Riding Route 66
Route 66 is one of the most iconic and legendary roads in the world. The highway winds across America from Chicago to Los Angeles crossing eight states and three time zones on its 2,448-mile passage to the sunshine state. The road reflects the true dichotomy of American culture from Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas on to New Mexico, Arizona and finally to Los Angeles and California.
In this seven part series Henry Cole embarks on a once in a lifetime journey along Route 66. Arriving in Chicago Henry buys a Harley Davidson and sets off on what will prove to be both an inspirational, cathartic and historical journey discovering the real heartland of America revealing its diverse culture, tourist attractions and heritage.