Inside you’ll find everything you need to plan a romantic daytrip or weekend getaway in Missouri! Rekindle your romance with these fun, boyfriend & husband-approved adventures all around the Show Me State. Playful chapters, sure to fit any couple’s imagination, will lure you to a world of new experiences right outside your door!
By Kate Berneking Kogut. Illustrated by Sara Minor. 224 pages.
ROMANCE BEYOND CANDY & FLOWERS!
Entertaining and informative, Kate’s new book dusts the cobwebs off of the notion that romance is all flowers and candy. This 224-page book offers insightful ideas for romance on any budget, in every season, at many of Missouri’s best-loved places and best-kept secrets. Since each couple’s idea of romance is different, her cleverly organized chapters are sure to spark ideas for even the most "football-watching, couch-potato, how-about-another-movie?" romantically-challenged relationships.
The Classic Romantic • The Adventurous Romantic • The Sporting Romantic
The Connoisseur Romantic • The Natural Romantic
The Old-Fashioned Romantic • The Frugal Romantic • The Off-Beat Romantic
The Mysterious Romantic • The Young-At-Heart Romantic
The Festive Romantic • The At-Home Romantic
Plus Unique Weddings!
This book offers insightful ideas for romance on any budget and in every season. These enchanting and novel getaways are as diverse as the Missouri landscape. Spend time with your sweetie at Missouri's best-loved places and discover its best-kept secrets.
Inside you'll find everything you need to plan a romantic daytrip or weekend getaway in Missouri! Rekindle your romance with these fun, boyfriend and husband approved adventures all around the Show Me State! Playful chapters, sure to fit any couple's imagination, will lure you to a world of new experience right outside your door!
From looking for bat colonies underground to ice skating in Crown Center Square in downtown Kansas City, there are romantic ideas for every relationship. Kate suggests romantic getaways and daytrips as diverse as the Missouri landscape. Here are just a few:
Fountains & Statues of the Country Club Plaza • St. Louis Art Museum • The State Capitol • Picnics • Watching Meteor Showers • Fulton Augusta • Rocheport • Gondolas in the Park • Big Cedar Lodge • Ballroom Dancing • Hot Air Ballooning • Scuba Diving in Bonne Terre Mine • Rock Climbing • The St. Jo Saints
Roaring River State Park • A Houseboat Getaway • Hiking & Biking on the Katy Trail • Tiger Football • Missouri Wines • Fine Dining • Luxury Hotels • The Elms Resort & Spa • The Fabulous Fox Theatre • Visiting Observatories Covered Bridges • Mingo National Wildlife Refuge • Gardens for the Romantic • Float Trips • Bald Eagle Watching • Historic Ste. Genevieve
The Steamboat Arabia Museum • Harry Truman’s Independence • Hannibal • Olde Fashioned Photos • Tower Grove Park Carthage… … just to name a few!
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances. If there is any reaction, both are transformed.
-- Carl Jung