The Midwest


Searching for the Best Donuts in St Louis

The outside of World's Fair Donuts in St Louis

In 1904, St Louis hosted the World’s Fair. Who would have thought the donut would still be paying homage to that event now? But that’s exactly what World’s Fair Donuts, located at 1904 (see what they did there?) South Vandeventer Ave is doing all these years later. No they weren’t selling donuts then but they have been baking up glazed buttermilk cake donuts, long john’s and blueberry chip cake conuts, their specialty, for around forty years. The majority of those...

Fun Unique Things To Do in St Louis

I spent a couple of weeks exploring St Louis. I ate way too much BBQ and sampled too many donuts for my own good but I came away impressed with all the unique things to do there. It’s an amazing city! I honestly had no idea. From restaurants that have been around for ages, to re-purposed buildings and street art, here are a few unique things to do in St Louis. Unique St Louis Hotels Union Station Hotel: In 1894,...