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Vakantie in Iowa  -  Reisinformatie over Iowa.

Iowa is een staat in het noorden van de VS.

Regio's in Iowa : Iowa Great Lakes, Loess Hills, Omaha-Council Bluffs metropolitan area, Quad Cities and Siouxland

Steden in Iowa : Ames, Ankeny, Bettendorf, Burlington, Cedar Falls, Cedar Rapids, Clinton, Council Bluffs, Davenport, Des Moines, Dubuque, Fort Dodge, Iowa City, Marion, Marshalltown, Mason City, Muscatine, Ottumwa, Sioux City, Urbandale, Waterloo, West Des Moines, and more.

Iowa wordt omgeven door Minnesota in het noorden,; Nebraska en Zuid-Dakota in het westen, Missouri in het zuiden en Wisconsin + Illinois in het oosten.

In de staat Iowa liggen zeven natuurlijke meren, waarvan Spirit Lake, West Okoboji Lake, en East Okoboji Lake in het noordwesten van er het meest uitspringen. Kunstmatige meren omvatten o.a. Lake Odessa, Saylorville Lake, Lake Red Rock, en Rathbun Lake.

Hoofdstad van Iowa : Des Moines.

hotels, reisbureaus, reisgidsen, reizen naar iowa 


Camping / Kamperen

 Upper Iowa Resort & Rental
Nestled in a quiet valley between Waukon and Dorchester, Iowa, welcome to Upper Iowa Resort & Rental, right on the banks of the Upper Iowa River. Owners Bob and Kristi Hager, Aubree, Alyssa, and Alaina invite you to come visit their 29-acre private campground and recreational facility offering swimming, walking trails, canoeing and fishing. The scenic area is ideal for families, anglers, and avid outdoorsmen.

 Go Camping America
 Koa  -  Kampeerterreinen in de VS
 National Park Service Campground and Tour Reservation Site
 Funroads  -  Get Outta Town!

Hotels / Inns / Resorts

 Heartland Inns Iowa
Lodging Accommodations in Des Moines, Dubuque, Cedar Rapids, Waterloo, Altoona


Nationale Parken / Staatsparken

 National Park Service  -  Nationale Parken in Iowa / de VS
The NPS works with communities to preserve and care for neighborhood treasures. They also work with teachers to create unique opportunities for students to learn about history at the real places where events unfolded.

Reisbureaus / Reisorganisaties

Organiseer je eigen vakantie in Iowa  -  Vlucht + Hotels

Inkomend toerisme :

 Travel Iowa
Put aside the rush of your daily routine and indulge in a getaway that puts balance back in your life. The hospitality of an Iowa destination helps shuffle those priorities to make 'what really matters most' at the top of the list. Iowa's all-season playground provides an ideal backdrop to connect with family and friends. To awaken your spirit of adventure. And satisfy your appetite for urban cultural pleasures. Discover the changes that spending quality time together in Iowa can make in your life.
 Colony Visits - doorway to hospitality in the historic Amana Colonies and Eastern Iowa
The 7 Amana Villages are laid out in the manner of German Dorfleins (villages) with farms at one end of the village and shops and factories at the other end, and homes in between. The Amana Villages form a circle with a circumference of about 20 miles ~ the distance between each village is 2 to 3 miles, or, as measured in the old days, two hours apart by ox cart. There's a lot of ground to cover and so much to see.

Reisgidsen Iowa / Reisliteratuur

 Bruna  -   

 Midwest Living Magazine [ magazine ]
 The Iowan
Mission of The Iowan : To celebrate the people and communities, the history and traditions, and the culture and events of Iowa that make our readers proud of our state.

Free Nationwide Apartment Search with the Most Visual Rental Listings Online.

Vervoer / Hoe reis ik naar Iowa

 Luchthaven van Des Moines  -  Des Moines Airport
 Southeast Iowa Regional Airport [ luchthaven voor zuidoost Iowa ]

 DOT Office of Aviation  -  info voor piloten, luchthavens van Iowa

 KLM  -  vliegtickets Iowa  -  vliegtickets Des Moines

 Losse vliegtickets / goedkoop vliegen Iowa 
Diverse aanbieders / prijsvergelijking mogelijk

 Allegiant Air
 American Eagle  -  zie American Airlines  -  Delta Connection
 Continental Express
 Midwest Airlines
 United Airlines
 US Airways

 Amtrak  -  treinvervoer in Iowa - Ottumwa, IA (OTM)
California Zephyr Route [ Chicago - Denver - Emeryville, CA (San Francisco) ]

