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Maryland Heights, a City With a Lot to Offer

         

If you love to travel across the United States of America, try visiting the city of Maryland Heights which is located in St. Louis, Missouri. You will find a lot of after activities, entertainment, attractions, accommodations, and great restaurants that the city has to offer. Probably the most popular destination for tourists in the city of Maryland Heights is the Historic Aircraft Restoration Museum, just at Creve Coeur Airport.

 

This well-known museum is a perfect place to check out, particularly for those airplane enthusiasts. The museum possesses the biggest collection of antique aircrafts just about anywhere in the Midwest USA. This museum is devoted in historical aircraft restoration and preservation. Most of the airplanes in the collection are biplanes from the "Golden age of flight" era and they are all fabric-covered. Almost all of the airplanes exhibited in the museum come from the years between 1916 to 1946. A few of the stored airplanes are the only remaining air suitable examples of their kind. The museum is regularly open to the community and special tours can also be organized. On weekends you can actually go up in one of the vintage planes and experience the thrill of early flight. Aircraft rides are also available at the museum by request, in either a Stearman World War II biplane trainer or in a North American SNJ-5 model.

 

There are also amusement parks to go to in Maryland Heights. One of these parks is in the heart of the city, the Westport Plaza. This megaplex has some of the best restaurants and entertainment in the entire St. Louis region. You can delight in all kinds of food, from Italian to Mexican, from juicy stakes to delicious seafood. Whatever you are craving for, you can find it there. They have great blues and jazz music, comedy bars and dance clubs for nightly entertainment. During the summer season, you'll find special events on the patio including live music and art exhibit.

 

Yet another excellent venture that you can locate in Maryland Heights MO is Aquaport, a wonderful water park for people who love outdoor activities. It is ideal for family getaway to cool down and a place for those hot summer days. You might say it is a water haven with water slides, a very long lazy man creek, and exciting children's pool. The water slides are of different kinds, one with tubes, two that are open, and one that is a tunnel. There is a slide where it is possible to have two people racing next to each other. They also have a funnel slide that drops you out at the end. This one is not for the faintly hearted because you get dumped into an 8-foot water at a very quick speed and it spins you in a whirlpool. This cool place may be for little ones but it is also fun for older children and adults alike.

 

There are a lot more activities to do and sites to check out in the city. There is lake where you can do some outdoor activities and exercises, and there are casinos. Be sure to check out Maryland Heights while you are in town in the St. Louis.