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The Motelorcycle Chronicles Motels and Motorcycle Travel, The New Roaring 20s – Travel Article

Welcome the glam. Welcome the style. Welcome the 2020s! It was 100 years ago that America welcomed in the roaring 20s. The Great War was over and people were thirsty for decadence and adventure. The 1920s ushered in a new era of motor tourists as Americans bought shiny new motor vehicles and took to travel the country.  While there is no record of the total amount of motorcycles sold in the 1920s, by the end of the decade Americans purchased…

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The Motelorcycle Chronicles Motels and Motorcycle Travel, Getting Turned On – Travel Article

The warmth of neon For those that don’t know me, I love a double entendre. Hence the title of this piece. But the real story here is one of Route 66’s most photographed landmarks, the Roy’s Motel and Cafe sign in Amboy California, is getting turned on today after being dark since the 80s. Earlier this week, The Desert Sun reported that the owners of Roy’s Motel and Cafe had successfully raised $17,500 in a Kickstarter campaign to get the famous sign to…

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