Route 66 Through the Southwest
Stretching from Chicago to Los Angeles, iconic Route 66 is a part of American legend and lore. Countless people have travelled along this historic roadway, celebrating the spirit of America, and the freedom of the open road. The beating heart of America can be felt as you glide along Route 66, and if you pay attention, you just might catch a fleeting glimpse of The American Dream.
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