July Commemorates Two American Wars, and National Geographic has the Perfect Road Trip for Both George, meet Abe.  Abe, George.  This year on July 4th Americans are not only commemorating their battle for independence, but also the sesquicentennial … Continue reading

New Gettysburg Trip Planner Launched in Honor of Sesquicentennial

Available Exclusively on Military Times Microsite Commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the Historic Civil War Battle It’s not too late to play your July 4th holiday trip to Gettysburg, and in honor of the sesquicentennial of the famous battle, considered … Continue reading

The Cost of Going to Disney Parks Just Increased With New Rate Hikes

But Lower Gas Prices Should Help Offset Some of the Costs for Drivers According to USA Today ticket prices for Walt Disney World and Disneyland increased as much as 15% over the weekend with a $6 increase at the Magic Kingdom … Continue reading

Kmart the Latest Retailer to Offer Gas Discounts

Funny TV Commercial Promoting Gas Saving Goes Viral A video promoting Kmart’s $.30 per gallon savings on purchases over $50 has gone viral on YouTube and is already up to over 4 million views.  This follows an earlier viral hit … Continue reading

New Survey Reveals Insights into Trip Planning Habits of Car Travelers

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