Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - Wild West Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:13:48 GMT Cowboys old and new - and teachers too http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/14/Cowboys-old-and-new---and-teachers-too/2536/ Dodge City Days is a 10-day event that lets your family enjoy cowboys from yesterday and experience the way they still play today.&nbsp; Tue, 14 Aug 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/14/Cowboys-old-and-new---and-teachers-too/2536/ A Trip to the Wild West http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/13/-A-Trip-to-the-Wild-West/2186/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/wheat-field.jpeg'/><br/>A Faces &amp; Places Roadie BlogDespite living in Kansas all my life, I haven’t traveled to many cities in the West so I didn’t exactly know what I was in for on my Faces &amp; Places Tour trip to Garden City and the Beef Empire Days Rodeo.My friend Jessica and I planned ahead by looking through our Kansas Visitors Guide. We wanted to enjoy everything about southwestern Kansas. We started with a pit stop in Great Bend for a tasty meal at Diane’s Diner and a little shopping downtown. On the road again, we enjoyed our view of beautiful wheat fields being harvested. Wed, 13 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/13/-A-Trip-to-the-Wild-West/2186/ A Modern Day Visit to the Old West http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/26/A-Modern-Day-Visit-to-the-Old-West/1633/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/front-street.jpeg'/><br/>Texans know a thing or two about the old west, but when writer Matt Pryor visited Dodge City he wrote, “Dodge put the wild in Wild West.” He wandered the red brick streets to get a feel of the history, but had the good sense to take advantage of some modern conveniences, too. Thu, 26 Jan 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/26/A-Modern-Day-Visit-to-the-Old-West/1633/