9 episodes

Get in, we're taking a road trip!

Greetings from Somewhere Zach Mack

    • Places & Travel
    • 4.9 • 78 Ratings

Get in, we're taking a road trip!

    Planes, Trains & Wheelchairs | Detour

    Planes, Trains & Wheelchairs | Detour

    For some, getting from A to B requires a lot more than an ID and a ticket.


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    • 23 min
    Disney World, Magic Kingdom

    Disney World, Magic Kingdom

    What brings people to the most magical place on earth during the weirdest time on earth?


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    • 29 min
    VanLife | Detour

    VanLife | Detour

    The pandemic has led to a renewed interest in #Vanlife, but what is it REALLY like living in a van? Longtime VanLifer Laura Edmondson stops by to share details.


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    • 22 min
    Mount Rushmore, SD

    Mount Rushmore, SD

    Mount Rushmore National Memorial was built as a tourist trap and a brash tribute to democracy, but if you lean in, it's hard not to notice its faults. Even after they’ve been chiseled away and sanded down.


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    • 19 min
    The Present and Future of the American Road Trip | Pt. 2

    The Present and Future of the American Road Trip | Pt. 2

    How are the pandemic and societal tensions affecting the reality of today's road trip? And what will road trips look like in 50 years? Tariro Mzezewa, Alvin Hall, and Dan Albert help us unpack. 


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    • 27 min
    The Myth of the American Road Trip | Pt. 1

    The Myth of the American Road Trip | Pt. 1

    From Route 66 to roadside diners - what drives America's love affair with the road? Allen Pietrobon, a road trip historian and professor at Trinity Washington University challenges our romanticization of the American road trip and reveals why it's not always like the movie Cars.


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    • 27 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
78 Ratings

78 Ratings

grayandmagenta ,

A great listen!

Love this podcast! Zach is super down-to-earth and easy to listen to, he’s the best kinda guide for a show all about travel. The podcast really immerses you in the places he visits and the production is solid. Lookin forward to more episodes!

Nati74747 ,

Excellent!

Great, quality podcasting!

LenaJones77 ,

Keep being better

Hope you focus more on sustainability, supporting black and female owned businesses while traveling!! Thank you for being thoughtful

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