Midwest Travel Articles

 
7 Very Worthwhile Midwest Weekend Getaways
7 Very Worthwhile Midwest Weekend Getaways If you follow the travel press you could think that everything interesting in the US happens very near an ocean, but Katie Hammel is here to point out that the Midwest is also filled with charming and worthwhile destinations.
Forest Park – More Than Picnic Ants – St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Forest Park – More Than Picnic Ants – St. Louis, Missouri, United States Roy Barnes focuses on three must-see venues of a park that brings the community together today. and brought the world together 100 years ago for the World's Fair.
Westward to Oregon on Amtrak’s Empire Builder – Midwest to Northwest, United States
Westward to Oregon on Amtrak’s Empire Builder – Midwest to Northwest, United States home_aug06_westward.jpgBarry Rogge ta
A Grand Slam Travel Day in St. Louis – Missouri, United States
A Grand Slam Travel Day in St. Louis – Missouri, United States home_jul06_stlouis.jpgRoy Barnes outlines the ingredients for a
Free Kraut and Mustard Smuggling: May Fest in Chicago’s Lincoln Square
Free Kraut and Mustard Smuggling: May Fest in Chicago’s Lincoln Square home_jul06_freekraut.jpgBrett Richard knows it isn't easy to ask for kraut. It's a privilege that's earned.
Art Walk America: Guide to Art Museums in the USA – USA
Art-loving intern Vanya Akraboff waxes on about why museums in the United States are worthy of your attention and which ones you should visit.
Going Greyhound – Somewhere on Interstate 80, United States
While traveling on a Greyhound bus somewhere along the expanse of Interstate 80, Nick Klenske wakes up realizing he needs a change, and a shower.
Roy’s Central Ohio, Part II: Off the Beaten Path in and from Columbus
Roy’s Central Ohio, Part II:  Off the Beaten Path in and from Columbus If you haven’t read Part I of Roy’s Central Ohio at Bootsnall.com, it’s at this link. I found trekking Central Ohio’s highways a very rewarding experience. I saw beautiful autumn leaves change colors, six-feet high stalks of corn turn brown (because they were soon to be harvested for animal feed), and more red barns than […]
Roy’s Central Ohio, Part I: The Heart of Buckeye Heritage and Beauty is Columbus – Columbus, Ohio
Roy’s Central Ohio, Part I: The Heart of Buckeye Heritage and Beauty is Columbus – Columbus, Ohio This grand arch, located in the Arena District, dates back to 1899, when it was part of the old Union Station Depot When people think of Ohio, some of the first things that come to mind are WKRP in Cincinnati, the Rock’n'Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, and M*A*S*H’s Corporal Klinger of Toledo fame. Yet […]
Maxing Out in Minneapolis – Things to see and do – Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Once you've made your way to MSP, Leif Pettersen shows you what to do.