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What exactly is a monument?

As defined by www.dictionary.com, it is:

Monument (mny-mnt) - 1) A structure, such as a building or sculpture, erected as a memorial. 2) An inscribed marker placed at a grave; a tombstone. 3) Something venerated for its enduring historic significance or association with a notable past person or thing. 4) An object, such as a post or stone, fixed in the ground so as to mark a boundary or position.

I saw many different monuments on my trip. From a volcano, to a cave, to a war memorial, to a desert theater. I must admit, I had experienced a good stretching of the definition of monument. But, it was all good, all monuments were interesting and each had unique a character all its own.

Here is my list of favorite monuments.

Devils Tower
National Monument
Joshua Tree
National Monument

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Monica braving the Stone Wall of Torture
The Alamo, San Antonio, TX
Siberian Reindeer, San Diego Zoo, San Diego, CA
Colorado River, Grand Canyon, AZ
Big Sur, CA
Nightime Snowstorm Aftermath, Avon, CO
New Romance, Pacific Beach, CA
West Thumb Geyser Basin, Yellowstone
Porter-Parsonsfield Historical Bridge
Meadow near Aunt Betty Pond, Acadia National Park, ME
Merrick Butte, Monument Valley, AZ
Bizarre Bicycle, Pacific Peach, CA
Statement of the Obvious, Southern Tenessee
Emerald Lake, MT