Linda's group day-trip offerings for 2020-2021
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The St. Louis Orient Express: Focusing on our Asian community, this amazing day includes a visit to a Buddhist Temple, gardens, art, shopping and more.
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Historic St. Genevieve and Two New Wineries: This enlightening "something for everyone" day is best in the spring or fall.












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Commemorating the US Civil War:  Linda offers several interesting regional Civil War day-trips to help us remember this tumultuous time in US history." 








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Historic Cahokia, Our Lady of the Snows, and Cahokia Mounds:  Wow! From pre-history to the sublime!
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"MO Route 66 - The Mother Road". "Enjoy Route 66 lore, sites and stories, as we venture to Cuba, MO and the St. James Winery".














Through the Looking Glass: On this trip participants discover sites and stories about famous American women from St. Louis. Fun stories!

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Shoes, Booze and Baseball: This day explores the history and sites of all three. The day includes a tour of  Busch Stadium and Cardinals Hall of Fame. What a day!










Portage des Sioux and St. Charles Highlights: Visit one of the most scenic and historic spots on the Mississippi, and then into St. Charles for some unusual experiences.

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Mastodon State Historic Site and Kimmswick:  From prehistoric Missouri to the 1980's in one day!.  "Enjoy lunch at the famous Blue Owl, and tour the Anheuser Mansion."


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Prairie du Rocher and Maeystown: Spend a day discovering some sites and stories about the early French and then German Illinois settlers. Lots to see and like here!

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IL Route 66 and Carlinville Sears Houses-   
Drive along one of the finest remaining stretches of historic Route 66, stopping at several sites along the way. Then, in Carlinville, visit the neighborhood containing one of the largest collections of Sears-Roebuck Houses in the U.S.















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Tree-mendous-Hollyday Trip: Spend this afternoon visiting St. Louis sites all gussied-up for the holidays. After dinner, do some city and regional lights,   (December dates for this trip sold out over a year ahead!)

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Trailblazers: Spend the day exploring historic Florissant sites, the Chain of Rocks Bridge, and the confluence of the MO and MS Rivers. Great stories!
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Illinois Amish: This trip is a best-seller, as participants enjoy some really-special treatment and experiences. Linda's favorite time is during the Amish Quilt Festival,an Unforgettable  day!













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New Harmony, IN: The sight of two early 1800's utopian communities, this quaint town has undergone exceptional restoration. Very enjoyable day!

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Lincolnland: In addition to the new Lincoln Museum, there are so many things to see and do in Springfield, IL. This trip can be tailored 20 different wonderful ways! Stories, stories, stories!!!








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Fulton, MO: Spend the day exploring the exciting newly-redone Churchill Memorial museum and church, as well as some unusual surprises on this trip.

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Blackwater, Arrow Rock and the Lyceum Theater: Participants journey to one of Missouri's most scenic and historic regions...and experience a great theatre performance. This is a "must do" trip!


Hannibal: Everyone loves the Mark Twain sites...and lots more!

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Nauvoo, IL: This is another favorite spring or fall day-trip. Great scenery, history, restored sites and re-enactors.















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German Hermann Wine Country:  This trip is a joy in any season: scenery, wineries, historic farm, bratwurst, You'll see!

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 OVERNIGHT TRIPS:
                                                               Hannibal/Nauvoo

                                                      Paducah Quilts, New Madrid                                                               
                                                               Fulton/Arrow Rock

                                                       IL Amish/New Harmony,IN

                                                          SO IL (Giant City Lodge)

                                                                   Springfield, IL

          3-days = SO Indiana (Nashville, French Lick, New Harmony, and more)

                                                     3 days - Pella, IA Tulip Festival

                                             3-days = Kansas City December Holiday Trip



                            For information about any of these trips please contact us:
Email me  Linda Koenig at     lindameck@yahoo.com