Valentine’s Day, the celebration of love, is right around the corner. Do you know what you are doing? Whether you are celebrating romantic, platonic love, or for yourself, everyone has reason to acknowledge the season. So get out there to celebrate what you have. Here are three of the best road trips in the southeastern portion of the United States to celebrate every kind of love in your life.
Waynesboro, Virginia to Cherokee, North Carolina
The Blue Ridge Parkway sits to the backdrop of the infamous Blue Ridge Mountains. Easily one of the most popular east coast drives, this destination has more to offer than most people. National parks, state parks, waterfalls, forests, museums, and even spas decorate the drive. Of course, simply driving along the parkway is an experience inside the car, but there is plenty to explore if you want to stretch your legs.
Miami to the Florida Keys
This unique 1938 roadway, the Oversea Highway, spans the Florida Keys. This 113-mile highway gives you a fantastic view of the Atlantic Ocean as you drive across it. Starting in Miami, you will cross 42 bridges and come across so many attractions. The Coral Reef State Park, Dolphin Research Center, and Sunset Celebration are among the most exciting stops. You won’t be bored on this one-of-a-kind road trip.
Atlanta to Savannah, Georgia
If you are looking for southern charm, drive through the Georgia backroads. Between Atlanta and Savannah, you will find charming small towns and beautiful forest landscapes. This drive takes about 4 hours, going on Interstate 20, Highway 441, and I-16. There is a wide variety of attractions to see on this route. Visit the Tubman Museum, Piedmont Wildlife Refuge, Tybee Island. Savannah serves as a great end destination to explore because of the romance it holds. At the end of your trip, walk the streets lined with Spanish moss and explore the rich history and music the city offers.
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