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Alabama is situated between Mississippi and Georgia, and has a small sliver of land that abuts the Gulf of Mexico. This Southern state is known as the Heart of Dixie and was the 22 state to join the union. As such, it's full of historic sites sure to entertain the passing traveler. Next time you fly in to one of the state's major airports, consider picking up an Alabama rental car and heading to one of these must-see attractions.
U.S. Space and Rocket Center: This museum contains collections of rockets and information on space travel and astronomy. Visitors can see the engineering tools it took to get man to the moon. Replicas of such famous ships include Saturn V and Pathfinder.
Noccalula Falls: This park is named after fairy tale character Princess Noccalula. The stunning 90-foot tall waterfall certainly is the stuff of legends. While at the park, you'll also find botanical gardens.