Swing on over to that perennial swing state, Ohio. The Buckeye State, which could decide Tuesday's presidential election, is the home of Joe the Plumber, the birthplace of seven former presidents and the headquarters of Diebold, a manufacturer of those sometimes-controversial touch-screen voting machines.
Rock the vote : Politics inspires some of America's best music, so start your trip in Cleveland with a stop at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum on Lake Erie. The popular attraction delves into music's roots, artifacts and artists.
Be blinded by science : Head to Cleveland's Great Lakes Science Center, which offers more than 340 exhibits, many of which...