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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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The Big Ticket Adventure Pass: Minneapolis - Bloomington - St Paul - Mall of America Attractions
"Once you purchase the pass a representative from the Bloomington CVB will follow up with an email with directions on how to obtain your mobile pass using a promo code on their website. Once you exchange the promo code for your passes an email and text will be sent to you immediately. The pass holder simply needs to present their e-ticket (displayed on their phone) to the attractions attendant or if the ticket was printed out show your print at home ticket to the attraction attendant. Once your attraction pass has been acknowledged at the first attraction you will have three days (NOTE: three days does not necessarily mean 72 hours) including that day to visit the six attractions. Each attraction can only be visited once within the three days."""
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More Transportation in Iowa

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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deecat
May 30, 2007

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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reon80
Jun 04, 2003

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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erikajj
Aug 26, 2002

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...
Ukarumpa
Aug 25, 2002

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...
valerie99
Aug 24, 2002

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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leics
Aug 26, 2012
 
 
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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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leics
Aug 26, 2012

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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gover
Jul 28, 2011

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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DueSer
Feb 01, 2009

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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DueSer
Feb 01, 2009

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...
melissaK
Mar 28, 2005

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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KLomaskin
Aug 25, 2002

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101 East Locust Street, Des Moines, Iowa, 50309, 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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4th Street Elevator

For the most spectacular view of Dubuque (not to mention neighboring Wisconsin and Illinois, as well as the Mississippi River) go up the Fenelon Street Elevator off of Bluff Street and Fourth Street...
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Botanical Garden

A nice place to escape if the Iowa winters get too much for you. This small Botanical garden is a single large greenhouse featuring tropical plants near downtown Des Moines. Its worth a visit as a...
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General Store

....if only because it's so jam-packed with things to buy that you will probably spend at least a little money there. And yes, what is on sale does look very nice and much of it does seem to be...
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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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Wine

Once a month during the warmer months (May-September), you can gather with other fun wine lovers, taste and learn about wines, sample cheeses and party dips, and win door prizes! This outrageous...
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"RURAL NEXUS OF AMERICA"
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"Iowa - Hawkeye State"
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