Archives for August 2013

Travel Tips For Visiting The Gateway Arch

St. Louis' Gateway Arch is impressive. I remember seeing it on Interstate 70 when I was 10 years old. My father, mother, brother and I were on our summer family vacation, driving from California to Virginia. My father pointed it out as we drove past it. I don't remember thinking any more about it … [Read more...]

Kansas City and Its Barbecue

The people of Kansas City take their Bar-B-Que seriously. It's kind of like politics where everyone has their passionate opinion and is firm in it. I typically don't do food or restaurant reviews unless I'm truly moved by the experience and must share it. However, when you repeatedly hear that you … [Read more...]

High Times at Seattle Hempfest

There were high times, and high attendance at Seattle's Hempfest. Held August 16 - 18, Seattle's Hempfest has long been a popular event with "indulgers" and non-indulgers alike. This year was no exception, with over 300,000 people passing through the entrances. Seattle Hempfest is the world’s … [Read more...]

Kansas City Friendly

Travel and Leisure magazine published their top 20 snobbiest cities for 2013 and Kansas City, Missouri was number 15 on the list. My initial thoughts were Kansas City isn't really that snobby, is it? What do they have to be snobby about living in fly over country? Well, I recently spent three … [Read more...]