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Learn about the amazing roadside attractions that came into fashion during the height of our nation's fascination with the Great American Road Trip.

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Top 5 Most Dangerous Roads in the World

To be sure, there are plenty of bad roads all over the world. But these five routes seem to appear most often on cautionary lists of death-defying avenues.


10 Great Motorcycle Trips

 10 Great Motorcycle Trips

Curious about where to begin a great motorcycle trip? Read about classic motorcycle trips in the United States at HowStuffWorks. See more »

10 Foods to Buy by the Side of the Road

 10 Foods to Buy by the Side of the Road

Food always tastes better on the road. Check out 10 foods to buy by the side of the road at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Top 5 Most Dangerous Roads in the World

 Top 5 Most Dangerous Roads in the World

The top 5 most dangerous roads in the world will test the driving skills and courage of even the best drivers. Check out the world's 5 most dangerous roads. See more »

What's so special about Route 66?

 What's so special about Route 66?

What's so special about Route 66? Read about the beginnings of historic Route 66 and why the idea of a Route 66 road trip still captures imaginations. See more »

Can you cook a meal on your car's engine?

 Can you cook a meal on your car's engine?

Car cooking isn't the same as tailgating. With car cooking, you actually heat up a meal under the hood. Learn more about car cooking on your engine. See more »

How an Ice Hotel Works

 How an Ice Hotel Works

An ice hotel is essentially a gigantic igloo that is converted into a hotel. Learn about ice hotels and find out how an ice hotel is created. See more »