Home » Archives by category » Vintage Travel

Let’s Go On A Retro Road Trip To The Mother Earth Motor Lodge in Kinston, North Carolina

Let’s Go On A Retro Road Trip To The Mother Earth Motor Lodge in Kinston, North Carolina

Share This Post

By Sara In AZ   I don’t know if y’all are like me, but I yearn for a time of “Mom and Pop” motels. There was a time, not too long ago, where motels and lodges were special and each had their own unique character…..now its mostly just all the…

The 1955 All-Electric House In The Johnson County Museum In Shawnee, Kansas – Part II

The 1955 All-Electric House In The Johnson County Museum In Shawnee, Kansas – Part II

Share This Post

By RetroRuth Welcome back to Part II of our photo tour of the All-Electric House in Kansas. Thank you so, so, much to reader Heather, who took all these pictures to share with you guys. It was above and beyond, and we truly appreciate it! From the Johnson County Museum…

The 1955 All-Electric House From The Johnson County Museum In Shawnee, Kansas – Part I

The 1955 All-Electric House From The Johnson County Museum In Shawnee, Kansas – Part I

Share This Post

By RetroRuth If you have never been to the All-Electric House in Kansas, here is your chance for a great photo tour! Tom and I visited this gem a few years ago. At the time, this home was located next to the Johnson County Museum and you were given guided…

Thursday Retro Rewind – March 1956 : Let’s All Go On A Honeymoon Trip With Sally Jo and Dean – Part 4

Thursday Retro Rewind – March 1956 : Let’s All Go On A Honeymoon Trip With Sally Jo and Dean – Part 4

Share This Post

Since we are in the “wedding and honeymoon” season right now I thought it would be fun to re-run this series I originally posted about 4 years ago. Let’s follow along as Sally Jo and Dean go on their honeymoon trip…. 1956 style!  By Sara In AZ We are finishing…

Thursday Retro Rewind – March 1956 : Let’s All Go On A Honeymoon Trip With Sally Jo and Dean – Part 3

Thursday Retro Rewind – March 1956 : Let’s All Go On A Honeymoon Trip With Sally Jo and Dean – Part 3

Share This Post

Since we are in the “wedding and honeymoon” season right now I thought it would be fun to re-run this series I originally posted about 4 years ago. Let’s follow along as Sally Jo and Dean go on their honeymoon trip…. 1956 style!  By Sara In AZ We are continuing…

Thursday Retro Rewind – March 1956 : Let’s All Go On A Honeymoon Trip With Sally Jo and Dean – Part 2

Thursday Retro Rewind – March 1956 : Let’s All Go On A Honeymoon Trip With Sally Jo and Dean – Part 2

Share This Post

Since we are in the “wedding and honeymoon” season right now I thought it would be fun to re-run this series I originally posted about 4 years ago. Let’s follow along as Sally Jo and Dean go on their honeymoon trip…. 1956 style!  By Sara In AZ We are continuing…

Thursday Retro Rewind – March 1956 : Let’s All Go On A Honeymoon Trip With Sally Jo and Dean – Part 1

Thursday Retro Rewind – March 1956 : Let’s All Go On A Honeymoon Trip With Sally Jo and Dean – Part 1

Share This Post

Since we are in the “wedding and honeymoon” season right now I thought it would be fun to re-run this series I originally posted about 4 years ago. Let’s follow along as Sally Jo and Dean go on their honeymoon trip…. 1956 style!  By Sara In AZ I have to…

Vintage Camper Friday: Texas Finds

Vintage Camper Friday: Texas Finds

Share This Post

By Merlin This week’s finds hail to us from the great state of Texas.  Both are capable of towing by a medium sized vehicle, no six or eight cylinder behemoths needed to haul these to your campsite of choice.  The first is a 1947 teardrop.  This style has been popular…

Vintage Camper Friday: Shastas!!

Vintage Camper Friday: Shastas!!

Share This Post

By Merlin   These little spam cans have their beginnings in WW2.  Shasta started building travel trailers in 1941 for US Armed forces employees.  After the war the camper trailer boom began and Shasta campers became extremely popular.  Shasta expanded their production facilities in 1952, 1958 and 1963.     …

Kon Tiki in Tucson Arizona

Kon Tiki in Tucson Arizona

Share This Post

By Sara In AZ   OK, last week I told y’all all about the antiquing Mike and I did around Tucson… this week I will let you in on more Tucson fun we had…..we finally made it to the Kon Tiki tiki bar!!!! I had been wanting to go to…

Page 1 of 19123Next ›Last »