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August 2008

Labor Day Weekend Road Trip: Four days, five states, 2,500 miles
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Labor Day Weekend Road Trip: Four days, five states, 2,500 miles

Well, Silly Americans it is Labor Day weekend and I have been blessed with four days off in a row. And that can only mean one thing: LABOR DAY WEEKEND ROAD TRIP! I'm packing up my car and driving to Mount Rushmore and back! Can you believe I have never before seen those four giant presidents carved into the side of a rock live and in person ever before? It's my dream come true and a dream trip for any Silly ...
Alice in Wonderland Statue in Central Park
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Alice in Wonderland Statue in Central Park

If I had a world of my own, everything would be nonsense. Nothing would be what it is, because everything would be what it isn't. And contrary wise, what is, it wouldn't be. And what it wouldn't be, it would. You see? — Alice in Wonderland



America is filled with so many silly wonders. I love the strange, the weird, the offbeat places and things and events and ...
Thanks for Stopping – Superdawg in Chicago, Illinois
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Thanks for Stopping – Superdawg in Chicago, Illinois

When you think of Chicago and food there are two delicacies that will inevitably pop into your head: pizza and hot dogs. While they might not be the most sophisticated of culinary models, these are definitely Chicago staples. And no one does it like Chicago, a city where the pizza is described as a pie and the hot dogs are described as salads. I have to confess that by most people's standards when it ...

About Silly America

Silly America is a roadside attractions blog designed to help travelers find unique stops for their next road trip. The website is a tribute to the great American road trip, devoted to all that is odd in America: roadside attractions, tourist traps, peculiar destinations, bizarre events, road food, fun festivals, and more! It’s a travel website and trip planner for those seeking an offbeat road trip.