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106. Hodgson Hall: An Italianate Greek Revival-style structure dating back to the 1800s, located in the northwestern section of Forsyt...  
107. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: The best selling book by John Berendt, set in Savannah, has spawned its own tourist industry here; "Midnight"-theme...  
108. Bonaventure Cemetery: A peaceful and historic cemetary just east of Savannah, best-known for its appearance in the 'Midnight in the Garde...  
109. River Street Sweets: A candy shop located on historic River Street. The fresh pecan pralines and handmade fudges are to die for! And, th...  
110. Cotton Exchange: A tavern/restaurant built into an old cotton warehouse dating back to the late 1700s; they specialize in seafood an...  
111. Colonial Park Cemetary: A very old cemetery located in historic Savannah that contains the graves of Revolutionary War soldiers, governors,...  
112. Mercer House, The: A historic house constructed in the 1860s, later restored by Jim Williams in the 1960s and once inhabited by compos...  
113. Fort Pulaski: A historic fort and battlefield dating back to the 1800s; an important Confederate outpost during the Civil War. Th...  
114. Savannah River: The main river running through the city of Savannah, a major waterway that forms much of the border between Georgia...  
115. Riverboat Cruises: A great way to see Savannah is by hopping on one of the several riverboats offering leisurely cruises down the Sava...  
116. Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace: Birthplace of Juiliette Gordon Low (aka 'Daisy'), founder of the Girl Scouts of America. The house was constructed ...  
117. Roundhouse Railroad Museum: This historic building was once the headquarters for the Georgia Railroad (in the 1830s) and now houses the Georgia...  
118. Visitors Center: Georgia's famous southern hospitality is quite apparent in this information depot; the staff will be happy to suppl...  
119. Owen-Thomas House: A restored historic piece of fine architecture that today showcases a decorative arts collection once belonging to ...  
120. Sorrel Weed House: The Sorrel Weed mansion is one of the oldest houses in Savannah and the first to become an official state landmark....  
 
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Nickname for Williamsburg, the multicultural neighborhood of Brooklyn that also happens to be a huge stronghold for NYC hipsters. When you go to Billyburg, make sure to bring a camera to get some super-ironic shots for latfh.com.

A Brooklyn event that's kind of like the Alaskan Iditarod, only instead of dogs and sleds, they use people (idiots) and shopping carts. Idiotarod 2010 takes place on January 30th.

Constructed in 1969, the World's Largest Six Pack belongs to the City Brewery in La Crosse, Wisconsin. According to the sign in front of the six pack, the six "beers" contain a total of 22,220 barrels of beer, which is 688,200 gallons. This is enough to fill 7,340,796 cans. Also, placed end-to-end, these beer cans would run 565 miles long. Even more amazing, the World's Largest Six Pack would provide a single person a six pack daily for 3,351 years. Wow!

Runner's World named the Crazylegs one of the 100 races. Crazylegs was started in 1981 and was named in honor of the then-Athletic Director Elroy "Crazylegs" Hirsch, a Wausau native and former professional running back...

The unique Cincinnati way of saying 'pardon me?'