Lodging · Southeast Iowa · The Mud Belt-Traveling the Mississippi

Civil War General & His Home-Now Ready to Host You in Historic Keokuk

*The winds were just right for another visit to Keokuk and we were lucky enough to be given a complimentary stay here at the General Samuel Curtis House. The views expressed are of our own. Now, let’s gallivant! Keokuk, IA: Lee County Airbnb can produce some of the most interesting properties when you search it’s… Continue reading Civil War General & His Home-Now Ready to Host You in Historic Keokuk

Gallivanting with Linder Tire Service · Iowa Wine, Beer, and Spirits

Historic, Scenic & Beautiful- B&Bs, Cabins, Lodges & Houseboats for Your Valentine

*This time we’re celebrating some of our favorite places to kickback, relax and enjoy a solid night of lodging. Time to get back to Gallivanting as the Official On the Road Ambassador for Linder Tire Service! Some of the greatest gifts can be ones that you give to someone clear down the road. Sure, flowers, chocolates… Continue reading Historic, Scenic & Beautiful- B&Bs, Cabins, Lodges & Houseboats for Your Valentine

Lodging · West Central Iowa

Total Providence in Denison, Iowa

*Our stay at the Providence Inn was complimentary and the opinions expressed on this blog post are of our own. Now, let’s Gallivant! Denison, IA: Crawford County We obviously love traveling here on The Iowa Gallivant and we have seen some amazing towns and been lodged in some of the most beautiful places you’ll see anywhere. Our summer… Continue reading Total Providence in Denison, Iowa

Central Iowa · Family Adventures · Lodging · Museums and History

A Night at the Historic Mason House on Historic Lincoln Highway

*Our stay here at the Mason House was complimentary and the opinions expressed in this blog post are of our own. Now, let’s gallivant! A lot of history can be seen on the Lincoln Heritage Byway. Communities, parks, events, restaurants and in this article, a beautiful historic B&B. Jefferson, IA: Greene County We recently made the… Continue reading A Night at the Historic Mason House on Historic Lincoln Highway

2017 Best Between Bread · Iowa Food · Roadside Iowa · South Central Iowa

The Best Between Bread-Iowa’s Sandwich Masters: Locale 45, Decatur City

Decatur City, IA: Decatur County It’s that old story that you’ve heard so many times before. You see a diner you’re partial to in Ellsworth, Kansas, and you decide to buy it, load it on a huge trailer and reopen it in rural Iowa. Yup….That story was a first for us too. While cruising Route… Continue reading The Best Between Bread-Iowa’s Sandwich Masters: Locale 45, Decatur City

2017 Best Between Bread · Iowa Food · North Central Iowa

The Best Between Bread-Iowa’s Sandwich Masters: Locale 24, Charles City

Charles City, IA: Floyd County Just what would you do for a tender ribeye steak and how far would you go to get it? Here’s what I love to do with great steak. I want the steak but I also want a bunch of other items on the menu and I don’t want to blow… Continue reading The Best Between Bread-Iowa’s Sandwich Masters: Locale 24, Charles City

2017 Best Between Bread · Iowa Food · Northeast Iowa

The Best Between Bread-Iowa’s Sandwich Masters: Locale 14, Vinton

Vinton, IA: Benton County (Our 49th County!) It’s not everyday that you show up to a town you haven’t written about and end up with egg on your face. Well, it happened to The Iowa Gallivant and we couldn’t be happier about it. We’re looking for great sandwiches made by great Iowans in the great state of Iowa. Period.… Continue reading The Best Between Bread-Iowa’s Sandwich Masters: Locale 14, Vinton