Thrillist Shares Kansas City Vacation Guide

Recognition from this national good time blog is a notable achievement for this cowtown. 

Then again, it's entirely possible the Visit KC helped "hook up" the congratulatory Summer tour write-up.

Still, even if it's all rigged, it's nice to be noticed . . . 

"KC is all about local. It’s the heartbeat that sustains the city — and ultimately, what you will want to come back for. Whether it’s picking up a lip balm made with locally-sourced honey, tasting six KC food offerings in one spot at a three-story food hall, or doing a DIY mural tour of some of the city’s street artists, this is how you do the Midwest right."

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