Travel: The Biggest Tourist Trap In Every State


Summer is here, which means it's time to travel. Even if you don't plan on going far, there's somewhere interesting in every state. And most people haven't even visited the most tourist-y spot in their home state. Here's some of the biggest tourist traps that can actually be kind of cool, according to Best Life.

AlabamaAve Maria Grotto (It's one of the smallest miniature landscaped villages.)

Alaska: North Pole (Christmas is celebrated year-round here!) 

Arizona: The Thing Museum

Arkansas: The Crater of Diamonds State Park (A visitor found a 2.38-carat diamond at the park in May!)

California: Hollywood Boulevard in L.A.

Colorado: Four Corners USA.

Connecticut: Holy Land USA

Deleware: Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk

Florida: The Coral Castle Museum - Edward Leedskalnin carved over 1100 tons of coral rock by himself. 

Georgia: World of Coca-Cola

Hawaii: Waikiki Beach

Idaho: Craters of the Moon National Monument

Illinois: Super Museum -- over 70,000 Superman-related items

Indiana: World's Largest Paintball

Iowa: Spook Cave

Kansas: Dorothy House

Kentucky: Arc Encounter

Louisiana: Bourbon Street

Maine: Lobster Shack at Two Lights

Maryland: Inner Harbor

Massachusetts: Faneuil Hall Marketplace (More annual visitors than Magic Kingdom at Disney!)

Michigan: Mystery Spot

Minnesota: Mall of America

Mississippi: Elvis Presley Birthplace and Museum

Missouri: The Titanic Museum

Montana: 50,000 Silver Dollar Bar

Nebraska: Pioneer Village

Nevada: Alien Research Center

New Hampshire: Story Land theme park

New Jersey: Ocean City Boardwalk

New Mexico: Roswell

New York: Times Square

North Carolina: Mary's Gone Wild - thousands of folk art glass bottles

North Dakota: Rugby - The geological center of North America

Ohio: BibleWalk Wax Museum

Oklahoma: J.M. Davis Arms & Historical Museum

Oregon: Prehistoric Gardens - complete with life-sized dinosaurs

Pennsylvania: Haines Shoe House

Rhode Island: Mystery Tower of Newport

South Carolina: South of the Border

South Dakota: Wall Drug Store

Tennessee: Gatlinburg

Texas: Big Texan

Utah: Hole 'N the Rock

Vermont: The Museum of Everyday Life

Virginia: Dinosaur Land

Washington: Starbucks

West Virginia: Mystery Hole

Wisconsin: House on the Rock

Wyoming: Old Trail Town


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