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"Veracruz Combo Tour: La Antigua
"Veracruz Combo Tour: La Antigua Cempoala and Quiahuiztlan Ruins""Your day trip from Veracruz begins with hotel pickup by minivan for the approximate 45-mile (75-km) drive up the coast to Quiahuiztlan. When you arrive walk around the archaeological ruins set on a hill with beautiful views of the Gulf of Mexico. During its time as part of the Tlaxcala confederation the site was home to Totanac temples plazas and a ballcourt. See what remains and learn about their significance from your guide.Back in your minivan
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Jesse James Outlaw Excursion
"Jesse James Farm Home site is open from 9:00am to 4:00pm Monday-Saturday and noon to 4:00pm on Sunday. Excursion includes film about the James Family self-guided museum tour on site and docent guided tour of the James home. The majority of furniture and pictures are family heirlooms. There is an excellent gift shop on site with books and Jesse James related toys games collectibles and jewelry. Tour fee and lunch included. The family is buried in nearby Mt. Olivet Cemetery accessible by car. Jesse James farm is 35 minutes by car from downtown Kansas City Missouri and 45 minutes by car from Kansas City International Airport (MCI)."""
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Kansas City Jazz Excursion
"Jazz Museum tour last approximately 2 hours. Archived film reels from the 1920s on view and priceless recordings and artifacts not available anywhere else in the world. Each exhibit has audio equipment for listening to endless songs from the past greats. many of whom are musicians and soloists.Optional tour is for the Negro Leagues Museum same location. Kansas City's great baseball heritage began with the negro leagues and the museum is one of the most extensive collections in the country . You don't need to be a baseball fan to enjoy this museum. This is an optional tour not included in the tour price""""Charlie Parker ""The Bird"" Duke Ellington
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Megabus

Megabus serves two destinations in Iowa: Iowa City and Des Moines. I took the Megabus from Iowa City back to Chicago, a journey of just over 4 hours.Buses on this route are double-decker, with...
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You'll probably need a car.

Although there are bus services and a few trains, US public transport ('mass transit') is simply not as extensive as services in Europe. So if you want to explore Iowa you really do need a car of your...
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Megabus from Des Moines to Chicago

There is a company called megabus that you can take from downtown Des Moines to Chicago that is reasonably priced and a bit better quality than the Greyhound bus. I have family in Chicago that take...
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To 80 or Not to 80

Interstate 80 runs right through the middle of Iowa and has several lanes in each direction so it looks as though it would be a quick, easy way to get where you need to go. Most of the time, that's...
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Getting to Iowa

There are several ways to get to Iowa - Cedar Rapids and Des Moines have the biggest airports and, with Interstate 80 running through the middle of the state, driving is certainly an option as...
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Driving is The Most Appropriate for Iowa

The very best form of travel in the state of Iowa is certainly an automobile. There are so many small, out-of-the-way towns to discover, and the only way to accomplish that is to drive.Jill and I...
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Drive

Dfaniately Drive! Traffic isn't bad. In Des Moines in a traffic jam you're looking at about and hour wait.Be careful on county highways. Semi trucks get to hauling and will come up on you fast and...
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I recommend flying into...

I recommend flying into Chicago, then renting a car and driving on I-80. You can take this interstate all the way through the state, and most sights are on the way.You need a car! There is little or...
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You can fly into the Des...

You can fly into the Des Moines, Cedar Rapids, or Sioux City airports, or take the train into Osceola, though it may be cheaper to fly into Omaha and rent a car if you are coming to the western half...
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I flew from London to...

I flew from London to Minneapolis, then drove south into Iowa. There were alternatives - Des Moines was one - but for the area I was going Minneapolis was by far the best choice. From London, the...
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The best way to get here I...

The best way to get here I think is by car, otherwise you will have to rent one (since there really is no other transportation). Airfare is usually expensive in Des Moines anyways.Pratically the only...
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We flew into Nebraska this...

We flew into Nebraska this year, because the ride started at Council Bluffs, Iowa....just across the river. Recommend shipping bikes via UPSThe only way to go.
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101 East Locust Street, Des Moines, Iowa, 50309, United States
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210 South Dubuque Street, Iowa City, Iowa, 52240, United States
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3434 Dodge St, Dubuque, Iowa, 52003, United States
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525 33rd Avenue, SW, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52404, United States
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1132 LARSON PARK ROAD, Sioux City, Iowa, 51103, United States
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Exit 225, I-80 Amana Colonies, 2211 U Ave, Amana, Iowa, 52361, United States
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Top Things to Do in Iowa

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Downtown

All around the blocks of downtown Iowa City is lovely outdoor art displayed. The coolest form is displayed on all the outdoor benches throughout the city. Take a stroll and snap some pics. These...
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Town Center

Volunteers living around the area come and play German style music to entertain the visitors. Thus, the band is very informal, as some must read music and others know their parts by heart. It's a...
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Raccoon River Excursions

Take a inner tube float trip down the Raccoon River with a group of your friends or family. You can bring a cooler full of your favorite beverages and snacks. River tubing trips range anywhere from 3...
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Kalona Cheese Factory

Both Jill and I love cheese; thus, we decided to visit the Kalona Cheese Factory which is located a few miles north of Kalona on Highway 1. Although there is free parking in their on-site parking...
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4th Street Elevator

Funicular type elevator up the valley of the Missippi river, this is a 3 ft narrow gauge rail that travels a mere 206 meters up a hill. Its purported to be the shortest and steepest railroad in the...
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National Czech and Slovak Museum

Interesting place to study the culture and heritage of the Czech and Slovak settlers who me made a new home for themselves in the broad expanses of Iowa. The Museum is a modern convenient facility...
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