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Experience Kansas City, one of the Midwest's hottest destinations with an all-American sports scene, down-home barbeque, and well-known jazz roots.
Nestled just below the confluence of the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers, St. Louis has a rich history of trade, travel, and adventure.
Artistic offerings combined with small-town Americana make for the best of the Midwest.
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