Dillon, South Carolina: South Of The Border

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I-95 - US 301/501, Dillon, SC
I-95 exit 1 in North Carolina. Follow the billboards.
Always open. (Call to verify)
Sombrero Tower: $2.
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South of the Border.

South Of The Border
A classic freeway tourist trap, pyrotechnics bonanza, and vacation theme world, just south of the North Carolina border. Roadsideamerica.com Report...
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World's Largest Beer Stein.

SOB: World's Largest Beer Stein

Inside the Mexico Shop West gift emporium at South of the Border, near the front door, is the World's Largest Beer Stein, in a glass-fronted case. It can be yours for $3,500.

[Krista M, 08/01/2017]

If it comes with the case, it's a tempting bargain....

A pedro greets you near the restrooms.

South Of The Border

SOB was too funny to pass! Gotta love Pedro's Pleasure Dome that is actually a motel.

[Sharmin, 06/14/2017]

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Cotton Press: Earth's Oldest?Cotton Press: Earth's Oldest?, Latta, SC - 17 mi.
Tiny ChurchTiny Church, Blenheim, SC - 18 mi.
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Grave of Siamese Twins Mille Christine McCoy, Whiteville, NC - 38 mi.

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