Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - Smoky Valley Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:24:09 GMT Riding the Rails: Taking a Heritage Train Ride in Abilene http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/23/Riding-the-Rails-Taking-a-Heritage-Train-Ride-in-Abilene/3033/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/Abaline.jpg'/><br/> The railroad is so closely tied to the Kansas story of adventure, opportunity and progress that it only seems fitting those visiting the state should take the time to ride the rails. Amtrak service is limited in our state, but excursion trains to provide a unique and relaxing opportunity to enjoy this piece of history. Thu, 23 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/23/Riding-the-Rails-Taking-a-Heritage-Train-Ride-in-Abilene/3033/ In a Kansas state of mind http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/30/In-a-Kansas-state-of-mind/699/ This is a guest blog post written on June 23 by Andy Brack as he was completing the last leg of a road trip through Kansas with his daughter. A Faces &amp; Places Tour Roadie met the duo as they were eating at Emma Chase Cafe in Cottonwood Falls and loved their story so much, we asked him to share it with you. Thu, 30 Jun 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/30/In-a-Kansas-state-of-mind/699/