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September 2009

Pit Stop – September 21, 2009
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Pit Stop – September 21, 2009

Pull over! Pit Stop is your one stop shop for bathroom breaks, snacks, and all the news you can use on roadside attractions, road trips, and everything Silly America! This week on Pit Stop: Cruising Route 66 through San Bernardino County America's Most Confusing Traffic Signs Guinness crowns worlds tallest man Kentucky Derby Museum won't reopen this year Nettle Eating Championship ...
Hey Cow! 🐮 Road Trip Car Game
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Hey Cow! 🐮 Road Trip Car Game

While taking a road trip, games are always a fun way to help pass the time! Flopsy the Jackalope, our Silly America mascot, just loves to play games, so he put together some of his favorites just for you! Download and print these tried and true travel games to play on your next trip! Today I'm featuring my all time favorite road trip game: Hey cow! Read on if you've never heard of it... or maybe I should ...
License Plate Game – Road Trip Car Games
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License Plate Game – Road Trip Car Games

While taking a road trip, games are always a fun way to help pass the time! Flopsy the Jackalope, our Silly America mascot, just loves to play games, so he put together some of his favorites just for you! He'll be sharing a new game a day for the rest of this week. Download and print these tried and true travel games to play on your next trip! Today we bring you an all-time favorite road trip car games: the ...
Road Sign Bingo – Road Trip Car Games!
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Road Sign Bingo – Road Trip Car Games!

While taking a road trip, games are always a fun way to help pass the time! Flopsy the Jackalope, our Silly America mascot, just loves to play games, so he put together some of his favorites just for you! He'll be sharing a new game a day for the rest of this week. Download and print these tried and true travel games to play on your next trip! Today's game is everyone's favorite: road sign bingo!
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Ten Top Tips for Road Trips
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Ten Top Tips for Road Trips

Planning a road trip can be a fun, but difficult, process. You have to figure out when to go, where to go, who you're going with, and, most importantly, what crazy stops you'll stop at along the way! As someone who loves to get in her car and go go go I've gathered quite a bit of proficiency over the years. Here are some of my top tips for road trips to help you on your way while you are planning your next ...
Pit Stop – September 14, 2009
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Pit Stop – September 14, 2009

Pull over! Pit Stop is your one stop shop for bathroom breaks, snacks, and all the news you can use on roadside attractions, road trips, and everything Silly America! This week on Pit Stop: Sarasota commissioners vote 3-2 to accept a World War II veteran's donation of the 26-foot-tall "Unconditional Surrender" statue. 10 Curious Roadside Attractions in the U.S. Wall art enlivens Franklin ...
Pit Stop – September 8, 2009
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Pit Stop – September 8, 2009

Pull over! Pit Stop is your one stop shop for bathroom breaks, snacks, and all the news you can use on roadside attractions, road trips, and everything Silly America! I hope everyone had a wonderful Labor Day weekend! Silly America is back today with some news and tomorrow we'll be back to posting photos of silly sites! This week on Pit Stop: New Las Vegas attraction Con Xpress offers tours in an ...
Hello Kitty Statues in New York City
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Hello Kitty Statues in New York City

My number one travel rule (OK, general rule of life) is to always have a camera on hand. Always. Granted I am a little obsessed with taking photos and capturing moments and capturing everything I see. But you just don't ever want to be caught without one when you really want/need/have to have one. ...

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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.