Author: Karyn Spencer
10 Reasons to Visit Nebraska: The New Midwest

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 2:00 AM by Karyn Spencer

When it comes to culture, fine dining and an overall vibrant city for a short getaway, there are certain perennial favorites. With these behemoth cities come high price tags for fun and recreation, not including parking and transportation whilst visiting. But there are several up and coming cities not yet on the radar of many. Two such cities can be found in cattle country, aka Nebraska.

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5 Ways to Enjoy Omaha's New Garden Under Glass

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 3:00 AM by Karyn Spencer

By: Karyn


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A cascading waterfall, palm trees and a rush of warm air greet visitors as they step into Omaha’s newest attraction, the Marjorie K. Daugherty Conservatory at Lauritzen Gardens. Last weekend, I was among the first guests to wander through the $21 million, 20,000-square-foot glass garden that features a Tropical House, Temperate House and temporary plant display area.

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