In August 2023, @keninchicago spent a weekend exploring Ottumwa and Mahaska County, for a trip that was, as she put it, “such a nice change of pace from city life.” “You might not have thought of Iowa as a destination location before but there really is so much to do here whether it’s exploring the outdoors, going on a family adventure, or if you’re just seeking relaxation,” she said. Replicate her trip.