We stay in exponential instances. While much of the attraction of taking a trip down the legendary freeway lies in the thought of being on the open highway in the wilderness, speeding previous one great attraction to the following, Route 66 additionally takes in among the United States’ most archetypal roadside scenes together with great shows of neon signs, rusty center-of-nowhere truck stops and kitschy Americana.
As you enter Joliet, follow IL fifty three through city all the way to Gardner Turn west on Main to the east outer highway of Interstate fifty five. Follow this street via numerous cities to the “Twin Cities” of Bloomington-Regular The outer road will change into Shelbourne Drive and enter Regular.
Initially, highway officers planned for the last section of US 66 to be bypassed by interstates in Texas, but as was the case in many places, lawsuits held up building of the new interstates. Nowadays, the highway most travelled on is called Historic Route sixty six.