Kansas City Favorites

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  • 1. Fountains

    Another one of Kansas City's many public fountains, this is also on the bike/walking path east of the Plaza. The piece was designed by the famous Swedish sculptor Carl Milles. (For another piece by...

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  • 2. The Arts

    In the 1990s Kansas City's convention center, Bartle Hall, was expanded southward across the I-670 freeway. An innovative use of steel cables helps to secure the section of the building which extends...

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  • 3. Country Club Plaza

    KC has many positives but the Plaza is unique to Kansas City. The Plaza is a vast mix of restaurants, bars, clubs, boutiques, fine retailers, architecture...all in an open setting. Minutes away from...

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  • 4. Downtown

    Orignally constructed in 1897, it's now the headquarters of Ozark National Life Insurance. Good for them for preserving this handsome building! The building's location at the corner of 9th & Locust...

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  • 5. Neighborhoods

    It's a common misconception in Kansas City that the Rockhill Neighborhood is so named because it's located on a prominent hill which had a lot of rocks on it. Au contraire, my dear friend. "Rockhill"...

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  • 6. Food and Libations

    Try some of the local brews. Kansas city is home to some of the best beers I've had in the US. Boulevard Pale Ale is fantastic. Also eat some KC Barbeque, it's world famous Eating a 100 wing dinner at...

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  • 7. Geography & Getting Around

    If you really want to irritate a resident of Kansas City, tell them how much you are enjoying your visit to KANSAS. Because most people who live in this area are friendly and polite, your life will...

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  • 8. Historic Sites

    Historic home, dating from 1858, south of the Country Club Plaza, open to the public. The house was used as a Field Hospital during the 1864 Battle of Westport. Well-preserved and interesting. 6115...

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  • 9. KC People

    Meeting baseball legend Buck O'Neil at the Negro League Baseball Museum. I was as nervous as can be but that all disappeared when he shook my hand, asked what my name was and personally thanked me for...

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  • 10. We visit Kansas City and...

    We visit Kansas City and surrounding area frequently. I'll be adding things to this page when ever I go there. Check it again in a few months for updates. Photo...

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  • 11. just a little tidbit i...

    just a little tidbit i found... every day Excite Travel has a featured city on their website. today (4 september 2000) i went to look at fares and lo and...

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  • 12. You must eat some BBQ. ...

    You must eat some BBQ. Bryants, Gates, it doesn't matter, this is where you get the best BBQ in the world. Also, you've got to see the Plaza. It is truly one of...

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