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Route 66 Attractions – Historic + Natural + Cultural

Also known as the Will Rogers highway, the Main Street of America, and the Mother Road; the U.S. Route 66 was once a long highway stretching many regions. It covered Chicago, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and California followed by it end at Los Angeles. This made it a 2,448 miles route. Now, it is no longer a part of the highway. The sections of the road passing via Illinois, Missouri, New Mexico, and Arizona are regarded as a National Scenic Byway and are so designated as the Historic Route 66. On the other hand, some parts of it in southern California are named State Route 66. Continue reading “Route 66 Attractions – Historic + Natural + Cultural” »

St Louis Attractions – Over 100!

This is the city where you can feel the impact of various ethnic groups in form of the mansions ranging from German to Italian. Recognized as the modern, industrial, and cultural destination, St Louis is the largest city in Missouri whose natural charm is its Mississippi River, the banks of which are filled melodious ambience via ragtime and Dixieland jazz. Continue reading “St Louis Attractions – Over 100!” »