Archive - Quick Trips

Wine Weekend in Ste. Genevieve

Ste. Genevieve, Missouri, is the perfect place to step back in time to a world of authentic 18th century French colonial history

Quick Trip: Siloam Springs

Occasionally you have to leave 417-land to find some hidden gems, and Siloam Springs, Arkansas, has plenty, including its natural springs and historic downtown.

Mansfield Missouri

The small town of Mansfield is a great place to spend a day exploring coffee shops and historic places. It’s close enough for a day trip, but if you decide to spend the night, you can hunker down...

West Plains Missouri

A day trip to West Plains reveals an undercurrent of art and literary talent and a historic downtown that’s still going strong.

St. Louis Getaway

Head to the Gateway City for a fun-filled getaway where baseball and beer abound.

Arcadia Valley

Take a drive to scenic Arcadia Valley. The region is 3-and-a-half hours from Springfield and encompasses a handful of fun.

Exploring Amish Town

Take a mini road trip to Lead Mine, a quaint Amish community packed with lovely scenery, fresh produce for sale, homemade wood furniture and a darling bakery for nabbing a few sweets.

Eureka Springs Getaway

Visit the mountain town of Eureka Springs, and discover all the delicious restaurants, eccentric kitchenware stores and watering sweets shops lining the downtown district.

The Other Springfield

Take a quick weekend getaway to Springfield, Illinois. Just a four-and-a-half-hour drive northeast of our Springfield, the town is packed with history and good eats.

Quick Trip: Steelville

This month, wander a few hours northeast of Springfield to Steelville, the self-proclaimed floating capital of Missouri, to explore its rivers. Plus, we dig into camping, shopping, a surprisingly...

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