A widely underrated city, St Louis is home to many boutique hotels and unique attractions. Art lovers and culture seekers alike will love Missouri’s varied city, which enjoys Southern influences while also hosting a varied artistic scene.
Begin your vacation in the city by wondering around the Laumeier Sculpture Park. It is a free outdoor art gallery with gorgeous exhibits. The St Louis Art Museum is another must visit for lovers of creativity, and the Muny Outdoor Musical Theater showcases some of the state’s best musical talent.
To engage in the Southern culture, be sure to check out the Soulard Farmers Market. Established in 1779, it is the oldest market of its kind west of Mississippi. The ambience of the market is twinned with the historic neighborhood of the Soulard area. Next, known as one of the best streets in America, the Delmar Loop is full of Hollywood-style sidewalk stars noting famous people from St. Louis. Also home to an array of events, interesting stores, and restaurants serving delectable food, a walk down the Delmar Loop is a must for any traveler to St Louis.
If you are searching for some nature within the city boundaries, check out the gorgeous botanical gardens. A wonderful chance for an afternoon’s exploration, the gardens are home to a Japanese themed area and a Victorian garden among others. For an impressive bird’s eye vista of St Louis and to try some tantalizingly tasty, locally sourced food, head to Cielo restaurant. From the restaurant’s eighth floor position you can view the best sights and landmarks of the city. This is the perfect way to conclude your time in the Missouri metropolis.