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Waitiki Retro Lounge – Orlando, FL

Submitted by Paige Taylor – Orlando, Florida is full of vibrant nightlife, many of which include great restaurants, bars and nightclubs. Whether you came to Orlando on business or for a vacation, there is one place you can be sure… Continue Reading

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Blue Swallow Motel wins January Facebook Poll!

Travel Retro is pleased to announce that the Blue Swallow Motel (815 E. Route 66 Blvd, Tucumcari , NM) is the winner in our January 2012 Poll, “Who has the most iconic neon sign?”  There were a lot of great… Continue Reading

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a personal-project nearly a decade in the making

Thank you to Fading Nostalgia for writing about us! Here is what was said… “While the concept is similar to the likes of RoadsideAmerica and RoadsideOnline, the clean, easy to navigate, vintage-inspired web design is what caught our eye. Travel… Continue Reading

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Here’s what they say: “Travelers nostalgic for a classic American road trip can add some retro style to their next drive. Travel Retro is a growing online compendium of vintage motels, lodges, and motor courts in the U.S. satellite maps where… Continue Reading

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STYLE | Vintage Travel Cases

I love a great vintage suitcase or train case. The scars, age and character they showcase after all their many years of travel. As well as their unique shapes, materials, compartments and colors. Some of them have even been up-cycled… Continue Reading

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Smartly using Facebook to gain exposure and grow an email list

This article was posted by Mallory Hull of myemma. To read this and other great articles from Mallory, please click here! Thank you Mallory! Things we love: Smartly using Facebook to gain exposure and grow an email list How the Thunderbird… Continue Reading

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We love suggestions!

elcome to Travel Retro! We hope you love the beginnings of what is going to be an amazing resource. I are always looking for great retro inns to add to our site. If you have any suggestions, please add a… Continue Reading

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Great Eats

There korean town singles bar is a groovy little diner called Sundog just down from the Palms in Atlantic orlando dating service Beach… They have a great retro vibe and a yummy menu! Where do you eat when webcam… Continue Reading

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Chalk art @ the Jupiter Hotel

The Jupiter Hotel plays host to some of the quirkiest, most talented artists this side of the Mississippi. Their medium of choice? The chalkboard doors of the hotel, of course! This is a gallery to highlight the enlightened work of… Continue Reading

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2011 summer

With summer coming to a close and all of us getting back to work and school it is time to look back on what we did. We would love to know where you made memories this summer. What was exceptional?… Continue Reading

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