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Giant Spider made from a Volkswagen Beetle in Avoca, Iowa
Iowa

Giant Spider made from a Volkswagen Beetle in Avoca, Iowa

What do you get when you mix a spider with a beetle? A giant spider made from a Volkswagen Beetle car in Avoca, Iowa. This large spider roadside attraction in Avoca, IA is a Volkswagen bug with legs! I saw him this summer on my road trip to Mount Rushmore! Site: Huge Spider made from a Volkswagen Beetle Location: Chestnut Street, Avoca, IA Cost: Free to see. Hours: Visible at all ...
Large Rotating Ear of Corn in Coon Rapids, Iowa
Iowa

Large Rotating Ear of Corn in Coon Rapids, Iowa

As you drive across America, each city, each state, proudly welcomes you into its borders with some sort of greeting signpost. Many are standard issue billboards announcing the town name or state name, the motto, the population, the fact that their girls softball team won the championships in 1972, that a president was born there, that they are the home of tax free shopping. Driving down Highway 141 ...
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.

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.