With the arrival of spring, what better way to travel than with an American road trip? CNN mapped out 10 of the best spring drives from Maine to California and everywhere in between. The Million Dollar Highway in Colorado provides great views, the George Washington Memorial Parkway in Maryland and Virginia provides 591 different flower species and the Cherokee Foothills Scenic Highway in South California provides waterfalls, bridges and creeks.
“7 gross wonders across America” highlights some unexpected and gross places to visit. One of which is in Colma, Calif., where the dead outnumber the living by 899 at Necropolis by the Bay. Another gross wonder is in Brooklyn, N.Y., at the Morbid Anatomy Library. Here dead animals are dressed in outfits and pose doing human like activities.
Illinois and Texas are among CNN’s list on “8 very old sites in the New World.” Cahokia Mounds in Collinsville, Ill., is the oldest pre-Columbian settlement north of Mexico. The Rock Art of the Lower Pecos Canyonlands in Texas is a collection of cave paintings and carvings created by prehistoric hunters and gatherers.