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Summer Staycations Iowa
See & Do, Travel & Adventure

Summer Staycations 2022

We all love embarking on a grand vacation from time to time—but sometimes the best adventure can be enjoyed right within the comforts of our own state. Whether you’re looking for a brief weekend getaway or are in the mood for a weeklong retreat with family, you’ll find plenty of fun (and cozy) staycation offerings all throughout Iowa.

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Health & Fitness, See & Do

Iowa’s Best Bike Trails

Whether you are a seasoned cyclist or just looking for a scenic spot to bike with your little ones, Iowa boasts a plethora of biking trails that are perfect for all cyclists. With winter (finally) coming to an end, it’s time to whip out the old bike and hit some of Iowa’s most beautiful trails. 

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Fabulous People

Fab Moms: Iowa

Mother’s Day is right around the corner. And while the superhero women in our lives deserve to be celebrated every day, the holiday presents a unique opportunity to shower them with a little extra love—and showcase a few of the leading ladies making an impact in Iowa.

Pet Friendly Dining Iowa
Family & Pets, See & Do

Pet-Friendly Restaurants

There’s arguably nothing better than getting to enjoy a good meal with those you love most—including your pet too, of course. For your next restaurant outing, consider opting for a pet-friendly restaurant and letting your pup tag along with you at one of these Iowa eateries.

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Fabulous People

Fab Eco Trendsetters

Changing the world? That’s a mission that starts at home—just ask any one of Iowa’s many sustainably-minded business owners, philanthropists and leaders who are looking to make a difference and leave the state a better (more green) place.

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Fabulous People

Fabulous People: Jessica Bass

Jessica Bass is the owner of Stay Cozy Creative Co., small business based outside of Cedar Rapids that specializes in handcrafted blankets, baby goods, home decor and more, as well as workshops to teach others how to get creative. Plus, Stay Cozy donates a portion of all sales to a local organization that supports Iowa’s immigrant and refugee population.