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Coreglia Antelminelli, Italy
Museum of Plaster Figurines and Emigration
The link between these two seemingly disparate themes is crucial to the history of this Tuscan hill town.
Added by Dr Alan P Newman
Street Performers of Las Ramblas
The iconic boulevard is the perfect place to catch sight of a bicycling skeleton, a levitating Satan, or a chef with his head stuck in a pizza.
Added by Sebastian Wortys
This fountain of a little boy that spits on passersby at erratic intervals is a town icon.
Added by pauldbentz
The Leaning Tower of Glenfinnan
A close look reveals that the Scottish monument is just slightly off-kilter.
Added by thewanderlustscot
Littleton, New Hampshire
A town wears its heart on the sleeve of a smiling girl, arms flung wide open in a cheerful greeting for all who encounter her.
Added by dfelsing47
San Luis Obispo's Wandering Whale Statue Needs a Home
The four-ton concrete sperm whale has been on the road since 2011.
July 05, 2017
Kincho Raccoon Dog Statue
A statue of a mischievous raccoon towers over this city park.
Added by TRP
Watermelons on a Greek Statue
What appears to be an act of fruit vandalism is actually a cultural statement.
Added by lewblank
Takoma Park, Maryland
Roscoe the Rooster
The rooster who crossed the road lives on forever in Takoma Park, Maryland.
Added by R Stemple
Golden Gate of Kiev
A reconstructed medieval gateway that was the magnificent entrance to the capital city dating back to 1037.
Added by Kavya Ram Mohan
Buddha Dordenma Statue
This giant Buddha statue has 125,000 smaller Buddhas hidden inside it.
Added by lewblank
The Enduring Legacy of the Worcester Whirlwind
Cyclist Marshall W. "Major" Taylor was the first internationally famous African-American athlete.
June 26, 2017
Santa Clara, California
Shrine of Our Lady of Peace
One of the largest (and only) Marian shrines on the West Coast stands rather unexpectedly in Silicon Valley.
Added by James Ricci
Rochester, New York
A giant steel sculpture with animals in its shadows.
Added by AaronNetsky
The Stolen Head of Baby Jesus Has Been Reattached
It had been replaced—quite unsuccessfully—once before.
June 16, 2017
Arnold Schwarzenegger Statue
A bronze of the man in all his sinewy glory celebrates his longtime connection to the Ohio city.
Added by Thought and Sight
Fort Stockton, Texas
The second largest roadrunner in the world stands 11 feet tall in his West Texas town.
Added by ajackson413
Churchill and Mandela Call and Response
When it comes to handsignals (and colonialism) rock always beats scissors.
Added by Elliot Carter
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