Johnson City to Gatlinburg, Tennessee
This is one of the most beautiful stretches of highway that ever plowed through the mountains. You’ll drive through Greenville along your journey where you can visit the historical site that features two homes belonging to President Andrew Jackson. Take a detour onto US Route 321 and ride along Great Smoky Mountains National Park. On the second leg of this two day trip, you can drive through park or spend some time at the Dollywood theme park nearby.
Overseas Highway, Florida
Only a country that loves cars as much as we do would build a 105 miles worth of asphalt and concrete to link the islands from Key Largo to Key West. You’ll be on a causeway or bridge the entire drive, surrounded by brilliant blue water. It’s an absolutely mind blowing drive. Here’s a word of advice: traffic is less crowded in early summer and spring before the major waves of vacationers hit the area. For a view of the sunset that would make a religious man out of anyone, catch the view from Mallory Square Dock in Key West. [Read more…]