November 1, 2017

Ultimate Omaha Holiday Events List {Updated For 2019}

Omaha is the best place for a family to celebrate Christmas and New Year's Eve in 2019. You can find free kids' activities, every kind of live performance from ballet to orchestra to rock, and a ton of chances to meet Santa around town. Read on for the 2019 Omaha holiday events list! Note: This post was first published in 2017 and has been updated with 2019 holiday events. If you have an event … [More...]

December 8, 2019

Hotel In Downtown Minneapolis: Marquette Hotel

If you’re planning a weekend trip to Minneapolis, most likely, you have plans to head downtown. It’s home to great museums, pro sports stadiums, and theater venues, as well as popular restaurants. You’ll need a hotel in downtown Minneapolis that makes it convenient to get around. Here’s a review of one luxury hotel in downtown Minneapolis - The Marquette Hotel. Disclosure: Our stay was hosted … [More...]

December 3, 2019

10+ Must-Visit Iowa Restaurants

I've been planning trips to Iowa (and through Iowa) for years now. And there's one thing I'm starting to see as a trend: Iowa doesn't get the love it deserves for having amazing restaurant experiences. Time to set the record straight so you can plan your next road trip accordingly and visit a great restaurant. I recruited some of my fellow travel bloggers to contribute their favorites to my … [More...]

November 25, 2019

Christmas At The Omaha Zoo

December is the perfect time to visit Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium. Seriously. Add all my reasons for visiting the zoo when it's cold out with the enchantment of the holidays, and you can see why I recommend planning an Omaha zoo visit at Christmas time. Where is the Omaha zoo? Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium (AKA Omaha's zoo) is located at 3701 S. 10th St. It's … [More...]

November 22, 2019

Guide To 35+ Old Market Restaurants

Omaha’s Old Market is a historic neighborhood with brick streets, quirky shops, and an abundance of restaurants. If you’re new to Omaha, or rarely visit the Old Market, it’s not always the easiest decision on figuring out where to eat. Since I love food and the Old Market, I’ve made this guide to … [More...]

November 18, 2019

7 Must-Try Restaurants In Kearney, Nebraska

Nestled smack-dab in the middle of Nebraska, the city of Kearney is a fun option for a weekend trip with the family. Complete with museums of all kinds, surprising outdoor recreation options, plenty of arts and entertainment, and some really fantastic restaurants in Kearney, it’s a wonderful option … [More...]

November 15, 2019

An Omaha Tradition: Christmas At Union Station

Omaha is the best-kept secret when it comes to magical holiday decorations and events. For something truly special -- and indoors -- plan a visit to The Durham Museum during the holiday season. The annual celebration, "Christmas at Union Station," begins every year the day after Thanksgiving. … [More...]