None other than the Washington Post lifestyles section is chanting the charm of our fair burg.
“With quirky food creations, sprawling green parks, a City Museum unlike any other — and, of course, that Arch — the Gateway City is a fun place to play,” is how the travel tome begins.
Published online Wednesday, the story goes on to tout the attraction of Grant’s Farm, The Hill, gooey-butter cake, toasted raviolis (of course), Anheuser-Busch, Schalfly’s and Forest Park’s zoo and museums.
The piece was written by STL-born Kate Silver, who notes that although she moved away at a young age, she frequently returned to visit relatives.
Silver perfectly sums up her “home away from home” when she credits it with possessing a “work-hard, play-hard attitude.”
She even had the decency to not mention provel cheese.