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Computing the Optimal Road Trip

Randy Olson answers the question “What is the optimal road trip plan to stop at all major US Landmarks?”

And while his article has all the end results and a general approach laid out, the part I am working to integrate into class is the following:

Make your own road trip

If you’d like to customize your own road trip, I’ve released the Python code I used in this project with an open source license and instructions for how to optimize your custom road trip. You can find the code here.

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