Retro Roadmap Blog

Chronicle TV show “Goes Retro” Along With Me!

My mother was kind enough to leave a message here at my sister’s house, to let me know that the local Chronicle TV show was “Going Retro” tonight, and sis was cool enough to DVR it as I was out with pals. They covered some of the places that I’ve

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Blobfest 2010 Map, Phoenixville PA – Retro Roadmap Style!

Since we’re local to Blobfest, an annual tradition here in Phoenixville PA, celebrating Steve McQueen and that great 1958 horror movie classic The Blob,  I thought I’d try and be the  “Retro Roadmap Hostess-with-the-Mostess” and make it easy for out of towners to check out some  our fave places in

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Updates- Blobfest, Jimmy John’s, Pink Motel ‘n’ more

Just a quick update with some good news here at Retro Roadmap headquarters: We’ll be posting a link to our “Insiders guide to Blobfest” soon! Thrilled to have permission to reprint The Vintage Traveler’s info about the Pink Motel. Thanks Fuzzy Lizzie, hope to get more reports from the road

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What’s On Your Local RetroRoadmap?

Do you have RetroRoadmap-worthy places close to where you live? Or does your version of a retro roadtrip mean driving  4-eva to locate one authentic vintage place ? Maybe I’m just lucky that I live in the part of the country where everything is closer together. I’ve got Speck’s, a

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