Home to the University of Nebraska, Lincoln is the second largest city in the state and one of the country's healthiest cities. Lincoln is home to several area museums, a thriving arts and entertainment scene, as well as passionate sports fans. Options for Lincoln hotels range from bed & breakfasts, to economy and luxury hotels. Visit the popular hotels Lincoln like the Westview Bed & Breakfast on Northwest 27th Street and Staybridge Suites on Fletcher Avenue.
Take a tour of the Lincoln Capital building. At 400 feet tall, it is one of the tallest government buildings in the United States. The building also features a 19-foot statue and several pieces of art by Lee Lawrie.
Consider attending a Nebraska Cornhuskers football game. One of the most storied programs in college football, at game time the stadium houses more people than the largest city in Vermont.
Visit Lincoln's beautiful city parks. The Pioneers Park Nature Center houses herds of bison, elk and deer on a large area encompassing prairie, woodland, and wetland environments. The park also includes areas for families to play and relax, as well as miles of winding hiking trails.
The Gateway Mall, in the downtown area, features stores like Dillard's and JCPenney. The Haymarket Farmer's Market on North 8th Street offers fresh local produce, baked goods, and handmade crafts by local artisans.
Lazlo's Brewery and Grill on North 7th Street offers great beer, burgers and steaks, while Vincenzo's Ristorante, near hotels in Lincoln, offers quality Italian dinners, famous for its fresh ingredients and signature sauces.