The Illinois Town In The Middle Of Nowhere That’s So Worth The Journey

The remote town of Rushville, Illinois is home to about 3,190 citizens, and it is tucked away in the west-central part of the state. At the crossroads of a couple of US highways, it certainly sees some traffic but is otherwise hidden by miles of fields and forests.

Situated less than 10 miles from the southern portion of the Illinois River, this quiet town has a little bit of everything to give you a full day’s journey. Check it out:

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