America’s national parks preserve more than the great outdoors.
In cities, the national park service also manages historical parks, monuments, recreation areas, with museums, forts, historic ships, battlefields hiking trails, islands, ancient petroglyphs, war memorials.
The United States has such a diverse and glorious landscape, family road trips are a tradition.
Drive trips have lots of advantages, but also conjure up cranky kids and searching for gas stations in the middle of the night.
Here’s our tips for road trips around the United States, and a relaxing vacation.