Photograph by Richard Olsenius, National Geographic
Traveler Editor-in-Chief Keith Bellows chats with Andrew Carroll about his search for the nation's forgotten historic sites.
Do you know where to find yoopers, vigilantes, and the Father of Texas? Take the Midwest states quiz and test your cowboy smarts.
Join Garrison Keillor at state fairs around the country. Be hypnotized! Gawk at cows! Indulge in fried Coca-Cola!
2014 Traveler Photo Contest
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