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Keystone, South Dakota

You guys. Do you want to know what it feels like in Metro Detroit today? This…

It seriously feels like I’m back on the Athabasca glacier trying to walk in tennis shoes, it’s THAT icy out. 2,616 more words

  The Badlands and Wall Drug

Happy Travel Tuesday Everyone! I hope you’re all snuggled up at home safe and sound. My drive to work this morning was absolutely awful. Like, I was in 4WD going 15 mph the entire way because I was terrified, awful. 2,419 more words

State Two Revisited - Maryland

Waaaaay back in 2010, before we even knew we’d go for the full 50, we embarked on our first ever USA roadtrip. Our second ever state was Maryland, and specifically Baltimore within it (we’d just finished watching The Wire). 1,220 more words


"Little Vegas"

Waldorf, Maryland, originally known as “Little Vegas” is home to the abandoned former casino/ night club that was opened from the 1950’s till 1968 when gambling became illegal. 84 more words

Roadside America

When Life Gets Stale: How to Fix a Life Gone...fine.

Sometimes life can get a little stale.

Midwest winter is coming, after all, and that involves a lot of being inside and then being inside some more, and then continuing to be inside. 943 more words


And They All Lived Happily Ever After: The Unbelievable Story of the Enchanted Forest and its Resurrection

So much of this site sadly focuses on parks that have been lost, so a story like this one is rare. Stop me if you’ve heard this one before- A beloved children’s park that opened in the 1950s closed in the late 80s, fell into disrepair, and never opened again…We’ve told this story plenty of times. 835 more words

Fairy Tale Parks