Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - Western Vistas Historic Byway Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:29:04 GMT Kansas on Two Wheels: Western Vistas Historic Byway http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/18/Kansas-on-Two-Wheels-Western-Vistas-Historic-Byway/3040/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/Picture-5.png'/><br/> There will be that place in a ride that you feel the pull to stop. &nbsp;Pull over to the side of the highway. &nbsp;Soak in every sight, sound, smell around you because it's just so....much. &nbsp;More than once along the Western Vistas Historic Byway, this had to happen in order to take it all in and not miss a drop, to revel in the awe of the moment. &nbsp; Tue, 18 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/18/Kansas-on-Two-Wheels-Western-Vistas-Historic-Byway/3040/ Discovering a Gem Nestled in the High Plains http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/26/Discovering-a-Gem-Nestled-in-the-High-Plains/970/ It’s ironic. Kansas is known for its wide-open vistas, where sky meets horizon in every direction. You would think with nothing blocking the view, you could easily see everything there is to ... Fri, 26 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/26/Discovering-a-Gem-Nestled-in-the-High-Plains/970/ Vast Vista's Greet you on the Byway http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/25/Vast-Vista-s-Greet-you-on-the-Byway/543/ Vast is the word that strikes a traveler on the&nbsp;Western Vistas Historic Byway.&nbsp;It is very nearly the only way to describe the open plains that greet you along this 102-mile road in the furthest stretches of western Kansas. A mix of natural archeological, architectural, cultural and historic sites line this first historic byway in the state providing enough variety to guarantee each traveler a unique reward. Wed, 25 May 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/25/Vast-Vista-s-Greet-you-on-the-Byway/543/