Travel Blogs from Kansas City
We figured being in Missouri we needed to stop by Kansas City for some amazing BBQ since the city is known for it!! We stopped at.... We ordered 4 huge meals and shared between the four of us!! We don't think we could eat at another BBQ place again that is how good it was!! After this we drove to a town in the middle of no where (3 hours east of Denver) on I-70 West in Kansas State next to a town called Kanarado (we loved this name) and got a hotel to get some shut ...
... my meal (took a doggie bag home) and then had a piece of lemon meringue cheesecake. It was the best piece of cheesecake that I have ever had. I finished the whole piece off. Jonathan took his home; maybe I can help him eat it tomorrow? Whilst we were eating our meal outside, a really annoying busker was blasting away on the trumpet. Jonathan thought that he may be drunk. Even the waiters were laughing at him. Went back to the hotel to do laundry - very exciting ...
... displays were not working and neither was the film which would have kept me there for the day. It was attached to the Negro League Baseball Museum - which was interesting and Jonathan loves baseball, so we took a look at that too. Was also really good. Apparently we were not allowed to take pictures - but I only figured that out once we left the Jazz Museum. Next we went to the Kepler Art Museum, except their was a ...
... and the 2 Roosevelts.
One interactive room relived key Truman decisions and asked the audience which influenced Truman the most in making that decision: interest groups and public opinion, personal values, political advisors or the long term interest of the country. Personal values was favoured by respondents. I wonder how most would rate these influences on decisions our politicians have recently been making??
This is an amazing memorial and museum - the caliber you would expect to find in Washington, DC rather than in Kansas City.
The huge obelisk memorial can be seen from miles around, and when you first enter the museum, you are standing on a glass-floored bridge, which looks down on a field of 9,000 ...
Other places to stay in Kansas City
775 Brasilia Ave, Kansas City | 4 star hotelfrom $116
200 West 12th Street, Kansas City | 4 star hotelfrom $157
401 Ward Parkway, Kansas City | 5 star hotelfrom $173
- Tortured Property
- Serivice level not worthy of "Intercontinental" name
- Ready to be razed
1 East Pershing Road, Kansas City | 5 star hotelfrom $182
- Great location, but watch out the reservation
- I knew better than to stay at the Westin......
1301 Wyandotte Street, Kansas City | 4 star hotelfrom $160
- None of the problems noted in other reviews
- Get a suite
- Nice place for a 4 star but this is not one!
9103 East 39th Street, Kansas City | 3 star hotelfrom $88
2345 McGee Street, Kansas City | 5 star hotelfrom $171
- Reminiscent of animal house.
- Hyatt Regency Crown Center Needs Work
- Fine, but nothing special or memorable.
1329 Baltimore, Kansas City | 3 star hotelfrom $174
- An embarrassment for Hilton - Stay Away!
- Great Updated Small Classy Hotel
- Great restoration, poor service
770 West 47th Street, Kansas City | 4 star hotelfrom $64
- Sheraton Suites was absolutely relaxing
- It was Ok
- Location is NOT everything
8801 NW 112th Street, Kansas City | 3 star hotelfrom $105
4445 Main St, Kansas City | 4 star hotelfrom $151
- Great View
- Not up to par
- Not a good experience
220 West 43rd Street, Kansas City | 3 star hotelfrom $161
- No Hot Water
- Stay Away
- Great for families, but keep small kids away from balacony!
14163 Rt. 22 South, New Lebanon | B&Bfrom $121
7640 NW Tiffany Springs Parkway, Kansas City | 3 star hotelfrom $127
11832 NW Plaza Circle, Kansas City | 3 star hotelfrom $73
1215 Wyandotte Street, Kansas City | 3 star hotelfrom $139
4600 Summit Street, Kansas City | 2 star hotelfrom $148
- Many stays here.....
- Excellent hotel
- Loved the Hampton
7333 NE Parvin Rd., Kansas City | 3 star hotelfrom $99
4011 Blue Ridge Cut-Off, Kansas City | 3 star hotelfrom $104
3200 North Ameristar Drive, Kansas City | 4 star hotelfrom $137
770 Admiral Boulevard, Kansas City | 1 star hotelfrom $104
325 Ward Parkway, Kansas City | 4 star hotelfrom $260
- A Wonderful Hotel
- Not to be missed
- Very pleasant experience
11728 N Ambassador Dr, Kansas City | 3 star hotelfrom $81
11828 NW Plaza Circle, Kansas City | 3 star hotelfrom $62
1051 North Cambridge Street, Kansas City | 2 star hotelfrom $69