When you think “island getaway,” Iowa is almost definitely the last place that would pop to mind. But Iowa has a sweet little secret hiding out between its eastern border and the Mississippi River. You’ll often hear it called by its descriptive nickname: Island City.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
There are so many Iowans who still don’t know about Sabula. If you haven’t visited yet, start making plans – this little hidden gem is like nowhere else in Iowa.
As a lifelong Nebraskan, Delana loves discovering the many hidden treasures of her state. She has worked as a writer and editor since 2007. Delana's work has been featured on more than a dozen websites and in Nebraska Life Magazine.
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