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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

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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…

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

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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

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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…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Pink Poodle Motel

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Pink Poodle Motel

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By Sara In AZ In my opinion – the most EPIC motel sign in all the world!   Seen on the Poodle06 Flickr page.…

More Vintage (looking) Polaroid Land Camera Pictures

More Vintage (looking) Polaroid Land Camera Pictures

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By Sara In AZ Here are a few more Polaroid Land Camera Pictures from our trips out and about. We took all the pictures with the Land Camera that was gifted to us from Ruth and Tom. This camera takes such interesting shots – though it only has the most…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Beacon Motor Hotel Ontario, Canada

Vintage Snappy Saturday : The Beacon Motor Hotel Ontario, Canada

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By Sara In AZ Oh my gosh! How I’d love to be able to travel back in time and stay just one night at this amazing hotel……the chairs….that lamp…..squee!!!!   Postcard of Beacon Motor Hotel in Ontario, Canada from seller thepapergallery2  …

Vintage Snappy Saturday : 1960s Howard Johnson’s Motel

Vintage Snappy Saturday : 1960s Howard Johnson’s Motel

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By Sara In AZ How I wish we could go back to a time when all motels were this epically cool! 1964 Motel/Hotel Kodak Ektachrome slide from seller jesseborwege  …

Birch Lodge and Motel – A 1950’s Time Capsule Motel In Michigan Part II

Birch Lodge and Motel – A 1950’s Time Capsule Motel In Michigan Part II

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By RetroRuth Welcome to Part II of our recent stay at Birch Lodge and Motel! If you want to check out the excellent time-capsule rooms, you can check out this post. But now we are going to be looking at the Lodge area, which has a fantastic vintage bar inside…

Birch Lodge and Motel – A 1950’s Time Capsule Motel In Michigan

Birch Lodge and Motel – A 1950’s Time Capsule Motel In Michigan

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By RetroRuth I am very happy to say that on our most recent vacation, we got to stay in a time capsule motel! This is a shot of our room in the very nice Birch Lodge and Motel in Michigan’s Upper Penninsula. If this seems familiar to you, we did…

Polaroid Land Camera Pictures : Vintage Neon Signs

Polaroid Land Camera Pictures : Vintage Neon Signs

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By Sara In AZ I promised a while back that I would show more Polaroid Land Camera Pictures from our trips out and about. We took all the pictures with the Land Camera that was gifted to us from Ruth and Tom. This camera takes such interesting shots – though…

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