To closeout the year, AOL Travel asked our colleagues at MapQuest about their 2013 travel and plans for next year. Despite being busy with the releases of critically acclaimed major updates to their iPhone and Android apps, MapQuest employes took some killer trips in 2013. Responses are in no particular order. We've shared our own, too. Readers, feel free to do likewise in the comments.
Q. Favorite photo from the road in 2013?
2013 Travel Favorites: Photos and Videos from the Road
2013 Travel Favorites: Photos from the Road
Elizabeth McIlhany, Sr. Product Manager: We were up by Lake Dillon, which was largely frozen over.
Tim Baldwin, Account Director, Central Region: Northport, Lake Michigan shoreline
Tiffany Herrick, Business Planning, B2B and Customer Support: Big Ben, London
Andy McMahon, Director, Product Management -- Search and Local Data: The new MapQuest mobile app helped me find this stunning view in Alaska #EverydayVictories
Zach Everson, Travel news/travel buzz editor: I was there for the yogurt.
Justin Paluch, UX Lead
TaraLynn Morana, West Region Sales
Gregory Bourcher, Product Manager
SuAnne Hall, Designer: My new happy place
Laura Maxwell, Marketing Manager: From our one-year anniversary in Palisade, CO.
Beth Warner, Senior Software QA Engineer
Natty Zola, Director of Product
Michael Yessis, Editor in Chief: I love seeing the road through the eyes of my kids. Here they are on the Washington, DC Metro.