Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Whether exploring your own back yard or somewhere new, discover the freedom of the Mid-Atlantic's open roads with Lonely Planet's New York & the Mid-Atlantic's Best Trips, your passport to unique experiences awaiting you along these classic Americana highways. Featuring 27 amazing road trips, from two-day escapes to two-week adventures, you can readily leave behind urban skylines for backcountry wilds or follow the routes of Civil War armies, all with your trusted travel companion. Jump in the car, cue up your driving playlist, and hit the road! Inside Lonely Planet's New York & the Mid-Atlantic's Best Trips: Lavish color and gorgeous photography throughout Itineraries and planning advice to pick the right tailored routes for your needs and interests Get around easily - 98 easy-to-read, full-color route maps, detailed directions Insider tips to get around like a local, avoid trouble spots and be safe on the road - local driving rules, parking, toll roads Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Useful features - including Stretch Your Legs, Detours, and Link Your Trip Covers New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Washington DC, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and more The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet's New York & the Mid-Atlantic's Best Trips is perfect for exploring the region in the classic American way - by road trip! Planning a New York trip sans a car? Lonely Planet's New York guide, our most comprehensive guide to New York, is perfect for exploring both top sights and lesser-known gems or check out Discover New York, a photo-rich guide to the city's most popular attractions. There's More in Store for You: For more road-tripping ideas, check out Lonely Planet's USA Best Trips guides to New England, Southwest USA, California, Pacific Northwest, Florida & the South, and USA. Or start with our FREE SAMPLER 'USA's Best Trips: 7 Amazing Road Trips,' with excerpts from each guide to help you pick which region to explore first. Also, check out Lonely Planet's European Best Trips guides to Italy, France, and Ireland and our FREE SAMPLER 'Europe's Best Trips: 3 Amazing Road Trips' for more road trip inspiration. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Michael Grosberg and Adam Karlin. About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveler community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.