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Wichita


Wichita is the largest city in Kansas. As of 2005, its population was estimated as 354,865, making it the 51st largest city in the United States.

Attractions in Wichita include:

Wichita Facts


Here are some other facts about the area:
  • The main sports team in Wichita is the Texas League baseball team, the Wichita Wranglers.

  • Wichita's nicknames include "Air Capital of the World" and "The Emerald City".

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Travel Like a Local - Map of Wichita (Black and White Edition): The Most Essential Wichita (Kansas) Travel Map for Every Adventure

By Maxwell Fox

Independently published
Paperback (50 pages)

Travel Like a Local - Map of Wichita (Black and White Edition): The Most Essential Wichita (Kansas) Travel Map for Every Adventure
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Get Ready For The Adventure Of A Lifetime!

This is a Black and White edition of Travel Like a Local map book.

Are you planning your next vacation abroad and you’re ready to explore? Do you want to be prepared for everything? Are you ready to experience every new place you visit just like a local? Well, with this amazing Wichita (Kansas) travel map you’re all set and ready to go!

In the Wichita (Kansas) map you can see all the available means of transport, bus stops and routes so you can always know how to get everywhere. And because we know that a vacation is not only about the roads and busses, the map gives you many options for eating, drinking and having a good time!

We carefully marked all the restaurants, bars and pubs so you can always find one that is nearby. In the Wichita (Kansas) map you will also find the best places to go shopping, the most famous and must-see sights, churches and more. And if an emergency comes up, there are markings of police stations and hospitals everywhere for your convenience.

The city is also organized in sections so you can better find your way around.

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Wichita Kansas Flag Journal: Travel Notebook to write in, College Ruled Journey Diary 6x9, 150 pages

By Jaz Chase Books

Independently published
Paperback (150 pages)

Wichita Kansas Flag Journal: Travel Notebook to write in, College Ruled Journey Diary 6x9, 150 pages
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Are you proud to be from Wichita, Kansas? Show how everyone how proud you our of our wonderful city's flag. Great to write in for school or business. Makes a fun gift for someone traveling to Wichita or is from this great city. Looks great on a coffee table or displayed on a shelf. Notebook is a 150 page blank lined journal in matte finish.

Wichita: 1930-2000 (Images of America)

By Jay M. Price

Arcadia Publishing
Released: 2013-03-18
Paperback (128 pages)

Wichita: 1930-2000 (Images of America)
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Situated in the heart of the Great Plains, Wichita has been a city of energy and change. The Great Depression and World War II brought both challenges and opportunities. During the postwar years, commercial and business activities downtown thrived, while shopping malls and drive-ins appeared in new suburbs. Meanwhile, African Americans, countercultural figures, and other groups struggled to reshape local affairs. Urban renewal transformed whole sections of the city, while redevelopment brought new life into older structures. Events such as Riverfest and a host of museums have improved the quality of life. A strong entrepreneurial tradition has remained, and populations from Asia and Latin America have brought new perspectives. Aviation has remained the economy’s heart, although health care, higher education, and other ventures have made their mark as well. Through it all, the rhythms of everyday life have continued, creating a vibrant, complex community facing the dawn of the 21st century.

Wicked Wichita

By Joe Stumpe

AMERICAN WEST BOOKS
Released: 2018-10-08
Paperback (128 pages)

Wicked Wichita
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Early Wichita earned a wicked reputation from newspapers across Kansas thanks to a bevy of madams and murderers, bootleggers and bank robbers, con men and crooked cops. Gambler and saloonkeeper "Rowdy Joe" Lowe was the toast of the town before shooting down his rival, "Red" Beard, and skipping town. Robber and cop killer "Clever Eddie" Adams spread a wave of terror until the police evened the score. Dixie Lee ran the city's classiest brothel with little interference from authorities. Notorious quack "Professor" H. Samuels made a fortune selling worthless eye drops. And county attorney Willard Boone was chased out of town when he was caught with his hand in the bootlegger's cookie jar. Local author Joe Stumpe tells the real stories of the city's best-known and least-known criminals and misfits.

