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11. Posted by StaceyD (Inactive 20 posts) 6y

Wow!Looks like you are visiting all of USA huh?lol..I have compiled a list of beautiful spots/attraction in each of the states you've mentioned.

Minneapolis-Como Zoo, Mall of America, Lake Calhoun, Valleyfair Amusement Park and Walker Art Center & Minneapolis Sculpture Garden

North Dakota-Maah Daah Hey Trail, International Peace Garden, Frontier Fort and Wildlife Museum and Sully Creek State Park

South Dakota-Cosmos Mystery Area, Devil's Gulch, Porter Sculpture Park and 1880 Cowboy Town

Wyoming-Yellowstone, Medicine Bow Mountains, Grand Teton National Park and Grand Teton National Park

Montana-Yellowstone and Glacier National Parks, Big Sky Resort and High Bridge

Washington-Pike Place Market, Woodland Park Zoo, Museum of Glass and Museum of Flight

Oregon-Oregon Coast Aquarium, Cottage Grove, Crater Lake National Park and # Crater Lake National Park

California-Hollywood, Golden Gate Bridge, Disneyland, California Ski Resorts and Lake Tahoe

Arizona-Grand Canyon, Mystery Castle, Lowell Observatory and Biosphere 2

Nevada- MGM Grand Lion Habitat, Bellagio Fountains, Mirage Volcano and Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

12. Posted by moland (Budding Member 10 posts) 6y

hi stacey

i hope to see all the states, someday;) but its a long way to go still after this trip;) but i have set a goal, and i am not quiting before i have made it;)hehe

thanks for a great list;) i will post what i am planing before i leave, so you can see which sites i chose to see

great help so far thanks;)

13. Posted by DaveinMD (Respected Member 198 posts) 6y

First thing I thought of was The Badlands, it's probably right on the way. Mt. Rushmore, from what I remember, is a bit off the path and may not hold the same value to non-Americans. Still it's a very historic spot.

This group tends to recommend outdoor stuff, as you can see. But that's what you will get in that section of the country. Good idea to go to Vegas last because you will leave broke. ;)

14. Posted by moland (Budding Member 10 posts) 6y

the first trip also ended in las vegas, and ur right we left broke,and we will probl do the same again, but its worth it;)

15. Posted by DaveinMD (Respected Member 198 posts) 6y

If I send you $5 will you put it on black for me?

;)

16. Posted by moland (Budding Member 10 posts) 6y

LOL;)only 5 hehe;)

17. Posted by moland (Budding Member 10 posts) 6y

thanx for all your help guys\girls;)

anyone else have something that is not mentioned;)

18. Posted by Khandilee (Respected Member 99 posts) 5y

http://www.roadtripusa.com/
http://www.roadtripamerica.com/
.....and my favorite for quirky sites along America's roads:
http://www.roadsideamerica.com/

19. Posted by rjackson22 (Budding Member 5 posts) 5y

Hi, I know this is a slightly late post but I'm looking at doing something similar and was wondering how you're going to travel (are you planning on buying a cheap car/renting) as from what I've seen renting would be way too expensive for the distance/length of time I plan to travel, and I wasnt sure how easy it would be to buy
Thanks! :D

20. Posted by moland (Budding Member 10 posts) 5y

I got a great offer from my renting company, so i am gonna rent from alamo this time. and i dont have to think about the car breaking down, becouse the will get a new one for me at the spot, and i dont have to think about selling it either.we are renting 2 SUVs.

Its easy to buy a car there, but i am not so sure its easy to sell it again.. and i guess i save a some money if u manage to sell the car for the same amount you bought it for.

sorry for late response

[ Edit: Edited on 24-Nov-2010, at 23:58 by moland ]