10 Ways to Have a Great Girlfriends' Getaway in Missouri
Grab your girlfriends and travel to Missouri, where a variety of fun destinations and attractions are waiting for you. Sit poolside and enjoy great views. Shop at national retailers and locally-owned stores. Dine at award-winning restaurants. Set off on outdoor adventure. This is your primer for a great Missouri getaway.


Historic Main Street St. Charles

This Main Street region is Missouri's first and largest nationally registered historic district. Running parallel to the Missouri River, the brick-paved streets are home to one-of-a-kind shops, in restored buildings that date to the 1800s. Shop for, among other things art, clothing, furniture, antiques, fine jewelry and stained glass. Numerous restaurants, sweet shops and pubs also line the streets, so there are plenty of opportunities to refresh and refuel while you shop!

St. Louis Premium Outlets – Chesterfield

Features national retailers such as Ann Taylor, Coach, Kate Spade New York, Michael Kors, Nike, Vera Bradley and more than 75 other brand-name outlets. It's easy to shop all day ... and into the night.

Country Club Plaza Shopping & Dining District

This entire 15-block district is home to more than 150 upscale shops, dozens of fine restaurants, nightclubs and hotels. It is one of the Midwest's major shopping, dining and entertainment destinations.


Cuivre River State Park

If your group enjoys outdoor fun, you'll find it here. More than 38 miles of hiking, backpacking and equestrian trails wind through this 6,393-acre park. Camping, a lake for fishing and swimming, picnicking, an organized group camp and a visitor center are features.

Trail of Tears State Park

Trail of Tears State Park offers loads of outdoor fun for your group. Activities include camping, hiking, swimming and fishing. Cape Girardeau is nearby and has a host of services, including dining and lodging choices.

Dining Options

CC's City Broiler

Steaks and seafood are popular choices at this popular Columbia eatery. The signature dish is dubbed The Aunt Jackie - it's a petite filet with lobster tail.

Extra Virgin

Enjoy the decor inside or patio seating at James Beard Award-winning chef Michael Smith's restaurant. The menu features Mediterranan tapas and more than 300 kinds of wine.

Stay and Play

Chateau on the Lake Resort, Spa and Convention Center

Enjoy a variety of amenities, including Spa Chateau, during your stay at this Ozarks resort. Beautiful views of Table Rock Lake are part of the ambiance. Other on-site amenities include a movie theater, indoor pool and restaurant.

The Lodge of Four Seasons

Overlooking Lake of the Ozarks, The Lodge of Four Seasons offers a peaceful getaway for your group. Indulge in a relaxing treatment at Spa Shiki (on-site), have a great meal and conversation at the restaurant, and when the weather allows, savor views from the outdoor patio, where every sunset is an event.

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