Saint Louis & Southern Illinois Weekend Getaways and Day Trips

18 travel guides found for Weekend Getaways and Day Trips in Saint Louis & Southern Illinois.

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Alton, Illinois: Saint Louis's Neighbor to the East Weekend Getaway
Hidden gems can be found at every turn on a trip to Alton. This sleepy little river town of about 30,000 people just over the Mississippi ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Alton, IL - Quick Escapes: St. Louis

Belleville / Maeystown / Waterloo, IL: A Drive Through Little Germany Weekend Getaway
Some of the most picturesque and historically significant communities in the area lie just over the river in Illinois. Monroe County, ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Waterloo, IL - Quick Escapes: St. Louis

Champaign & Urbana, Illinois Weekend Getaway
The University of Illinois sprawls across these central Illinois twin cities. With a combined population of a little more than 100,000, ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Champaign, IL - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around Chicago

Elsah & Grafton, Illinois: Riverside Discoveries Weekend Getaway
The mystery of the Mississippi River has enchanted many people over the years. Its power and size are most evident just north of St. ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Grafton, IL - Quick Escapes: St. Louis

Illinois Travel Guide by Fodor's Weekend Getaway
This travel guide is a chapter on Illinois excerpted from the book "Fodor's USA." It covers the entire state of Illinois region by ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Springfield, IL - Fodor's USA

Illinois Travel Information by Rough Guides Weekend Getaway
Nearly everything in Illinois revolves around Chicago, the largest and most exciting of the Great Lakes cities. At the state’s northeastern ...
Published by Rough Guides Chicago, IL - The Rough Guide to USA

Lewis & Clark Trail: Illinois, Missouri, and Kansas Weekend Getaway
This chapter was written for travelers along the Lewis and Clark Trail. Inside you'll find a map and detailed directions to all the ...
Published by Falcon Publishing Saint Louis, MO - Traveling the Lewis and Clark Trail

Mt. Vernon, Illinois: A Stroll Through History Weekend Getaway
Mt. Vernon is a charming little city at the crossroads of two major highways in Southern Illinois. Because of its location, you could ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Mount Vernon, IL - Quick Escapes: St. Louis

Paducah, Kentucky Weekend Getaway
History tells us that in 1827 General William Clark bought some 37,000 acres of Western Kentucky land for $5.00. The area included ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Paducah, KY - Day Trips from Nashville

Rend Lake & Whittington, IL: A Wet and Wildlife Weekend Weekend Getaway
Sometimes I just want to get away to the water. I can’t do the beach in a weekend. And The Lake of the Ozarks is farther away than ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Whittington, IL - Quick Escapes: St. Louis

Saint Charles, Missouri: The Little Hills Weekend Getaway
Since 1769, St. Charles, a charming city on the Missouri River, has been welcoming visitors. The city was founded by French Canadian ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Saint Charles, MO - Quick Escapes: St. Louis

Saint Genevieve, MO, and Prairie du Rocher, IL: French History in the Midwest Weekend Getaway
Retrace the steps of some of Missouri and Illinois’s earliest settlers just by heading south. No, not to New Orleans, but just south ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Sainte Genevieve, MO - Quick Escapes: St. Louis

Southernmost Illinois - Makanda & Alto Pass: Outdoor Adventure Weekend Getaway
Sometimes you just need to get out of the burbs and head to the country. A few hours away in southern Illinois lies some of the more ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Makanda, IL - Quick Escapes: St. Louis

Springfield, Illinois Weekend Getaway
If you ask anyone who lives or works in Springfield, “Why do people visit a city that sits in the middle of cornfields?” the one--word ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Springfield, IL - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around Chicago

Springfield, Illinois: An All-American Getaway Weekend Getaway
If you’re looking for a quintessential American experience, few Midwestern towns can rival Springfield. More than any other town, ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Springfield, IL - Quick Escapes: St. Louis

Springfield: Land of Lincoln Weekend Getaway
It’s amazing to consider the number of adults who have been to Paris, London, and Rome but somehow have never made it to Springfield. ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Springfield, IL - Quick Escapes: Chicago

The Amusement Parks of Illinois Weekend Getaway
This chapter describes these Illinois Amusment Parks: Blackberry Historical Farm in Aurora, Kiddieland in Melrose Park, Knight's Action ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Chicago, IL - The Amusement Park Guide

The Lincoln Trail, Kentucky, Indiana, and Illinois Weekend Getaway
Stretching from the green hills of northern Kentucky to Indiana’s Ohio River valley and to the wide-open prairies of southern and ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Louisville, KY - Fodor's Great American Vacations