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The U.S. wouldn’t be the U.S. without some weird roadside attractions. Check out these guides for some of the coolest-yet-unusual attractions in the most eclectic cities.

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Ultimate Offbeat Guide to San Francisco

Macabre museums, and a real herd of buffalo wandering the city!

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Offbeat Trip Guide to Weird Stuff in Savannah, Georgia

Strap in for a wild ride through Savannah’s strangest road trip destinations!

Ancient Native American Petroglyph’s at Boca Negra Canyon in Albuquerque

A Guide to the Strange Side of Albuquerque

Tread lightly on this offbeat adventure through ABQ.

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Ultimate Offbeat Guide to Chicago

From quirky tours to niche museums to fascinating art, here are some of the coolest ways to get weird in the Windy City! International Museum of Surgical Sciences The International Museum of Surgical Sciences is a strange but effective mix of scientific and surgical ephemera. You’ll see iron lungs, old-school surgical equipment, technical analyses of […]

Two historic traditional cable cars travel along a San Francisco street

Ultimate Offbeat Guide to San Francisco

Macabre museums, and a real herd of buffalo wandering the city!

Greenbrier Resort’s Secret Bomb Shelter

The Greenbrier Resort in West Virginia has it all– a spa, a famed golf course, a casino, laser tag, stunning scenery, and a secret emergency relocation bunker for Congress in the event of a nuclear Holocaust. And the best part? You can tour part of the massive underground complex today– after your massage, that is. […]

The Coolest Secrets of New Orleans’ French Quarter

Despite the history and culture oozing from every brick in New Orleans’ iconic French Quarter neighborhood, it will forever remain a very tourist-y destination: it seems like every popular and clichéd “thing to do” in New Orleans was crammed into 78 city blocks. That doesn’t mean it isn’t worth a visit, though! Dodge the crowds […]

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Ghost Guide to New York City’s Most Haunted Places

If you’re headed to the Big Apple for an adventure, don’t forget to add some of these spectacularly spooky places to your itinerary– in a city as big and old as New York, it isn’t hard turn your trip into a paranormal adventure. Washington Square Park It’s not widely known, but before Washington Square Park […]

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Ghost Guide to San Francisco’s Most Haunted

If you’ve ever wanted to spend the night in a haunted house, wander a real-life necropolis, or snake your way through a mansion built under the direction of restless spirits, this Ghost Guide to San Francisco, California’s most haunted places promises all that spooky fun and more. USS Hornet Museum & Officer’s Club Docked in […]

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