Omaha, Nebraska is home to so many great places to shop, dine, and play which makes it a great place to visit during the summer months.
While it would be impossible to name everything that Omaha has to offer here is an overview of the most popular places to visit.
Omaha has an ample supply of hotels that will suit every vacationer’s need. Everything from upscale to modest; the area is filled with a variety of places to choose from.
The “Carol Hotel Omaha” is conveniently located at 4888 South 118th Street and has great access to the most popular attractions such as “Omaha’s Children’s Museum,” “Joslyn Art Museum,” “Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo,” and “Rosenblatt Stadium.”
This hotel is popular not only because of its location but also because of its terrific rates, great amenities, and customer service. To learn more about the “Carol Hotel Omaha” log on to www.omahahotel.org.
Even on vacation, guests still welcome the opportunity to save money and they will if they visit the “Sumtur Amphitheater.”
The amphitheater is located just off HWY 370 and 108th street in Papillion and hosts a summer concert and movie series that is free to the public.
The “Sumtur Amphitheater” is a landscaper’s dream that has beautifully manicured lawns, grassy hill side areas, and a fun environment for the whole family. To learn more about the “Sumtur Amphitheater” or for a full event schedule log on to www.papillion.org.
Whether you’re into the arts or other forms of entertainment, there is something for everyone at Omaha’s “Old Market.”
“The Old Market” is home to the “Joslyn Art” and “Durham Museum” and offers many casual and fine dining experiences. Vacationer’s looking for exciting night life will find dance clubs, taverns, and theaters, and the “Old Market” is close to the popular “Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo.” To learn more about this exciting area log on to www.oldmarket.com.
One of the most popular shopping centers in located at 7400 Dodge Street. “Crossroads Mall” is home to great clothing stores such as “Sears” and “Younkers” and host events throughout the year. Shoppers can enter to win trips, prizes, and a shopping spree which is why this shopping center is a favorite of many. For a full store directory log on to www.simon.com.
Omaha is home to some of the most delicious dining establishments and with so many to choose from, vacationers have a wide variety of ethnic options.
One of the best restaurants is “Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse” which serves the most decadent dishes such as “New York Strip Steak,” “Salmon Fiorintino,” and “Crème Brulee,” just to name a few. This restaurant is located in the beautiful “Village Pointe Shopping Center” at 305 North 170th Street and is a great place for a family dinner or a romantic rendezvous. To learn more about “Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse” log on to www.johnnysitaliansteakhouse.com.
There are countless more attractions in Omaha but these should not be missed. Make sure you add one or all to your Omaha Vacation Guide.