The 8 block Kansas City Power and Light District in downtown Kansas City is home to unique boutiques, dining and drinking establishments, and live entertainment. The Power & Light District is one of only a few places in the United States where possession and consumption of open containers of alcoholic beverages are allowed on the street.
Patti Smith helped dispelled the myth that #drugs enhance creativity. // how? She took drugs 'when she was working'. As a poet/songstress -- fact is, you're never 'not working'. i don't know where this notion comes from about Patti. ! ha
Cliff Drive | Cliff Drive was one of KC’s first wealthy neighborhoods and gives a kind of chilling dichotomy between the past and the present. The old community overlooks the industrial east bottoms where you’ll see active businesses alongside abandoned factories and warehouses. The community is worth driving through just to see the castle like old buildings and the quiet sense of time past. If you feel like venturing out of your vehicle, you can walk or bike down Cliff Drive itself.
Whether you need a morning jolt on your way to work or a warm cozy beverage on a chilly day off, these coffee shops around Kansas City are some of our favorites. Some roast their own beans just feet away from where you drink them, some source from places around town, but they all contribute to one definite fact: Kansas City is a coffee mecca.
Nowhere, Kansas -Nowhere, KS was originally a stop on the Leavenworth, Lawrence and Fort Gibson railroad, and today the Midland Railway runs on these tracks. As far as I can tell, this is all that's left of the town. So this is a literal picture of "the middle of nowhere". Location is on Montana Road just south of Woodson Road, in Franklin County, Kansas.
Heading to Kansas City, Missouri? Let Matthew Schroeder be your guide. This is Spilling the Beans, where a city's most in-the-know barista gives us the lowdown on what to do and where to eat in their hometown.