© by Akshay A Baliga

springfield

The capital of the state of Illinois, Springfield underlines Illinois being the Land of Lincoln. The town is home to Lincoln's house, which has been restored and is nearly 95% original to the day Lincoln lived in it and accepted the Republican party's nomination to be President. Step in to the mid 1800's and once you're finished with that step into the stunning Capitol Building up the street to be awestruck by that iconic roof