Destinations

Arrow Rock: Small town is historical hotspot

Arrow Rock: Small town is historical hotspot

  At the intersection of the Santa Fe Trail and the Missouri River is Arrow Rock, there is a village with a population of 56 people. During the 19th century, a steady flow of travelers has made the village a […]

 

Entertainment

Photo credit: The Raphael

“Show Me” a Weekend Getaway: Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. If you don’t  know what to do for your special someone, we’ve got you covered from both sides of the “Show Me” state. February 14th falls on a Saturday this year, so make […]

 

Food & Drink

Creating Sweet Art: St. Louis painter balances art with family

Creating Sweet Art: St. Louis painter balances art with family

Cbabi Bayoc and his wife Reine own SweetArt, a bakeshop and art gallery in the Tower Grove neighborhood of St. Louis. Reine provides the treats, keeping the display cases stocked with cakes, cookies and cupcakes while Cbabi provides the art. […]

 

Blog

Walnut Street Inn: Springfield, MO

Walnut Street Inn: Springfield, MO

The Walnut Street Inn is a bed and breakfast composed of a Main House, a Carriage House next door, and a Cottage Inn two houses down in the heart of Springfield, MO. With a total of 12 rooms, this B&B […]

 

Detours Magazine is now online!

Flip through the pages of our newest issue, featuring travel tips and little-known destinations in Missouri, Iowa and Illinois.
 
 

Shopping & Lodging

Poppy

Poppy

Poppy is an art and gift store in downtown Columbia, Mo. They are a huge supporter for local handmade artists. Twenty-five percent of their artists are from Missouri, and the majority of the rest are American with a few Canadian […]