It was time to get out of New York. It was cold. We rented a car, filled it up and took a nice long road trip south to Florida. East Coast USA road trip. Family Travel in the United States of America. #familytravel #roadtrip #USA
"The tree at the end of the bridge holds a fruit that grants infinite wisdom that is guaranteed to help you on your quest." said the Gaurdian. "The bridge you must cross has been there for many years, on the verge of breaking. Do you cross or turn back?"
On May 21, 1937, Governor George Howard Earle III signed bill to create turnpike commission to issue $50 million-$65 million in bonds ($825 million-$1.1 billion today) to finance construction of "all-weather" toll highway from Pittsburgh to Harrisburg. Engineers used seven tunnels built in the 1880s for the abandoned South PA Railroad to speed up construction. Road opened on October 1, 1940, between Irwin and Carlisle, becoming the first long-distance limited-access highway in the U.S.