If You Can Pronounce These 12 Words, You’ve Lived In Kansas For Far Too Long

Kansas has a rich history full of Native American tribes and town names taken from other places. However, you have to live in Kansas for a good while before some of the names stick in your head. Some of these should be common sense, but others are truly a mystery until you’ve been taught by the locals. Here’s 12 places in Kansas you probably won’t pronounce correctly until you’ve been here long enough. What Kansas places give you a little trouble?

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Speaking of great Kansas towns, here’s 11 towns surrounded by outdoor activities for you to enjoy while the weather’s perfect. Aren’t all the best road trips in Kansas?