Rare: Everything you need to know about America is at these 10 must-see places

As a country, the United States has a compelling story. Built by settlers looking for a new start, religious groups looking to escape persecution and adventure-seekers looking for a new place to explore, the country grew from a series of independent colonies into a world power unlike any other this world has ever seen.

That story is told in thousands of museums and historic sites in large cities and small towns across the country. As the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C., sits at the center of much of the story.

Click here to read the full story at Rare.us.


About the author

Todd DeFeo

Todd DeFeo loves to travel anywhere, anytime, taking pictures and notes. An award-winning reporter, Todd revels in the experience and the fact that every place has a story to tell. He is owner of The DeFeo Groupe and also edits The Travel Trolley and Railfanning.org.