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Motel 6 Press Release

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Independent Travelers Goin’6 to America’s Favorite Places & Lowest Prices

DALLAS, Texas (June 29, 2009) – This Fourth of July, Motel 6 makes it easy and affordable to celebrate America’s independence with a road trip to some of our country’s most beautiful and historic destinations., Motel 6’s trip-planning Web site, helps travelers plan a getaway to destinations brimming with history like Philadelphia, Washington D.C. or Virginia; or experience the majesty of the Southwest’s national parks like Bryce Canyon, Grand Canyon and Zion National Park, among many other of our nation’s treasures.

Motel 6’s Cradles of Liberty tour guides travelers on a journey through the origins of American liberty by way of a Philadelphia-to-Washington, D.C. loop. Travelers can visit Historic Philadelphia and see where the United States Constitution was drafted; design a trip to Washington D.C. with its almost limitless string of museums, monuments and memorials; or take a turn through Pennsylvania, Virginia and Maryland, and visit Revolutionary War battlegrounds.

With the National Parks Tour-Arizona/Utah Loop, offers tips for discovering natural wonders in two of the most beautiful states in America. See Bryce Canyon, Utah, known for its brightly colored and uniquely shaped rock formations; plan a trip to Zion, Utah, and go rock climbing and repelling; or experience Grand Canyon, Arizona, one of the country’s most popular destinations.

The Web site helps anyone plan a great trip by utilizing the “Eat,” “Sleep,” and “Do” feature tabs, including Motel 6 locations along the way that provide comfortable and affordable accommodations. By planning ahead, travelers can save on lodging expenses and use their vacation funds for seeing more of what this country has to offer. features numerous exciting road trips across the U.S. and Canada. To start planning your own July 4 road trip, visit

About Motel 6
Motel 6 offers the lowest price of any national chain at more than 1,000 company-owned and franchised locations throughout the United States and Canada. For 23 years, Motel 6 has used the tagline, “We’ll leave the light on for you,” earning the chain the highest brand recognition in the economy lodging segment. Motel 6 was the first national pet friendly chain, welcoming pets since 1962. Standard amenities include free local phone calls, no long distance access charges, free morning coffee, data ports, Wi-Fi Internet access and cable channel line-up with premium channels including HBO, ESPN/ESPN2, and CNN. Most locations offer swimming pools and guest laundry facilities. For more information, visit

Laura Rojo-Eddy