Midwest Marvels: Roadside Attractions across Iowa,

Midwest Marvels: Roadside Attractions across Iowa, Minnesota, the Dakotas, and Wisconsin[PDF] ❤ Midwest Marvels: Roadside Attractions across Iowa, Minnesota, the Dakotas, and Wisconsin By Eric Dregni – Varanus.us Only in the Midwest is civic pride measured by the size of a town s roadside sculpture Much loved monuments and larger than life replicas add character to their surroundings, intriguing and amusing vi Only in the Midwest is civic Roadside Attractions PDF/EPUB æ pride measured by the size of a town s roadside sculpture Much loved monuments and larger than life replicas add character to their surroundings, intriguing and amusing visitors as they pass through town Midwest Marvels is not your typical guidebook Regional travel expert Eric Dregni takes the reader on a slightly off center tour of the bizarre and the beautiful across Iowa, Minnesota, the Dakotas, and Wisconsin, and directs road trippers to the one of a kind oddities that cause drivers to turn off the interstate in aweIntricate architecture and historical Midwest Marvels: Epub / monuments often reveal the soul of a city, but in Audubon, Iowa, visitors find a thirty foot, forty five ton talking bull erected as a monument to the beef industry In Minnesota a tourist can view monuments to Paul Bunyan or visit the Spam Museum, and North Dakota boasts a forty five foot tower of discarded oil cans, trumped only by the world s tallest structure a TV tower jutting nearly a half mile into the sky Everyone is familiar with South Dakota s Mount Rush and Corn Palace, but less famous is the unique Outhouse Museum Of Marvels: Roadside Attractions eBook ↠ course, only in Wisconsin can a couple get married in the mouth of afoot muskieReaders will appreciate the countless hours Dregni has spent searching for the biggest, the smallest, the oddest, the most mysterious, and the most outrageous tourist attractions Complete with detailed descriptions, driving directions, and numerous photographs, Midwest Marvels is a must have for everyone from armchair travelers to seasoned road warriors planning a trip through the heart of the countryBorn in the shadow of the World s Largest Six Pack in La Crosse, Wisconsin, Eric Dregni is a freelance writer for the Rake and the Minneapolis Star Tribune He is the author of several books, including Minnesota Marvels Roadside Attractions in the Land of Lakes Minnesota,, The Scooter Bible, Ads That Put America on Wheels, and, most recently, Let s Go Bowling He lives in Minneapolis.

Midwest Marvels: Roadside Attractions across Iowa,
    Have Kindle books most mysterious, and the most outrageous tourist attractions Complete with detailed descriptions, driving directions, and numerous photographs, Midwest Marvels is a must have for everyone from armchair travelers to seasoned road warriors planning a trip through the heart of the countryBorn in the shadow of the World s Largest Six Pack in La Crosse, Wisconsin, Eric Dregni is a freelance writer for the Rake and the Minneapolis Star Tribune He is the author of several books, including Minnesota Marvels Roadside Attractions in the Land of Lakes Minnesota,, The Scooter Bible, Ads That Put America on Wheels, and, most recently, Let s Go Bowling He lives in Minneapolis."/>
  • Paperback
  • 364 pages
  • Midwest Marvels: Roadside Attractions across Iowa, Minnesota, the Dakotas, and Wisconsin
  • Eric Dregni
  • English
  • 04 October 2017
  • 0816642907

    10 thoughts on “Midwest Marvels: Roadside Attractions across Iowa,

    Have Kindle books most mysterious, and the most outrageous tourist attractions Complete with detailed descriptions, driving directions, and numerous photographs, Midwest Marvels is a must have for everyone from armchair travelers to seasoned road warriors planning a trip through the heart of the countryBorn in the shadow of the World s Largest Six Pack in La Crosse, Wisconsin, Eric Dregni is a freelance writer for the Rake and the Minneapolis Star Tribune He is the author of several books, including Minnesota Marvels Roadside Attractions in the Land of Lakes Minnesota,, The Scooter Bible, Ads That Put America on Wheels, and, most recently, Let s Go Bowling He lives in Minneapolis."/>
  1. says:

    A great compilation of some of the best weird Americana that the upper Midwest has to offer Some of the info is out of date not the author s fault, given the ever changing nature of the beast but it was good to read about some attractions I d never heard of Not an easy feat, as I m a road tripper from Wisconsin and the upper Midwest is kind of my wheelhouse Short histories of each attraction made each 1 2 page entry interesting without reading like a guide book A bit heavy on the Minneso A great compilation of some of the best weird Americana that the upper Midwest has to offer Some of the info is out of date not the author s fault, given the ever changing nature of the beast but it was good to read about some attractions I d never heard of Not an easy feat, as I m a road tripper from Wisconsin and the upper Midwest is kind of my wheelhouse Short histories of each attraction made each 1 2 page entry interesting without reading like a guide book A bit heavy on the Minnesota section, but what do you expect, the author s from Minneapolis Plus, I ll admit it, MN has some GREAT oddities This book probably isn t for everyone, but it was definitely for me


  2. says:

    With soaring gas prices, vacationers may be staying closer to home Need some ideas that are a little bit different How about the Spam Museum in Minnesota or South Dakota s Outhouse Museum Dregni has compiled a directory of the biggest, smallest, oddest, and most mysterious attractions of the Midwest.


  3. says:

    okay okay I get it people make weird things

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