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Top 10 Places to Camp in Minnesota

Looking for a way to enjoy Minnesota’s natural beauty this summer? Take a look at this compilation of the top 10 places to camp in the state of 10,000 lakes.

Best Places to See the Fireworks in the Twin Cities

Life Hacks for the Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport

The next time you need to fly out of the MSP Airport, simplify the process with these tips

Honeybee Colonies at the Radisson Blu

The rooftop of the Radisson Blu Mall of America welcomes somewhat infamous new residents—honeybees!

Madden's Mobile Resort Guide

Want help navigating Madden's resort? There's an app for that.

Happy Holidays; Safe Travels

A holiday grab bag of interesting travel tidbits that came across my desk over the past week.

What to do at MSP Airport

If you're traveling to or from MSP Airport and have time to spare, here's what you can do.

Holiday Travel Apps

New apps for your smartphone may make your holiday travels merry and bright.

Apps that Map

Don't get lost or disconnected when you are traveling without an Internet connection for your smartphone.

Travel Tech

A handy device and apps to make your mobile device that much more useful when you are on the go.

Spotlight on Nicollet Mall

Stroll 'the Mall' for a true taste of downtown Minneapolis.

Free Summer Fun

What do you have to lose?! Just a minute to enter and possibly a few more to gloat about your sweet winnings.

Road-Tripping Must-Haves

Five must-haves for hitting the open road.

Tinker Tuesday

The popular, family friendly Bakken Museum will host its first happy-hour event this week called Current Affair, Tinker Tuesday.

Watch The Madness in Minnesota

Avid college basketball fans, here are your best viewing options around the Twin Cities.

Staycation, All I Ever Wanted

You don't have to book a flight to enjoy your spring break vacation. Enjoy some fun activities right here in the metro. You'll be avoiding jet lag and helping the local economy.

Booking an 11th Hour Hotel Room

When it comes to making travel plans, many smartphone apps can help you plan ahead. But when you need a hotel room, tonight, some apps may be better than others.

Flip for Front Flip

Download this free mobile app to receive virtual scratch cards from establishments nearby.

Explore MN with Google Field Trip

Navigate your way (or visiting relatives) around the Twin Cities with this travel app.

Learning to Curl

Tackle Minnesota's other ice sport, now available year-round at the new Four Seasons Curling Club.

Your Personal Tour Guide: TourMSP

Navigate your way, or help visiting guests, with this new Twin Cities-based mobile site.

Into the Stockings with Care

A collection of some of the more unique travel tools of the year.

Travel Apps and Websites

From airport terminals to Interstate exits and everywhere in between, these travel apps and websites are among the latest digital offerings to help you find your way.

The Armchair Traveler

Two travel tomes from Lonely Planet will take readers along for the journey or help them plan life-changing adventures of their own.

Great Escapes

Sometimes you just need a nudge to finally book that trip and enjoy the Midwest.

Don't Forget to Laugh

We're lucky to have one of the nation's best laugh-inducers right here in Minneapolis.

Have Smartphone, Will Travel

More mobile apps to help travelers find their way and enjoy their trip.

Apps for On the Go

Mobile app developers continue to create useful applications for travelers (and their friends and family).

Plan Ahead: Sounds of Summer

You know summer has arrived when every weekend features an outdoor music festival.

Travel Tips: 60 Hikes and More

Two newly updated travel guides offer tips for hiking and camping in and around the Twin Cities.

Travel Tech Tools

A short list of tech tools ready-made for the road.

Tire-Tested Road Trip Tips

Travel is rarely easy breezy, but it can be a great adventure if you enjoy the journey along with the destination.

On Location: Twin Cities Destinations Found on the Big Screen

You might recognize these Twin Cities destinations from the movies.

Minnesota Museums Month: Minnesota History Center

An upcoming Minnesota History Center exhibit examines the Minnesota War that tore apart lives and families 150 years ago.

Travel Tips: Planning Your Next Minnesota Adventure

When it's time to gather info and plan your trip to Minnesota, we've got the websites, travel guides, and books for you to read.

National Plan a Vacation Week

Now is as good a time as any to begin planning your summer vacation.

More Travel Apps

Smartphone apps to guide you on the road less traveled.

A Helping Hand: The Minneapolis Downtown Improvement District

The DID is here for you if you need directions, assistance or anything else—just look for the green shirts!

While Traveling, Keep Your New Year's Resolutions. Part 5: Me Time

Whether you're traveling for business or pleasure, you can still make time for yourself.

While Traveling, Keep Your New Year's Resolutions. Part 4: Eat Well

Traveling away from home is no excuse to ditch healthy eating. We have the restaurants for you!
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About This Blog

Whether you are a seasoned Twin Cities traveler or planning your first trip to Minnesota, this blog will introduce you to many new adventures to add to your itinerary. From day trips and scenic discoveries to luxurious girls weekends, travel tips, and insider scoops, our editors will give you all the information you need to enjoy your stay Up North.