We love to share positive stories about our five-star community!
Check out some of our favorites:
- Best U.S. Small Town by TravelAwaits (2021)
- #2 Best Historic Small Town by USA Today (2020)
- Coolest Small Town in Kansas by Far and Wide (2020)
- Most Beautiful Small Town in Kansas by House Beautiful magazine (2020)
- #8 Best Historic Small Town by USA Today (2019)
- #1 True Western Town of the Year by TrueWest magazine (2018)
- Best Weekend Getaway by KANSAS! magazine (2018)
Keep checking back as we continue to populate this list!
By Only In Your State on April 20, 2018
It’s amazing just how beautiful Kansas becomes in the spring. After all, many of our beauty comes from the state itself. There’s nothing as refreshing as surrounding yourself with flowers, and Kansas...
By Only In Your State on April 1, 2018
You’ll find that lifelong Kansans tend to enjoy homestyle food better than the faster alternatives. Nothing’s better than a plate full of gravy smothered chicken fried steak or even just a slice of...
By Only In Your State on February 17, 2018
Plenty of Kansans are looking for a new piece for their home decor, or that addition to their collection they can’t seem to find. Are you ready for a bargain hunting bonanza? This small town in...
By Only In Your State on January 9, 2018
We’ve all learned a bit of Kansas history, whether through schooling or living in and around it. There’s certainly a few towns with plenty of historical significance, but what about the homes that...
By Southern Living on January 1, 2018
On June 22nd, 1945, Dwight D. Eisenhower said, "The proudest thing I can claim is that I am from Abilene." After visiting this welcoming small town, you’ll see why. If you can time it, visit during...
By DailyPress.com on December 19, 2017
A road trip along I-70 is an ideal way to discover the best of Kansas culture. From the arts, entertainment, and history, there are an abundance of attractions. Here are five cities adjacent to the...
By One Delightful Life on July 25, 2017
The 34th president of the United States and 5-Star General was born and raised in Abilene, Kansas. Founded in 1857, the town grew when the railroad and the Chisholm Trail intersected causing it to...
December 9, 2016
When it comes to dining in Kansas, it is truly hard to go wrong! Basically anywhere you go (and any restaurant you visit), you are almost guaranteed to find a delicious meal. However, when it comes...
By Only In Your State on June 14, 2016
It’s the perfect time of year for road trips, but who wants to spend their entire paycheck at the gas station? We’ve designed this awesome road trip that takes you to at least 10 amazing places in...
By Only In Your State on March 27, 2016
Do you have a toddler and/or a train enthusiast in your life? If you answered yes to either (or if you are looking for a fun and unique experience), you will want to hop aboard one of these five epic...
By Only In Your State on September 16, 2015
Let’s be honest: No matter where you go in Kansas, you’re basically guaranteed some sort of lovely view; however, these 10 Kansas towns have the crème de la crème of breathtaking views! Read more