10 Most Unusual Landmarks in the U.S.

October 22, 2015 at 1:15:00 PM EDT | Post a Comment

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Forget Mount Rushmore or the Statue of Liberty—some landmarks are a little bit more unique (and off the beaten path) than others. But that doesn’t make them any less interesting. If you’re looking for something a little different the next time a road trip takes you across the country, make a stop at one of these quirky spots, some of which are truly beautiful, some kitschy, and some downright bizarre. From Kansas to California, here are America’s ten most unusual landmarks.

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COTW on October 22, 2015 at 5:35:16 PM EDT

Saddle Road on the Big Island of Hawaii has also got to be one of the most incredible and breathtaking stretches of asphalt you'll ever drive. Seriously. The dark, dried lava makes you feel like you're on the moon or something. And it costs nothing but fuel! We've documented a bit of a trip on COTW: http://www.hellocitizens.com/united-states/2015/2/8/big-island-hawaii-why-you-need-to-drive-saddle-road

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