Travel Like a Local - Map of Wichita: The Most Essential Wichita, Kansas (USA) Travel Map for Every Adventure

By Maxwell Fox

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Paperback (50 pages)

Travel Like a Local - Map of Wichita: The Most Essential Wichita, Kansas (USA) Travel Map for Every Adventure
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Get Ready For The Adventure Of A Lifetime!

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The Wichita, Kansas (USA) map was carefully designed to give you amazing results and make traveling easier than ever.

We make sure to constantly update our info to give you the most relevant and accurate information, so you will never get confused or frustrated during your Wichita, Kansas (USA) trip.

The map is very detailed and it will not only give you all the available roads and routes, but also the essential information to make your Wichita, Kansas (USA) vacation unforgettable.

In the map you can see all the available means of transport, bus stops and routes so you can always know how to get everywhere.

And because we know that a vacation is not only about the roads and busses, the map gives you many options for eating, drinking and having a good time!

We carefully marked all the restaurants, bars and pubs so you can always find one that is nearby.

In the Wichita, Kansas (USA) map you will also find the best places to go shopping, the most famous and must-see sights, churches and more.

And if an emergency comes up, there are markings of police stations and hospitals everywhere for your convenience.

Each kind of marking has a different color so you can easily navigate around the map and find exactly what you’re looking for within seconds.

The city is also organized in sections so you can better find your way around.

So what are you waiting for? Pack your bags, get your map and let’s get started!

Just Click “Add To Cart Now”

City Maps Wichita Kansas, USA

By James McFee

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Paperback (24 pages)

City Maps Wichita Kansas, USA
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City Maps Wichita Kansas, USA is an easy to use small pocket book filled with all you need for your stay in the big city. Attractions, pubs, bars, restaurants, museums, convenience stores, clothing stores, shopping centers, marketplaces, police, emergency facilities are only some of the places you will find in this map. This collection of maps is up to date with the latest developments of the city as of 2017. We hope you let this map be part of yet another fun Wichita adventure :)

Wichita Restaurant Guide 2018: Best Rated Restaurants in Wichita, Kansas - Restaurants, Bars and Cafes recommended for Visitors, 2018

By Lynn R Gandt

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Paperback (44 pages)

Wichita Restaurant Guide 2018: Best Rated Restaurants in Wichita, Kansas - Restaurants, Bars and Cafes recommended for Visitors, 2018
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The restaurants found in this guide are the most positively reviewed and recommended by locals and travelers. American, Asian Fusion, Cantonese, French, German, Greek, Halal, Indian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin American, Lebanese, Malaysian, Mediterranean, Mexican, Middle Eastern, Mongolian, Moroccan, Pakistani, Peruvian, Ramen, Salvadoran, Szechuan, Tex-Mex, Thai, Turkish, Venezuelan, Vietnamese and many more options to visit and enjoy your stay.

Wichita DIY City Guide and Travel Journal: City Notebook for Wichita, Kansas

By Younghusband American City Notebooks

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Wichita DIY City Guide and Travel Journal: City Notebook for Wichita, Kansas
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This is a quirky city notebook designed to inspire listmakers to create their own city guide and city biography in list form and journal the heck out of their time in the city. It's a do it (all) yourself notebook for independent travelers and thinkers!

"Wichita is a fantastic city! So, why not create your own city guide and keep a travel journal to help make your time there unforgettable, fun, and organized?" — Cormac Younghusband

WICHITA DIY CITY GUIDE AND TRAVEL JOURNAL: CITY NOTEBOOK FOR WICHITA, KANSAS is a journal and city guide re-invented for travelers, urban explorers and city locals alike! This notebook is a journal and do-it-yourself city guide that helps you keep all your important information about Wichita organized and ready for when you need it and where you need it.

Use the pages of this American City Notebook to document your adventures, experiences, thoughts, and memories. Have fun making lists of all the highlights and lowlights Wichita has to offer. This is the perfect place to journal your time in Wichita! This is the perfect place to write down and organize everything you find fascinating about the city - which is why it's your diy city guide and journal.

