Kansas City has a long culinary history that has seen a recent revitalization from local residents reclaiming their food and restaurant scene. From famed BBQ to avant-grade new American cuisine, Kansas City offers a little something for any type of eater. I have been to Kansas City three separate times, and during each visit, I discover a new favorite restaurant. These are my favorite spots for foodies in Kansas City!
I never expected to discover so many beautifully designed shops in a city like KC, but Kansas City is a creative place—you can just feel the artistic energy in the air! Every time I visit, there are new (and beautiful!) boutiques to discover and you can tell the community supports their local business. Here are 7 gorgeously designed, independently-owned boutiques to shop at on your next visit to Kansas City!
If you’re looking for a perfect weekend destination in the Midwest, look no further than Kansas City. Whether it is the food, art, shopping or local people, Kansas City is a memorable destination for a city break getaway. I have visited Kansas City four times, and with each visit, I discover something new to love about KC. Created in collaboration with a KC native, this is the ideal itinerary for 2 perfect days in Kansas City!
Kansas City is well-known for a lot of things but one thing a lot of people might not think of when they think of KC is their local coffee culture. I have visited Kansas City several times over the last few years, and with each visit, I manage to find a few new stylish coffee shop to explore. These are the 10 most Instagrammable and delicious coffee shops in Kansas City!
Kansas is a state whose history I often overlooked, assuming the local history mirrored that of the other Midwestern states—dominant influence of farming, white culture and small town life. I couldn’t have been more wrong. From Lewis and Clark’s expedition to Native American disenfranchisement to the underground railroad, Kansas City Kansas has a far more complete complex history than I imagined prior to my visit. Keep reading to see the seven historic stops I recommend visiting during your next trip in Kansas City Kansas!