Bemused by the Beach

Pack up your inner tubes and sand pails, don’t forget a blanket and be sure you have enough sunscreen….we’re going to the beach!

Barbecue Tour

Calling all barbecue fans! Have you ever wished there was a way you could experience the known and some of the less known barbecue joints in Kansas City and then get to taste each and every one of them?  Well, look no further my friends! Join KC Barbecue Tour on their bus-guided tour as they […]

Did You Hear That?

How many of you have ever seen a drum and bugle corps perform? The intricate movements. The beautiful music. It is an amazing sight to see and hear. One of the most well-known organizations for drum and bugle corps is Drum Corps International (DCI). During the summer all across America, people are flocking to hear […]

Savor These Travel Memoirs

If you consider yourself a traveler, not a tourist or if you travel for the experience of traveling, you’re sure to enjoy these three memoirs by like-minded writers. Tales of backpacking in the Australian outback, hiking along the Brittany coast, riding a ferris wheel in the Paris rain….and more.

Weird and Wacky Festivals: July 2014

Wine, Water and Comic Books

From comic books shows to chili cook-offs, fun fairs and festivals are held all across America. Whatever your interest, I’m sure someone, somewhere is celebrating it

Fun Summer Day Trips

Try Eureka Springs, Cawker City or Abilene this summer for something different.

Explore KC

There’s something for everyone in Kansas City this summer.

Visit Washington DC

Our nation’s capital is one of the most important, historical places in the United States. When you add in all the other attractions plus great shopping and dining, it makes a fantastic vacation destination.

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A Trip Not Taken: ComiCon

For the last four years, this writer has attempted to plan a trip to San Diego’s ComiCon International. Although success has been elusive, I still hold out hope. Here is my story.

Konza Prairie Trail

Konza Prairie Trails are the perfect place to enjoy the long awaited spring weather and to explore all that native Kansas prairie has to offer. What are the Konza Prairie Trails? Located in the Flint Hills of northeastern Kansas,  Konza Prairie Trails are part of Konza Prairie Biological Station, which is a native tallgrass prairie […]

Will Travel For Flowers!

Spring is upon us and that means that we are all noticing the beautiful colors around us. One of the first things that I notice when spring arrives are all the beautiful plants that start to bud and all the wonderful smells and colors that come with them. Here are some of the top travel […]