You Can Visit The Small Town In Texas That Inspired The Disney Movie “Cars”
If you’ve seen the Disney movie “Cars,” you’ll recall it takes place on Route 66. Regarded as the Mother Road, the iconic highway is known is for its quirky charm and abundant tourist attractions. It winds through the Southern part of the country, passing through many small towns along the way. One such place is Shamrock, a middle-of-nowhere Texas community that inspired several aspects of the film. See for yourself:
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
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