Family Fun

Throwback Thursday: Family Travel Fun

Throwback Thursday: Family Travel Fun

You won't believe all of the amazing places; from century old structures to new construction - Iowa has a lot to brag…

Let’s Ride, Iowa!

If you are a bicyclist in Iowa or dreaming to…

The Transcontinental Line – and a Great Vacation – Start in Council Bluffs

Several attractions in Council Bluffs make it a train-lover’s delight!

Get a dose of Vitamin D by getting outside

Spring has sprung in Iowa! Discover Iowa’s outdoor wonders at…


Stop and Snip the Flowers

Stop and Snip the Flowers

Miss Effie’s Country Flowers and Garden Stuff is a pick-your-own flower place located in Donahue, Iowa.

Running Across Iowa

There’s no shortage of great road races in Iowa -…

Irish Eyes Smile in Emmetsburg for St. Patrick’s Day

Emmetsburg, Iowa, is known as the Irish Capital of Iowa.…

No salchow? No problem. Olympic wannabes welcome in Iowa.

There are plenty of places in Iowa where you can…


America’s First Ladies

America’s First Ladies

Staff at the Herbert Hoover Presidential Museum is busy preparing for the newest exhibit, America’s First Ladies, opening on April 19!

Past and Present Come Together in Clinton

Clinton blends historical charm with new destinations that tell the…

Denmark on the Prairie – back to Elk Horn

Once more all our friends from the little Danish village…

Danish Traditions Celebrated in Western Iowa

The Danes are flocking to Iowa’s “Danish Villages” after learning…

Art & Culture

A Dutch Welkom

A Dutch Welkom

The citizens of Orange City are taking out their wooden shoes, checking flowerbeds and diligently preparing final details in anticipation of their…

Behind the Scenes of the Travel Iowa Commercial Shoot

Our crew drove all over Iowa to bring you the…

There’s Something About Broadway

Brilliant performances. Magical musical numbers. Jaw-dropping choreography. Together, these add…

The World Food Prize Hall of Laureates

An enlightening experience with interactive displays and stations that chronicle…

Food & Drink

The Sweet Taste of Home

The Sweet Taste of Home

Plan a visit to Le Mars, the official Ice Cream Capital of the World and hometown of Blue Bunny Ice Cream.

Valentine’s Day Escapes

Make a February escape with the one you love!

Forget the cooking and the dishes.

What if you could skip the culinary crisis and still…

Locavore’s Thanksgiving

It’s time to start planning your locally grown, all-Iowa Thanksgiving.