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Minneapolis — Minnesota’s largest city boasts a boon of both indoor and outdoor attractions, from its gorgeous waterfront and surrounding lakes to its vibrant arts community to its incredible (tax-free!) shopping.

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For the mighty Mississippi, lakefront trails, world-class arts, and an interconnected downtown shopping mall network.

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Road Trip from Minneapolis/St. Paul: 6 Stops Along Wisconsin's Great River Road

August 20, 2015 by Cynthia J. Drake

Traveling along the Wisconsin portion of the Great River Road, a 250-mile stretch that runs along the western border of state, is chock-full of rolling hills ... Read More »


Checking In: Radisson Blu Ups the Cool Factor in Minneapolis

June 18, 2015 by Kristine Hansen

With just under half a million residents, Minneapolis is a rare example of an urban landscape that straddles city and country -- chock-full of art museums, ... Read More »


10 Weird Ice Cream Flavors and Where to Find Them

July 24, 2014 by Karen Gardiner Dion

We may have missed National Ice Cream Day (it was on July 20), but National Ice Cream Month continues. Why not celebrate with a couple of scoops of something ... Read More »


Minneapolis: Living Large on a Small Budget

July 23, 2014 by Kristine Hansen

The “Mini Apple” is what the locals call Minneapolis, Minnesota's largest city. No one will mistake it for NYC, of course, but it's also a fun and cultural ... Read More »


9 Pop Culture Museums Worth the Drive

July 03, 2014 by Teresa Bitler

The movies we watch, the toys we play with, the fun foods we eat -- these elements of every day life and entertainment define every society's culture. To ... Read More »

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