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Video Log – Road Trip to Metropolis, IL
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Video Log – Road Trip to Metropolis, IL

And now it's time for an extra special treat to wrap up the recap of my Metropolis road trip! Here's a video I put together with some clips from the road! I saw the I-57 Abraham Lincoln, the World's Largest Cross in Effingham, the Super Museum, Superman Statue, and Americana Hollywood Museum in Metropolis. And, of course, I saw an ice cream eating contest! And since we were so close to the border, we ...
✝️ Cross at the Crossroads – The World’s Largest Cross in Effingham, Illinois
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✝️ Cross at the Crossroads – The World’s Largest Cross in Effingham, Illinois

In honor of Christmas coming up next week I thought I'd feature a couple of blessed Midwestern roadside attractions. First up is a site most Illinoisans can recognize from (almost literally) a mile away: the Cross at the Crossroads - The World's Largest Cross in Effingham, Illinois.



This 198 foot Cross stands tall at the intersection of Interstates 57 & 70 in ...
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.