When we heard that The Caribbean Motel in Wildwood NJ (a 1950s modern motel masterpiece) was honored as the first motel to be listed in the Register of Historic Places, we knew we had to re-visit the site of one of our fab vintage vacation destinations!
If you want to hear my Boston accent make an unscheduled appearance on RetroRoadmap listen to my attempt at extemporaneous narration as you watch this video of the wonderful rotating rootbeeer mug on Route 61 in La Place Louisiana. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lkR7YqEgC3g] Or turn off the volume and just watch it go ’round. I’ll have more
Though the chain stores try to obscure this roadside gem from sight, Zip’s Diner raises their hand and flags down passersby with one simple request – EAT! And that’s exactly what you should do should you be in this corner of Connecticut -Eat At Zip’s Diner in Dayville, CT. Even a gloomy grey day could
The bright neon glow of the fabulous Olympia diner sign in Newington Connecticut was a welcomed sight as we made our way towards Mass via the Berlin Turnpike on our last trek home. We were totally pulled into the tractorbeam of this bright oasis and I’m superpsyched to add this roadside delight to the RetroRoadmap