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10 Fabulous Things to Do in Missouri with Kids to Spark their Curiosity!

USA - Missouri - St. Louis - Hippo at the St. Louis Zoo

Too often, Missouri and other midwestern states get attributed the misnomer “flyover states,” but there is actually so much to do in Missouri with kids! You would think that living and teaching in South Korea would mean that I wouldn’t have much to say about Missouri, but I love the state! Before moving across the […]

The 13 National Parks in Missouri: Why & How to Visit Each One!

Klepzing Mill is located in the Ozark National Scenic Riverways of Missouri along Rocky Creek. It was built in 1928.

I have spent almost my whole life in Missouri, yet it’s only recently that I’ve had the time to properly examine and appreciate the beauty of the national parks in Missouri and other local travel destinations that I have taken for granted. I think this is a common experience people are having this year now […]

The Big Route 66 Bucket List: 50 Can’t-Miss Things to See on Route 66

Historic Route 66 sign against blue sky in the state of California, USA

Heading out on Route 66? While there are thousands of things to see on Route 66, you obviously can’t see every single national park, major city, and roadside attraction on the Mother Road unless you have months to explore. So use this Route 66 bucket list to plan your trip. Can’t read now? Pin for […]

The 10 Best Major Cities on Route 66 You Need to See

USA - Illinois - Chicago - Downtown Chicago & Lake Michigan

Dreaming of a Route 66 road trip and not sure where to stop along the way? While the best parts of the Mother Road are often exploring the off-beat places and hidden gems, you also want to take advantage of spending some time in the best major cities on Route 66. Whether you have enough […]

25 Hilarious Route 66 Puns & Instagram Caption Inspiration

USA - Catoosa - Iconic huge Blue Whale roadside attraction by swimming hole on Route 66 in Oklahoma on a winter day

Looking for ideas for photograph or Instagram captions for your Route 66 road trip? Here are my favorite Route 66 puns and jokes to make your trip even better! Can’t read now? Pin for later! The Best Route 66 Puns & Jokes Here are my favorite Route 66 puns. It’s time to Chica-go on our […]

17 Spectacular Road Trips from Oklahoma City

USA - Oklahoma - Scenic descent from Mt Scott, Oklahoma A scenic view descending the twisting road from Mt. Scott, Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge, Oklahoma

Growing up in Oklahoma, I’ve taken road trips from Oklahoma City going in every direction you can think of. The blessing of being situated right in the middle of the country means you can see a lot of different kinds of places after spending a few hours on the highway. Can’t read now? Pin for […]