America is marked by long stretches of highway, which pass through large, developed cities and small, sleepy hamlets. Wherever your trek takes you, you can be sure to spot a little bit of strange roadside Americana on the way. From fairy-tale statues to museums dedicated to tinned pork products, travelers can always find an interesting place to stretch, imagine and learn.

American Kitsch Cabazon Dinosaurs
American Kitsch Cabazon Dinosaurs
American Kitsch Cabazon Dinosaurs Entrance
American Kitsch Coral Castle
American Kitsch, Keeping Road Trips Interesting Through The Ages
View Gallery

Still a bit fuzzy as to what exactly constitutes "kitsch"? Watch as Allee Willis, kitsch connoisseur, explains:

Susan Sims
Susan Sims
When she's not fighting crime or cleaning the garbage disposal, you can find Susan writing about travel, science and things that go bump in the night.
Close Pop-in
Like All That Is Interesting

Get The Most Fascinating Content On The Web In Your Facebook & Twitter Feeds