DIY CITY GUIDE: Inside you will find creative DIY sections like: Getting Started; City Confidential; City Folks; Places to Stay; See & Explore; Eat, Drink & Be Merry; Shopping; Sport, Health and Fitness; Entertaining Stuff To Do; Blacklist Must Miss; Special Lists; City Journal; Rating & Embetterment; and, Notes : Sketches : Maps.

TRAVEL JOURNAL: When you are ready to document your adventures in Wichita, you will find fifty journal pages where you can record key details about the day, weather, locations visited, what happened, thoughts on what happened, notes, and the highlight of the day.

Make your time in Wichita more fun, more organized, more productive and more creative by diving headfirst into your new Wichita DIY City Guide and Travel Journal!

"Aldous Huxley said 'For every traveler who has any taste of his own, the only useful guidebook will be the one which he himself has written.'" To help with that, I created a line of DIY City Guides and Travel Journals where you can create your own city guide and document all you city adventures. Enjoy!" — Cormac Younghusband

THERE ARE OVER 250 CITIES IN THE YOUNGHUSBAND AMERICAN CITY NOTEBOOK COLLECTION! VISIT YOUR FAVORITE CITIES!

"Find a place in the world you haven't been, and go there. Keep on trucking, my friends!" - Cormac Younghusband, The World's Most Legendary Nomad

Wichita Travel Guide (Unanchor) - Wichita From Cowtown to Air Capital in 2 Days

By Tammie McGlothlin

Unanchor.com
Released: 2014-08-25
Kindle Edition (37 pages)

Wichita Travel Guide (Unanchor) - Wichita From Cowtown to Air Capital in 2 Days
 
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Wichita: From Cowtown to Air Capital in 2 Days

This guide was designed to help visitors explore both Wichita's unusual past and the modern city it has become. There is so much to do in Wichita, including over 33 museums, 28 art galleries, 22 attractions, 22 live theaters, 17 festivals, and 8 shopping districts. It can be very difficult for visitors to decide what to see. This guide will take you to some of Wichitans favorite activities and restaurants.

I would recommend that due to the distances involved persons with either their own car or a rental would find this itinerary useful.

Wichita is the largest city in Kansas and you will find all the choices here that you would find in any large sized city. Most of the attractions listed here in the itinerary are family friendly. You may want to arrange for a sitter or substitute some other activity for the night as neither the Old Town district or the casino is family friendly. Don't worry though you will find many movie theaters and other family oriented activities available. We even have roller skating and ice skating available. If you do chose the movies check out the Warren group. They are all art deco and offer many fun choices such as 3-D and Imax. There's even one that specializes in second run movies at a very low price.

You will find a lot of interesting and off the beaten track advice in this itinerary. It starts with a visit to the Old Cowtown museum. This is an interactive museum that brings the old and often lawless days of early Wichita to life. It will help you better understand the pioneer heritage of Wichita. You will get a chance to see for yourself how the early days of aviation helped us build the city we became. You will get to experience one of our earliest fast food restaurants. The Nu-Way was up and running long before the term fast food was coined. You will also find out which unique stores to visit in both the Delano district and in the Old Town district.

Finally when it's all over, you'll be invited to relax and have some fun at the casino. We are a very unique city and many people under estimate us because they believe that Kansas is only farmland. Come see how different the truth is and enjoy the friendly atmosphere of a one of a kind city.

What's Great about Kansas? (Our Great States)

By Darice Bailer

LernerClassroom
Released: 2015-08-01
Paperback (32 pages)

What s Great about Kansas? (Our Great States)
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What's so great about Kansas? Find out the top ten sites to see or things to do in the Sunflower State! We'll explore Kansas's exciting museums, outdoor adventures, and fascinating history. The Kansas by Map feature shows where you'll find all the places covered in the book. A special section provides quick state facts such as the state motto, capital, population, animals, foods, and more. Take a fun-filled tour of all there is to discover in Kansas.



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