This 15' fiberglass strawberry is the focal point of Strawberry Point, Iowa and claims to be the largest strawberry in the world.
See the face on the water tank? I think it also has a snorkel.
Gas prices in North Alabama were definitely a pleasant surprise after the gouging in Wisconsin. We splurged and put in a tank of high-test and that Toyota purred all the way home.
Metropolis, Illinois: our son has visited a few of their attractions.
In a neighborhood in Columbia, Missouri, we passed these metal sculptures on the lawns of houses.
The signs provide information.
I once wanted to learn to weld so that I could create similar sculptures from recycled metal materials. They have always fascinated me.
I love old panel vans and this one was outside a BBQ place where our son took us in Columbia.
The morning we left Columbia, there were four hot-air balloons in the sky.