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VA/NC Road Trip: Day 9
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VA/NC Road Trip: Day 9

Sunday we woke up early and I made the executive decision to cut my trip a day short. I allotted two days to get back but looking over my map I kept thinking I'd probably only end up a few hours from home anyways. So I decided to cut out a few things and just drive. And drive I did. I drove a little through Asheville and didn't see a thing I was looking for. I did have a man wish me safe travels at a ...
Virginia/North Carolina Road Trip: Day 1
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Virginia/North Carolina Road Trip: Day 1

Lesson of the day: while I try to be a good driver who follows the rules of the road there are times that I will break those rules. Like when there is a sign that says no passing for the next seven miles and I am behind a guy driving a horse and buggy. I woke up this morning at 7am, showered, packed up the car, got a large white mocha and hit the road towards Virginia. My first stop of the day was ...
Camping at Turkey Run State Park
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Camping at Turkey Run State Park

I never went camping growing up. Never pitched a tent or started a fire or made s'mores outside of a microwave. In grade school we had outdoor ed where we stayed in a cabin and I took one trip with a friend where, I believe, we used a camper, and that was the extent of my roughing it days. I was never an outdoorsy kid. I much preferred my bedroom and television and air conditioning. It wasn't until late ...
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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. Read more.