USA's Best Trips

USA's Best Trips

99 Themed Itineraries Across America

By Sara Benson; Amy C. Balfour; Alison Bing

Lonely Planet, Paperback, 9781741797350, 712pp.

Publication Date: October 2010

Gold Medal Winner for the Society of American Travel Writers Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Awards
99 of the Country's Best Trips
Whether you re a local looking for a long weekend escape, or a visitor looking to explore, Lonely Planet's Trips series offers the best itineraries and makes it easy to plan the perfect trip time and again.
Includes the Mid-Atlantic, New England, the South, Florida, the Great Lakes, the Great Plains, Texas, the Rocky Mountains, the Southwest, California and the Pacific Northwest
Easy-to-use maps for every trip, plus driving times and directions
Explore the country with trips ranging from two days to two weeks
Theme icons make finding the perfect trip simple no matter what your interest
Local experts share their favorite trip ideas, including a food-lovers tour of Northern California from Alice Waters and a musician's tour of the Midwest music scene
Tune in on the road with our regional music playlists
Family-friendly and pet-friendly listings throughout
Green index lists the most environmentally friendly options across the country

About the Author

Alison Bing is a writer and critic who lives in San Francisco.