Illinois road trips, Chicago summer staycations, and more!

Bob Sirott

FILE – In this May 28, 2003 file photo a motorist travels west on U. S. Route 66 near Riverton, Kan. A new U.S. Senate proposal would designate Route 66, the Mother Road that connected Chicago to Los Angeles and was once an economic driver for small towns across the post-World War II nation, as a National Historic Trail. (AP Photo/Mike Gullett,File)

Just in time for National Road Trip Day, the Illinois Office of Tourism has released 60 new road trip itineraries as part of its new tourism campaign. Karla Flannery, Illinois Office of Tourism Deputy Director, joined Bob Sirott to talk about Illinois road trips in advance and the kick off to summer travel season!

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