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Haven in the Heartland

Experience the best of the Midwest, where down home hospitality seamlessly blends with the urban excitement of St. Louis and Kansas City. From the iconic Gateway Arch to the bustling streets of the Plaza, each destination calls to travelers, inviting you to fill summer days with adventure and discovery. Immerse yourself in the culture and cuisine of two great American cities and all that lies between.

Missouri Experience

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Sip and Savor Each Day

St. Louis and Kansas City boast distinctive culinary scenes that beckon food and drink enthusiasts alike. On Washington Avenue in St. Louis, indulge at Sugarfire Smokehouse or sip on expertly crafted margaritas at the lively Rosalita’s Cantina. Meanwhile, in Kansas City, the air is thick with the mouthwatering aroma of world-famous BBQ. Joe's Kansas City Bar-B-Que tempts with its legendary Z-Man sandwich, while Q39 impresses with its modern take on classic smoked meats.

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Art & Energy in Kansas City

Kansas City is a magnetic mosaic of culture and excitement. In the Power and Light District, entertainment abounds with venues for all styles and tastes. Listen and learn at the American Jazz Museum, or admire the masterpieces at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Finally, make your way through the historic Westport district, snatching up one-of-a-kind finds at boutiques like the quirky vintage store Wonderland. Or catch a show at the Westport Coffee House Theater.

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St. Louis Summer Scenes

Begin at the majestic Gateway Arch for panoramic city views, then explore the historic Old Courthouse and the stories within the Museum of Westward Expansion. Catch the electric atmosphere of a Cardinals game with baseball’s best fans. Art and culture thrive in Citygarden, and the City Museum is an eclectic mix of children's playground, funhouse, and architectural marvel, an imaginative experience for all ages.