Enjoy the Outdoors at the Arboretum and Botanical Gardens

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If you’re looking to get over a bit of cabin fever and enjoy some fresh air, a day at the Arboretum and Botanical Gardens is the perfect excursion. It’s right here in Overland Park near The Highlands! From the extensive gardens, hiking trails, and programming, there is no shortage of things to do. The Arboretum and Botanical […]

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The Best Japanese Restaurants Near The Highlands

Japanese restaurants near The Highlands

Did you know that Japanese cuisine is one of only three food traditions recognized by the UN for its cultural significance? Chefs prepare the meals using seasonal ingredients, and they rarely use garlic, chili peppers, or oil. The good news is, you can enjoy a flavorful meal at one of the best Japanese restaurants near The Highlands. […]

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Spend a Fun-Filled Day Dining and Shopping at River Market

dining and shopping at River Market

Just eighteen minutes from The Highlands is a shopping destination that offers a quaint neighborhood feel. We’re talking about River Market, and it features more than 25 merchants and the most diverse dining experience in Kansas City. In fact, highlights of dining and shopping at River Market include: Unique Antiques Established in 1994, River Market Antiques boasts a […]

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