Retro Roadmap Blog

Upcoming Fun on

Thanks to all the Retro Roadmap readers who swung by the closing party at the Doo Wop experience last night – despite the traffic could it have been a more perfect day at the beach? Special shout out especially to Glen Wells of and Mike Engle of who

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Mod Betty and The Flag

Support the Independents on Independence Day Weekend!

Happy 4th of July – Independence Day weekend everybody! Whether you’re on Old Cape Cod… Staying home on the porch… Vacationing in Florida… Or driving on a road trip…. Don’t forget to support your independently owned, vintage retro and cool old businesses this weekend!

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Retro Roadmap Weekend Plan – Beach Bound!

Happy weekend Retro Roadmappers! I’ve had a crazy busy week chock full of behind the scenes Retro Roadfun, including a whirlwind trip to New Jersey to photograph some of their remaining vintage diners (more on that later). I’ll be catching up on my writing and photo editing this weekend, in

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Lake George, NY – A Fun Vintage Vacation Destination!

After all these years of saying I wanted to go to Lake George NY and partake in the vintage vacation wonderfulness, Retro Roadhusband and I spent a long weekend up there, just before Memorial Day Weekend. While some of the town has been modernized to keep with the times, there

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Introducing Retro Road State Maps!

Good news for those of us who love vintage retro and cool old places! The original Retro Roadmap has now become so chock full of vintage goodness that you can no longer view all entries on one map. This means we’ve got a lot of good content, and plenty of

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Retro Roadmap One Year Anniversary, Thanks to You!

I can’t believe that it has been one year already since I started Retro Roadmap, and want to thank all of you folks for the input, support and encouragement along the way! I’ve learned a lot of things during this past year doing Retro Roadmap: It sure takes up a

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Recovering From Retro Roadkid Visit 🙂

While we had a swell going on all sorts of fun vintage adventures with the Retro Roadfamily this weekend I have to admit that the all of us here at the Hacienda are still recovering from the whirlwind of activity! I’m going to do my best to catch up on

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