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Jun 19

Kansas Travel Information

Posted on June 19, 2015 at 2:47 PM by Brett Rurode

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It’s been a long year already, and we are only halfway through.  Do you need a quick get-away?  Here are some travel websites with Kansas vacation ideas.  You don’t need to go far from home for an exciting escape.

The state of Kansas’ travel website:
http://www.travelks.com/

Here is an independent travel website for the state of Kansas:
http://www.kansastravel.org/

Famous Kansas attractions…and a few you’ve never heard of:
http://www.kansastravel.org/kansastravel.htm

For outdoor vacations including camping, boating, and hiking:
http://ksoutdoors.com/

Don’t forget about rural Kansas.  Small towns have great attractions too:
http://www.getruralkansas.org/

Roadside America provides information on some of the more off-beat things to see and do in Kansas:
http://www.roadsideamerica.com/location/ks

The Kansas Historical Society in Topeka is a great place to visit:
http://www.kshs.org/portal_visit

If you come through Topeka, don’t forget to stop by the Kansas State Capitol:
http://www.kansastravel.org/kansasstatecapitol.htm



Nathan Carr of Newton Public Library has put together a great webinar on Kansas Travel:
http://kslibplus.info/tech/SmartTravelWebsites.mp4
 

   

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