Tag Archives: road trips

Driving from Oklahoma City to Dallas: Things to Do Between OKC and DFW + Road Trip Tips

Oklahoma - Davis - Driving I35 S

There was a time when I was in high school when my Dad had to commute to Dallas from Oklahoma City, so we would take turns and spend some weekends in Dallas so he wouldn’t have to make the drive from OKC to Dallas every single week. This, plus all my trips to Texas, means […]

16 Kitschy Oklahoma Roadside Attractions Worth Stopping For!

Oklahoma - Tulsa - Route 66 - Buck Atom - Buck's Cosmis Curios

Oklahoma, home to the longest stretch of Route 66, hosts quite a few amazing roadside attractions all across the state. Here are my favorite Oklahoma roadside attractions – so far! Bookmark this post as I will be adding more as I continue my Oklahoma travels! Can’t read now? Pin for later! What is a Roadside […]

How to Get from Oklahoma City to Pawhuska the Easy Way & the Hard Way!

Oklahoma - Pawhuska - Tallgrass Prairie Preserve - View from car driving around

Whether you’re headed up to Pawhuska from Oklahoma City to see the Bison at the Tallgrass Prairie Preserve, learn about the Osage Nation at the various museums, or eat your heart out at the Mercantile, you’re in for a real treat! This charming Oklahoma hidden gem can be visited as a day trip or a […]

15 Stunning Oklahoma Scenic Drives to Enjoy Nature Away from People

Talimena Drive in Southeast Oklahoma

When I think about some of the most scenic drives I’ve been on in my lifetime, I think about winding my way around the coastline in Crete, driving through northern Portugal in the Douro wine valley, and road tripping around Slea Head Drive in Ireland. But I also, honestly, think about sunset in the Wichita […]

21 of the Best Weekend Getaways in Oklahoma

The sky and rocky edge reflects in the still water in the early morning at Wichita Mountains National Wildlife Refuge, November 2017 Oklahoma

Sometimes you just need to get away from home for a few days and relax. Visiting somewhere new, even if it’s closely, is invigorating. A quick trip can bring families closer together, create friends for life, and provide the perfect way to blow off some steam. And you don’t have to go far to enjoy […]