This short four day features St Louis, as the largest city on Route 66 between Los Angeles and Chicago. You’ll spend a day with sights to the north and another day touring the south, you learn of history and life on what Steinbeck called “The Mother Road” in his vivid portrait, The Grapes of Wrath. You hear about Americana, family vacations, early tourist marketing as tap your toes to Nat King Cole’s “Won’t you get hip, to this timely tip, Get your kicks on Route 66..”
Route 66, “The Mother Road” — holds a special place in American consciousness. It evokes images of simpler times, mom and pop businesses, the mobilization of a nation and the influence of the automobile. Come experience the journey’s of earlier generations.