Discover The Real America
The Heart Of America Is Found In Local Towns
Look At Your Town
Take a new look at your town. Discover its treasures. Learn about its history, schools, colleges, museums, and events. Notice the businesses, parks, bike paths, nature trails, local sports, and the things to do. See the town's spirit, its people, buildings, land and views. These are treasures that are often overlooked by the people who live in your town. Share about these things with other people. You and your neighbors will gain new knowledge and appreciation for your town.
Travel To Other Towns
Travel and visit other towns. Learn about their treasures. Travel to every state and experience their people, places, land and businesses. Learn where food comes from and where products are made. Learn local history and understand the values of local people. Get to know them as real people.
Discover the Real America.
If you want to know The Real America you need to discover it for yourself. Travel to every state and experience the people, places, land, businesses and local towns. Learn where your food comes from and where products are made. Travel will open your eyes and make your life richer. You will feel more connected to people all across America and see that we have many shared values.
Media’s Negative News
Everyday the media focuses on a Washington filled with divided, power hungry politicians. It shows organized angry rabble-rousers, people who are violent, disheartened, or criminal. It provokes fear for the future. There is very little good news. If you pay much attention to it, you will have a very distorted view of America. This is not The Real America.
The Real America is found in local towns and not in Washington or in the national media. To see The Real America you need to listen to the voice of local people and hear what they think and see. Learn about their goodness, contributions and personal sacrifices. Notice what they build and create. Get to know the local people. The Heart of America is found in local towns. Read the stories on local towns.
Great American Trip
Take the Great American Trip and visit every state in America. Do it all at once or over several years. Even if you don't know how you can do it, make the commitment today. Plan to visit every state in America during your lifetime.