Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - Victoria Thu, 02 Oct 2014 08:45:30 GMT Races and a Rodeo http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/8/Races-and-a-Rodeo/2515/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/Rodeo.jpeg'/><br/> It amazes me how many towns in Kansas I have never visited even though I have lived in this state all my life. When I meet people on the Faces &amp; Places Tour and encourage them to take vacations in Kansas, they say “oh I’ve lived here all my life.” But as I have been learning over the summer, just when you think you know all that Kansas has to offer, along comes a surprise." Wed, 08 Aug 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/8/Races-and-a-Rodeo/2515/ A Century old Sentry: The Cathedral of the Plains http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/23/A-Century-old-Sentry-The-Cathedral-of-the-Plains/164/ When Victoria’s St. Fidelis Catholic Church was completed in 1911, it was the largest church west of the Mississippi River. Its twin towers, rising 141-feet in the air, can be seen for miles. They have stood for a century as a testament to the people whose hard work built a place of worship worthy of the nickname “Cathedral of the Plains. Wed, 23 Feb 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/23/A-Century-old-Sentry-The-Cathedral-of-the-Plains/164/