How to Make a Weekend Feel Like a Vacation: 5 Day Trips From Chicago

Take a day to learn about the universe, commune with nature, and discover some good eats — all within a 2-hour drive of Chicago. Check out these 5 day trips.

Travel hacks | Destinations

Esurance: Election Insurance Sweepstakes

Dreaming of a post-election escape? Head to Twitter to tell us where you’d move using #MakeYourEscapeSweeps for a chance at $10K to “try before you buy.”

All the news | Around Esurance | Travel hacks | Destinations | Getting there

Hurricane Matthew: How to Weather the Aftermath Safely

Hurricane Matthew had a major impact on the southeastern U.S. Here are a few tips to help you stay safe in the storm’s aftermath.

All the news | Around the nation

How to Make Your Weekend Feel Like a Vacation: 5 Day Trips from San Francisco

Make your weekend feel like a vacation with a car, a playlist, a tank of gas, and our list of the best Bay Area day trips.

Travel hacks | Destinations

The 11 Most Interesting Roads in America

Feel like driving somewhere really worthwhile — maybe up a volcano, through a tree, or back to colonial times? Discover the most remarkable roads in the country.

Travel hacks

The 8 Most Spectacular Flower and Garden Shows in the U.S.

Attention horticulture vultures: spring is fast approaching. Time to jump-start your green thumb at one of these epic garden events.

Travel hacks

Win Opening Night Tickets to Attend the US Open with the Bryan Brothers

Enter the Opening Night with the Bryans Sweepstakes for your chance to attend the US Open in true New York style.

Around Esurance

5 Seriously Cool Gas Stations Across the U.S.

Who knew fueling up could be fun? At these 5 cool gas stations, a pit stop isn’t nearly long enough.

Getting there

The Perfect American Road Trip for Your Summer

Need help planning your perfect road trip across America? A postdoctoral researcher at the University of Pennsylvania might’ve just solved your problem. Find out how.

Smart technology | Travel hacks

11 Essentials Every Home Emergency Kit Should Include

Are you prepared for an emergency? Read about 11 essentials to include in your home emergency kit.

Safe and smart | Homeowners 101

The #EsuranceAccess Countdown to SXSW Sweeps

Whether you’re headed to Austin for the SXSW excitement or not, here’s your first chance to score smart, techy prizes with #EsuranceAccess.

All the news | Around Esurance

Navigate SXSW Like a Pro With an #EsuranceAccess Pass

We’re back in Austin for the 5th year running, bringing you exclusive access to prizes, parties, and more with #esuranceaccess.

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