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Road Trip in the United States
Posted June 7th, 2013 - 11:16 pm by from Langenthal, Switzerland (Permalink)
Hello my dear friends!

I am planning to do a road trip through the United states in the end of July- August 2013. I will start in New York- Washington D.C- New Orleans- Texas- Grand Canyon- Las Vegas- Los Angeles- San Fransisco.
Every companion is welcome and I would be very glad if you can help me out in finding a couch or offering me a ride by car if you are heading the same way..

Thank you so much for your help!
xxx
Fabienne

Posted June 8th, 2013 - 8:22 am by from New York, United States (Permalink)
You gonna have fun.
I have done it till Texas and back.
:D

Posted June 11th, 2013 - 8:36 am by from Glasgow, Scotland (Permalink)
Fabienne, I am doing something similar, although I and doing niagra falls then miami before i head west. Im not driving either and will be using public transport mostly, so might see you along the way

Posted June 11th, 2013 - 12:31 pm by from New York, United States (Permalink)
Andrew, I am in Niagara. Where are you staying?

Posted June 11th, 2013 - 12:52 pm by from Glasgow, Scotland (Permalink)
I will only be arriving on July 9th, haven't figured out much regarding accommodation, guess i will play it by ear and see where the road leads me

Posted June 14th, 2013 - 9:44 am by from Velden (Niederbayern), Germany (Permalink)
Hi, Fabienne.
I do have similar plans this summer. Will do a 3-month road trip: Boston - New York - Philadelphia - Washington - Miami.
From 16. July - 16. October.
Unfortunately I don´t have a car either. Might see you on the road.

Posted June 14th, 2013 - 2:44 pm by from Steinborn, Germany (Permalink)
Hey Christoph Findelsberger,
I am doing the same trip but one month earlier and the other way round. I suggest you to get one or two amtrak train multi-city tickets (see http://tickets.amtrak.com/itd/amtrak/ComplexRail ) and then get from city to next city using that. It is a lot cheaper than flying airplanes or renting cars+gasoline and is a lot more comfortable too, if you want to do backpack traveling and stay in hotels/hostels or youth hostels.

Posted June 29th, 2013 - 9:55 pm by from Van, Turkey (Permalink)
hi fabienne ı have a similar plan too ı may join with you how long does road trip take , how much does it coast , did you make any investigation about these questions?