Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - Baxter Springs Heritage Center and Museum Sun, 31 Aug 2014 04:16:43 GMT Kansas on Two Wheels: Frontier Military Historic Byway http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/17/Kansas-on-Two-Wheels-Frontier-Military-Historic-Byway/3074/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/Picture-52.png'/><br/> Urban to rural. &nbsp;Winding to straight. &nbsp;Modern day amenities to historical sites. &nbsp;168 miles of byway exploration along the&nbsp;Frontier Military Historic Byway&nbsp;stretches from Fort Leavenworth in northeast Kansas to Baxter Springs in far southeast Kansas. Tue, 17 Sep 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/17/Kansas-on-Two-Wheels-Frontier-Military-Historic-Byway/3074/ Tuck into fine food at Kansas’ Café on the Route http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/29/Tuck-into-fine-food-at-Kansas-Caf-on-the-Route/815/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/Cafe-on-the-Route.jpeg'/><br/>The Food Network highlighted Baxter Springs restaurant along Route 66 *CLOSED - January 6, 2013* In the extreme southeastern corner of Kansas lies Cherokee County, the only county in the state that can lay claim to 13.2 miles of Old Route 66. Established in 1926, the two-lane road originally stretched from Chicago to Los Angeles and became famous for the unique communities along “Route 66.” Fri, 29 Jul 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/29/Tuck-into-fine-food-at-Kansas-Caf-on-the-Route/815/