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    Nebraska is the best state touching Iowa to NOT visit

    Close call with the others. Depends what you are looking for. For me, South Dakota is probably the best place to visit.


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    Re: Nebraska is the best state touching Iowa to NOT visit

    The wartknight "Best Of" series of threads continues...



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    Re: Nebraska is the best state touching Iowa to NOT visit

    This thread confuses me.




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    Re: Nebraska is the best state touching Iowa to NOT visit

    I probably agree but Iowa is probably the best state for Nebraska residents not to visit. Maybe SD.



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    Re: Nebraska is the best state touching Iowa to NOT visit

    Quote Originally Posted by dmclone View Post
    I probably agree but Iowa is probably the best state for Nebraska residents not to visit. Maybe SD.
    That would be Kansas. Oh, and F' Nebraska!



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    Re: Nebraska is the best state touching Iowa to NOT visit

    Really Kansas has a whole lot of nothing going on... that being said, my wife and I took a trip around Iowa (the states touching Iowa) and the parts of most of those states that are close to Iowa are worthless. Omaha is tons more interesting than Kansas City though so Nebraska has that going I suppose.



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    Re: Nebraska is the best state touching Iowa to NOT visit

    Quote Originally Posted by CtownCyclone View Post
    The wartknight "Best Of" series of threads continues...
    Creative juices were not flowing this morning and a fb friend posted a Cornhusker pic that ****** me off so this thread was born.


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    Re: Nebraska is the best state touching Iowa to NOT visit

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonetrombone View Post
    Omaha is tons more interesting than Kansas City though so Nebraska has that going I suppose.
    I would definitely DISAGREE on this point.



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    Re: Nebraska is the best state touching Iowa to NOT visit

    Omaha more interesting than Kansas City???? You know what the best thing to do in Omaha is? Get the **** out.




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    Re: Nebraska is the best state touching Iowa to NOT visit

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonetrombone View Post
    Really Kansas has a whole lot of nothing going on... that being said, my wife and I took a trip around Iowa (the states touching Iowa) and the parts of most of those states that are close to Iowa are worthless. Omaha is tons more interesting than Kansas City though so Nebraska has that going I suppose.
    Let me just stop you right there. Do your parents know you're playing on the internet?


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    Re: Nebraska is the best state touching Iowa to NOT visit

    Nebraska is pretty worthless besides Omaha.

    South Dakota is one of the most underrated states. Sioux falls is a nice city and the western half is full of state and national parks. Not to mention if you're a biker, Sturgis looks to be off the charts.


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    Re: Nebraska is the best state touching Iowa to NOT visit

    Outside of Kansas City and Wichita Kansas sucks unless you enjoy driving for hours to get to some old town historical tourist trap.



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    Re: Nebraska is the best state touching Iowa to NOT visit

    If I were to rank cities that are in states that touch Iowa.


    1. Chicago
    2. Minneapolis/St Paul.
    3. Kansas City
    4. St Louis
    5. Duluth
    6. Omaha
    7. Sioux Falls


    Never have been to Milwaukee actually


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    Re: Nebraska is the best state touching Iowa to NOT visit

    Yeah, I have a bias, but how on earth can Minnesota not be better? Nicer major city (sorry, Minneapolis crushes Omaha) more disparate landscape, and an overall greater diversity of attractions.



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    Re: Nebraska is the best state touching Iowa to NOT visit

    Quote Originally Posted by dcxme1183 View Post
    Yeah, I have a bias, but how on earth can Minnesota not be better? Nicer major city (sorry, Minneapolis crushes Omaha) more disparate landscape, and an overall greater diversity of attractions.
    You do realize OP was saying Nebraska Sucks, right?



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