Music and travel are entangled with one another. Anyone who travels takes their favorite music along so it can become the soundtrack to the biggest experiences of their lives. Long story short, I started jotting down notes about some of the best travel songs ever. Enjoy and feel free to add yours to the comments section below. The lyrics I Need A Break (From My Vacation) - John Hall* - Rock Me On The Water simple and pure and you can help but to hum and sing along to this hit single from Lindsey Buckingham.
The lyrics capture the true essence of spending time in California. You can check out any time you like but you can never leave. A wonderful #5 (De Hond Van) Jonas - Freek de Jonge - De Vergrijzing (DVD) song that has me singing out loud every time I hear it.
Just keep traveling down the highway! Of all the songs on my list, this one reminds me most of my travel life. Music keeps you moving forward. I remember when this album came out. And you just have to love the Shake It Up - The Cars - Shake It Up cover with the band water skiing in their tutus.
Serious vacation fun! You gotta love anyone who was born in the backseat of a Greyhound Bus rolling down Highway In some ways we all go out in search of America. This song written by Paul Simon is a beautiful musical essay about young lovers who hitchhike their way across the country. It was based on an actual road trip he took with his girlfriend Cathy in Lovely and inspiring. I enjoy the Rolling Stones recording of the title with a trip that begins on Highway 40 and goes all the way along Route 66 through eight states to the coast of California.
This one belongs in the travel hall of fame. Terrific and full of energy. An instant pick-me-up. Nominees for Best Travel Movies Ever. Fall Music Festivals. Craziest Travel Stories of Have you thought about putting this playlist on spotify? That would be a gtpreat way to,keep it to play when traveling. Great post. Any time I hear it, I want to sing it at the top of my lungs and get moving.
I love all of these and they are on my travel playlist. Another Paul Simon tune that really captures a Cry For Help - Dead Man Winter - Bright Lights desire to be home after a long haul of travel. Great list! We play them as we drive to airport! I can even remember the exact place on the highway.
Great memories…. Your email address will not be published. February 3, Music and travel are entangled with one another. Life is a Highway — Tom Cochrane A wonderful up-beat song that has me singing out loud every time I hear it. Share This. This Post Has 27 Comments. Great list, thank you. My all time favorite. Seems odd but my friend and I always played Funkytown when we would leave for vacation! Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.
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