 Greyhound  -  busvervoer in Iowa
 MTA Des Moines Metropolitan Transit Authority

 Iowa DOT Maps  -  Transport, Staat, Counties, steden, Verkeer 
This information includes roadway, structure, and rail-crossing data, traffic statistics, and intelligent map products that support the economic, environmental, and social vitality of Iowa.
 Iowa DOT Travel Information  -  verkeersinformatie Iowa
 Weather in Iowa  -  het weer in Iowa
Statewide Temp Conditions, Statewide Wind Conditions, Road Conditions, Road Construction

 Kaarten van Iowa [ Uni Texas  -  Perry-Castañeda Bibliotheek  -  Map Collection ]

Links / Verwijzingen

 Travel Iowa
Put aside the rush of your daily routine and indulge in a getaway that puts balance back in your life. The hospitality of an Iowa destination helps shuffle those priorities to make 'what really matters most' at the top of the list. Iowa's all-season playground provides an ideal backdrop to connect with family and friends. To awaken your spirit of adventure. And satisfy your appetite for urban cultural pleasures. Discover the changes that spending quality time together in Iowa can make in your life.

 Eastern Iowa Tourism Association
Eastern Iowa invites you to follow our highways and venture off the beaten path to see the beauty, sample the fun, and enjoy it all in Eastern Iowa......
As you travel one of our Scenic Byways or Historic Routes you'll see the beauty of meandering streams, the mighty Mississippi River, rolling hills, towering limestone bluffs, patchwork countrysides, unexpected wildlife, and quaint villages.
Stop along the way to sample the fun of memorable festivals, top-notch stage performances, unique shopping , year-round outdoor recreation, adventurous dining, unique attractions, and romantic riverboat cruises.

 State of Iowa [ Government ]

 City of Des Moines  -  Capital City Iowa, located in Polk County
As Iowa's capitol city, Des Moines is a hub of government action, business activity and cultural affairs. With a Metro population of > 450,000, Des Moines is a bustling metropolis. But though it has a big city bustle, it's extremely proud of its small town atmosphere. The community offers quality schools, superb public services, and friendly neighborhoods. Truly the best of both worlds!

 Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau
Here you'll find everything you need to plan an exciting weekend getaway, productive meeting, or memorable vacation in Greater Des Moines. Be sure to stop back frequently to keep up-to-date on the many exciting attractions and events Greater Des Moines has to offer.

 Iowa Great Lakes - refers to a group of natural glacial lakes in northwestern Iowa
The three principal lakes of the group are Spirit Lake, West Okoboji Lake, and East Okoboji Lake. They are the largest natural lakes in the state of Iowa.
The region is a popular destination for fishermen, both in summer and winter.
 Loess Hills
The Loess Hills is a formation of wind-deposited loess soil in the westernmost part of Iowa. There are numerous scenic drives, with county and state parks in the area. The Loess Hills State Forest is located in west-central Iowa in Harrison and Monona counties. It is comprised of 4 units, and offers hiking, backpacking, picnicking, and fishing opportunities.
 Omaha-Council Bluffs metropolitan area
The Omaha-Council Bluffs metropolitan area is a metropolitan area comprised of the cities of Omaha, Nebraska, Council Bluffs, Iowa, and surrounding areas.
 Quad Cities and Siouxland
The Quad Cities are a group of cities which flank the Mississippi River in Iowa [ e.g. Bettendorf and Davenport ] and Illinois in the midwestern United States. See Visit Quad Cities and / or

 Ames  -  City of Ames  -  Ames is een stad in Story County
It is located roughly 30 miles (48 km) north of the state capital Des Moines. Two small rivers run through the town: the Skunk River and Squaw Creek.
 Ankeny  -  City of Ankeny  -  stad in Polk County
 Bettendorf  -  City of Bettendorf - stad in Scott County - one of the Quad Cities
 Burlington  -  City of Burlington - county seat of Des Moines County
Burlington is the home of Snake Alley, the crookedest alley in the world, and has been called the Backhoe Capital of the World.
 Cedar Falls  -  Cedar Falls  -  stad in Black Hawk County
Home to one of Iowa's three Public Universities, the University of Northern Iowa.
Where else can you find the perfect combination of history, culture and technology? This is a city where one can visit the past by strolling through structures listed with the National Historic Registry, stay updated by attending a lecture at the University of Northern Iowa or catching a traveling Broadway show at the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, keep in shape by traveling the miles of bike trails and catch a glimpse of the future with the latest technological offerings supplied by a municipally-owned utility company.
 Cedar Rapids  -  Cedar Rapids  -  Cedar Rapids Toeristenbureau
 Clinton  -  City of Clinton  -  Groot-Clinton  -  150 jaar Clinton
 Council Bluffs  -  Council Bluffs
 Davenport  -  Davenport
 Dubuque  -  Dubuque
 Fort Dodge  -  Fort Dodge
 Iowa City  -  Iowa Stad y
 Marion  -  Marion
 Marshalltown  -  Marshalltown
 Mason City  -  Mason City
 Muscatine  -  Muscatine
 Ottumwa  -  Ottumwa
 Sioux City  -  Sioux City
 Urbandale  -  Urbandale
 Waterloo  -  Waterloo
 West Des Moines  -  West Des Moines

