Tag Archives: Midwest

Kansas City Budget Trip

There are a few cities in the central Midwest region that draw national attention, and one of them is certainly Kansas City. Known for BBQ, football, and the enchanting city design (did you know it's the City of Fountains?), KC has a lot to offer a student group trip, on a graduation celebration or hitting…
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5 Best Theme Parks in the Midwest

Most people adore theme parks, which is why they gain so much attention and acclaim as the summer seasons roll by. There's nothing more fun than a warm early summer day with your friends, trying out all of the major rides or walking the park with a funnel cake in hand. The coastlines, however, get…
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Budgeting the Twin Cities

While Minnesota doesn't regularly receive a whole lot of attention, the Twin Cities definitely should. Tucked between two rivers, this green oasis of energy can't be contained within a single metropolis so on this vacation, you have two to sample! Student groups, whether you're educational or celebrating a graduation (congrats!), will find something phenomenal on…
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Where to Stay, Play, and Eat in St. Louis

For many, the shining beacon of the Gateway Arch is a symbol of hope, of perseverance and entrepreneurship, and most importantly, of exploration. The West moved through St. Louis and it was here that the melting pot philosophy truly took root and blossomed. Today, St. Louis no longer marks the literal beginning of the frontier…
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5 Reasons to Visit South Dakota

When you think of a Midwest student group vacation, your mind might not automatically jump to South Dakota. But why not? The state's underexposure in the public's general purview¬†casts an unintended shadow over this beautiful, historic, and fascinating land of mystery. There are many reasons why your group should care about South Dakota, but for…
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10 Reasons to Visit Cleveland

On the shores of Lake Erie, in the Midwestern state of Ohio, you'll find the metropolis of Cleveland. Cleveland, though amazing, often gets thrown by the wayside of tourist travel, especially when compared to cities like New York and Los Angeles. This makes it no less amazing, though. In fact, it makes it positively and…
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48 Hours in Little Rock and Hot Springs – What to see and do

Especially for Midwestern groups, a short trip to Little Rock and Hot Springs, Arkansas, can be the perfect three-day weekend getaway filled with adventure, history, and most of all -- tons of fun. Both with a bigger city feel while holding true to that Midwestern friendliness, Little Rock and Hot Springs are close enough to…
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