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Best Places to Travel in June

Best Places to Travel in June

Travel + Leisure | April 15, 2021
"This vibrant city is known for its jazz heritage, barbecue, steaks, fountains, and professional sports teams. With average temperatures in the mid 80s, June is a great time to visit Kansas City."
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Super Cities: Kansas City vs. Tampa

Super Cities: Kansas City vs. Tampa

CBS This Morning | February 05, 2021
"A 'CBS This Morning' tradition continues as Kansas City and Tampa go head-to-head to see which town gets bragging rights even before Sunday's kickoff. Jammie Yuccas and Michelle Miller have the details."
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Black History: The Heart of Your City

Black History: The Heart of Your City

United Airlines Hemispheres | January 23, 2021
"Kansas City’s Black population dates to the antebellum era, and the community here boomed after the Civil War, as newly freed people and their descendants came for jobs with the railroads, stockyards, and packinghouses. The cultural locus became the 18th and Vine neighborhood, which was one of America’s liveliest jazz districts."
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The 50 Best Places to Travel in 2021

The 50 Best Places to Travel in 2021

Travel + Leisure | December 18, 2020
"The City of Fountains has so much more to offer than its (rightly praised) barbecue. The Crossroads Arts District, in particular, has seen notable growth since the Crossroads Hotel reopened inside the former Pabst bottling plant in 2018."
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11 cities where you can honor veterans in the United States

11 cities where you can honor veterans in the United States

Lonely Planet | November 11, 2020
"Kansas City is home to the National World War I Museum, selected in 1921 in part because the city's rail station had proved quite the crossroads for thousands of soldiers criss-crossing the country as they prepared for, shipped out to, and returned from the front."
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Two sides of Kansas City: A lot to explore even with pandemic restrictions

Two sides of Kansas City: A lot to explore even with pandemic restrictions

St. Louis Post-Dispatch | August 10, 2020
"Kansas City, Missouri, and Kansas City, Kansas — with the Missouri River flowing between them — have several attractions that, for us, can’t be visited often enough. Favorites are the Arabia Steamboat Museum and the National WWI Museum and Memorial in Missouri, and the Lewis and Clark Historic Park at Kaw Point in Kansas, though of course the towns offer more."
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