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Shop Across Missouri

This sample itinerary can be customized for any time of year. Expect the unexpected as you shop your way across southwestern Missouri. With downtown shopping districts, outlet malls, and antique stores galore, your group has countless opportunities to find exactly what they’re looking for. DAY ONE – Joplin, MO Welcome to Joplin! Centrally located at… Read more »

Chicken and Christmas in Little Bavaria

By Kathleen Somers If you think Michigan’s “Little Bavaria”—the quaint town of Frankenmuth—is famous for serving up chicken dinners and year-round Christmas shopping, then you’d be right. But if you think your group has had the true Frankenmuth experience—shopping the world’s largest Christmas store and then indulging in an all-you-can-eat world famous chicken dinner—then you’ve… Read more »

Kids Make the Darndest Tours! – Honey Creek Creamery

Words like milkmaid, goat herder, and farmer probably conjure up a certain image, but probably nothing like the reality of meeting Sharon Oamek, owner of Honey Creek Creamery and certified cheese maker. Sharon makes a quality goat’s milk cheese that customers clamor for. And yes, she is a goat herder…extraordinaire. “There is nothing like the… Read more »

Making Warm Memories in a Winter Wonderland

By Britt Aamodt Picture yourself in your favorite flannel pajamas and fleece-lined slippers. Then see yourself heading into the kitchen to zap a mug of hot chocolate to complement the sugar cookies and Russian teacakes stacked on a snowflake napkin. Goodies assembled, you cozy onto the living room sofa, throw an afghan over your legs… Read more »

Faces and Places

What a great idea! Carve the facial likeness of four U. S. Presidents into a granite mountain and then invite vacationers from all over the world to come marvel. In fact, the idea was so successful, that the Mount Rushmore sculpture has become an instantly recognizable icon symbolizing America. It attracts approximately two million visitors… Read more »

Unusual Thrills at the Black Hills

What a great idea! Carve the facial likeness of four U. S. Presidents into a granite mountain and then invite vacationers from all over the world to come marvel. In fact, the idea was so successful, that the Mount Rushmore sculpture has become an instantly recognizable icon symbolizing America.