Andere steden in Iowa? Zie Lijst met steden in Iowa

 Nieuws uit Clinton  -  Clinton Herald
 Nieuws uit oostelijk Iowa  -  Eastern Iowa DMA Incorporated
The Eastern Iowa DMA is a newspaper network including The Cedar Rapids Gazette, The Dubuque Telegraph Herald, and The Waterloo/Cedar Falls Courier market areas.
 Nieuws uit Iowa  -  Iowa newspapers  -  dagbladen uit Iowa
 The Amana Colonies Willkommen!
Seven German villages that make up one of Iowa's top visitor attractions are located just 19 miles southwest of Cedar Rapids via U.S. Highway 151. Tour the museums, furniture and clock making shops, wineries, bakeries and woolen mill.
Take an on-line tour of the Amana Colonies; a National Historic Landmark tucked in the rolling hills of eastern Iowa. "Gemütlichkeit" (German for warmth, cheer and friendliness) overflows in our seven quaint villages, founded 150 years ago. Use this site to help you plan your visit to our unique corner of the world. The businesses and attractions listed here are investors in the Amana Colonies Convention & Visitors Bureau and are ready to serve you.
 TV Iowa  -  The Iowa Channel [ KCCI ]  -  publieke omroep
 Universiteit Davenport  -  St. Ambrose University
St. Ambrose is a private, coeducational, liberal arts university affiliated with the Roman Catholic Diocese of Davenport. The University is a community focused on educating the mind, cultivating the spirit, and developing the potential of everyone we serve.
 Universiteit Iowa  -  Iowa State University [ ISU ]
Iowa State is a large, prestigious university with a friendly hometown personality.
 Universiteit Iowa  -  The University of Iowa
The University of Iowa is a major national research university located on a 1,900-acre campus in Iowa City, Iowa, USA, on the Iowa River in East Central Iowa.
 Universiteit noordelijk Iowa  -  University of Northern Iowa [ City of Cedar Falls ]

Cuisine - Recepten

 Iowa Beef Recipes & Basics
Recipe Search, Beef Basics & Cookery Tips [ Choosing the right beef cuts, how to cook them right, degrees of doneness and more are explained. Find lots more beef recipes from previous Beef recipe brochures or special topics ], Beef. It's What's for Dinner, The Healthy Beef Cookbook [ Lean beef recipes for every occasion ], Winning recipes from the National Beef Cook-Off®

 Iowa Egg Council  -  zie recipes [ Eierrecepten uit Iowa ]
Howard Helmer's Omelet Recipes, "Eggs Make the Meal!" Recipe Book, Holiday Favorites and State Fair Recipes, Quick and Easy, Breakfast/Brunch, Appetizers, Main Dishes and Desserts.

 Iowa Pork Producers Association  -  Iowa Pork Recipes [ varkensvleesrecepten uit Iowa ]
Pork Cuts, Types of meals, Etnic recipes, Preparation Methods, Special Occasions, October is National Pork Month.

Geschiedenis Iowa  

blauw blokje - illu Iowa's geschiedenis  -  zie Wikipedia
Tijdlijn Iowa, Geschiedenis [ Marquette and Joliet find Iowa lush and green, The Indians, Iowa's first American settlers, Transportation: railroad fever, The Civil War, The political arena, Iowa: home for immigrants, Vast changes ], Verwijzingen 

Muziek, Kunst & Cultuur

 Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival
13 days filled with nearly many fun and educational events to Celebrate America in the Heartland and our great nation's birthday. Make plans now to join us for concerts, fireworks, parades, races, games, tributes, action zone, exhibits, festival food and many, many more activities.
 Clinton Symphony Orchestra
 Fairfield Art Walk  -  eerste vrijdag van elke maand
 Iowa Arts Festival
Situated in the heart of downtown Iowa City, the Iowa Arts Festival draws children and adults to the celebration of great art and music!
Being a free event, this festival truly embraces the community which comes alive with entertainment and activities suitable for the young or young at heart!
 Live on the Square Concert Series [ Fairfield ]  -  Heerlijke muziek en gratis familieplezier!
Live on the Square brings a strong cultural mix to Fairfield. In past years, we have listened and danced to Jazz, Salsa, Blues, Folk, Bluegrass, Country, Rock, Classic Rock, Oldies, New Age and Celtic music, while at the same time watched internationally ranked Irish dancers and African Drum lines and Gospel Choirs.


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