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going from chicago to san diego by car...

going south through il, mo, ok, tx, nm az to cali (dont think i missed a state)... any cool places to visit???

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pinkdena

Asked by pinkdena at 8:46 PM on Oct. 1, 2010 in Travel

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  • I should be able to say yes b/c we did the SAME thing almost when we moved from GA to an hr north of San Diego, but we dont like to stop on the way, 2 small kids, 4 or 5 days in the car we just want to get to our destination lol. good luck with your trip! :) Thats a long drive ;)
    anikahaynes1

    Answer by anikahaynes1 at 8:52 PM on Oct. 1, 2010

  • i did it from san diego to chicago in may but going through the northern states... im preg and have to make a lot of stops so i was thinking of checking out the sights while going!!!!
    pinkdena

    Comment by pinkdena (original poster) at 9:04 PM on Oct. 1, 2010

  • Look at Roadsideamerica.com

    There are all sorts of different things to see and do, a lot of them are offbeat. It looks like you are doing the old Rte. 66 type thing. I would definitely stay the night in a Wigwam at the Wigwam Hotel in Holbrook, AZ. DH and I actually planned a road trip around the place a couple of years back.

    If you like pretty, national park type stuff : nps.gov
    balagan_imma

    Answer by balagan_imma at 10:13 PM on Oct. 1, 2010

  • Check out the national parks in those states. Specifically the Grand Canyon.
    Christina807

    Answer by Christina807 at 11:02 PM on Oct. 1, 2010

  • Hope you're travelling Rt 66, coolest road in the states! PLENTY to see and do along the way! Enjoy and travel safe!
    Indyk

    Answer by Indyk at 4:12 PM on Oct. 2, 2010

  • Definitely take Route 66 if you can. If you have a lot of time to sight-see, the Grand Canyon is a good option. In my opinion though, if you've seen one canyon, you've seen 'em all.
    _Tam_

    Answer by _Tam_ at 1:35 AM on Oct. 9, 2010

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