Wyatt Earp, tulip festival combine for fantastic day trip to Pella, Iowa

Tiny Tim may have tiptoed through the tulips, but a western legend actually called the city of tulips home. Wyatt Earp lived in Pella, Iowa, for 14 years. His family moved to the area when he was a year old. You may recall Earp from western folklore as one of the heroes of the “Gunfight […]

Discover Danish heritage in Elk Horn and Kimballton, Iowa

A working windmill awaits visitors who take the trip to Elk Horn, Iowa. The windmill, built in 1848, has called Elk Horn home since 1976. A group of residents led a drive to bring an actual windmill across the Atlantic Ocean from Denmark. The windmill greets visitors to the small town. It’s part of the […]

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