Off the beaten path – eight road trip destinations to consider this weekend

Bridgestone Americas summer travel survey indicates about 89 percent of Americans will hit the road this summer. Autotrader.com estimates 50 percent of Americans take at least one extended car trip per month.

But where is everybody going?

If you have the urge to take a road trip, but don’t yet have a destination in mind, we have a few suggestions. From the grown-up to the never-gonna-grow-up, a tiny river town to funky coastal cities and salt-water taffy to wine tasting, these eight picks have you covered with everything that’s great about summer.

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