There are so many amazing Midwest zoos worth exploring within a short drive from Manhattan. Make sure you take advantage of the membership at Manhattan's Sunset Zoo to get a 50-percent discount or free! Let’s explore the zoos around...
If you spend your days making "choo-choo" sounds for the train loving kid in your house, this guide is for you! There are fun train-themed places to make memories in Kansas. Best Spots for Train Lovers in Kansas Abilene and Smoky...
Have a long weekend coming up and thinking of getting out of town? Try venturing out of Kansas and drive about 4.5 hours south to Oklahoma City! Preparing for the Drive   Let me start off with saying that I am not...
It's baseball season, and a day at Kauffman Stadium cheering on the Kansas City Royals is great for the whole family. Whether you're taking avid baseball fans or a toddler attending their first game, we've got tips for making...
Want to get out of town and spend the day somewhere new? Consider heading southwest on I-70 and spending a day in Salina, Kansas! There are lots of actives and attractions for the whole family to enjoy, making for...
Our family loves museums, and we are lucky to have such a variety of museums within a short drive from the Manhattan area. Whether you're looking for science, history, interactive or even a little movie trivia, there is a...
Pack some Cornhusker red and head to Nebraska for a long weekend in Omaha! Just around three hours north of Manhattan, Omaha has something for everyone to enjoy! Use this guide to as to reference a 4-day weekend getaway,...
Just a short trip down I-70 will take you to the historic small town of Abilene, Kansas. There are countless activities and attractions for a wide variety of ages and interests. Plan a day or stay for a weekend! Tips...
Ready to get out of town for the day and want to be back home again, that same night? Check out a super fun day trip to Topeka! The capital of Kansas, Topeka, offers so many fun options and has...
If you haven't experienced the Zoo Lights at the Topeka Zoo, this is a must-do for the holiday season! Walk around the zoo and experience twinkling lights, dazzling displays, festive activities, and a visit with Santa Claus! This tradition,...