The Surprising Kansas Town That Makes An Excellent Weekend Getaway

There’s something special about planning a vacation, especially if you’re visiting somewhere you’ve never been before. Whether it’s a surprise for someone, a much-needed vacation, or a way to celebrate, this small town in southeast Kansas is a great place to spend a weekend away from home. They’ve got everything you need, from food to comfort, and we love to support local businesses in towns just like this one. Why not try a weekend getaway to this beautiful town on your next days off? You might just fall in love for good.

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/

Fort Scott is located in southeast Kansas, straight east of El Dorado, and straight south of the Kansas City area. Happy travels!

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