Kansas City named top 10 travel destination

Lonely Planet lists art, bbq and jazz as reasons to visit in 2014.

Santa’s not the only one making lists this time of year: ‘tis the season for all those annual lists glancing back at the key news of the previous year and looking ahead to what will be big in the year to come. One such list, published today by travel authority Lonely Planet, has included Kansas City in its “Top 10 US Travel Destinations for 2014.” Little surprise to us locals, the Country Club Plaza, jazz and blues scenes and Oklahoma Joe’s all get a mention as star attractions.

Do you have any off-the-beaten-track gems you love to share with friends and family visiting KC? We’d love to hear about them.

Read the full Lonely Planet article.