Vancouver's famous "Hobbit House" is an 83-year-old faux thatched-roof Storybook home. Because the rainy climate of Vancouver doesn't allow for real thatched roofs, this is made from cedar shingles.
When you think pyramids, you think of Egypt or Mexico — not Illinois. But just eight miles east of the Gateway Arch is what archaeologists believe to be the ancient city of Cahokia. And it had pyramids.