For more than twenty years the Insiders' Guide® series has remained the essential source for in-depth travel and relocation information - from true insiders whose personal, practical perspective gives you everything you need to know. St. Louis is known for its abundance of fascinating and free visitor attractions, winning professional sports teams, authentic blues and jazz clubs, and many hundreds of neighborhood restaurants, including some of the best barbecue joints in the country. This authoritative guide will show you how to explore America’s Gateway to the West. Inside you'll find: • Countless details on how to live and thrive in the area, from the best shopping to the lowdown on real estate • Not-to-be-missed attractions, including the City Museum, American Kennel Club Museum of the Dog, Lafayette Square, Anheuser-Busch Brewery, Cherokee Antique Row, and Missouri Botanical Garden • Comprehensive listings of restaurants, accommodations, and annual events • Sections dedicated to children and retirement
About the Author
Dawne Massey has lived and worked in St. Louis since 1994, working for the St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission and writing about the city for the AAA, the New Orleans Times-Picayune, and Guest Informant's St. Louis. She won the Travel Industry Association's Odyssey Award for travel writing in 1996.