10 Top Mini Road Trips You Can Take This Weekend

There’s nothing quite as liberating as getting out on the open road. Swapping the chaos of the city for the charm of a small town, viewing the wide-open skies along a scenic highway… The great American road trip is like a national rite of passage; whether it’s the path to self-discovery you seek or just the thrill of adventure, there’s a freeway to take you there. But you don’t have to take time off from work to hit the trail either: The tarmac is calling your name to a local town this weekend. Scroll down for a few of our favorite mini road trips.