Edit ModuleShow Tags

Most Romantic Getaway


Published:

With winter upon us in a big way here in the upper Midwest, travelers thoughts of travel this time of year, I predict, center on a particular theme: the getaway. And with Valentine’s Day less than a month away, planning the perfect romantic getaway might just be in order. St. Paul wants to know if the cold weather brings out your romantic side.

St. Paul was recently selected as one of the 20 finalists for 10Best and USA Today’s “Best Romantic North American Getaways.” Readers have until January 27 to vote for their favorite locations. Currently, St. Paul remains in first place, ahead of top travel destinations such as San Francisco, Honolulu, and one of my favorite getaways, Mendocino, California, where I will admit I just escaped to this past November.

In its nomination, St. Paul was described as elegant, historic, and the quieter of the Twin Cities, with romantic offerings such as leisurely paddle-wheeler rides along the Mississippi, ice-skating, and parks. Place your vote for St. Paul today.

January is a time to make those yearly travel plans. As such, like the most romantic list, many other publications and travel sites compile their “top” lists for the year, either summarizing a year of travel or looking ahead. Here are just a few:

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Related Articles

Summer Camp For Food-Loving Adults: Chef Camp

Book a north-woods excursion that challenges your culinary creativity among fellow foodies and big-time local chefs

New Features at TC Pride All About Inclusivity and Keeping the Peace

Dancers holding off protesters, a space for those with autism, and more

OXBEAUX Gets Cozy Before Eaux Claires Festival

The OXBEAUX Block Party offered an intimate pre-festival experience for nearly 2,000 guests featuring music from The Shouting Matches, Field Report, and more
Edit ModuleShow Tags

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.

Learn about the contributing writers.

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Recent Minnesota Journeys Posts

Summer Camp For Food-Loving Adults: Chef Camp

Book a north-woods excursion that challenges your culinary creativity among fellow foodies and big-time local chefs

New Features at TC Pride All About Inclusivity and Keeping the Peace

Dancers holding off protesters, a space for those with autism, and more

OXBEAUX Gets Cozy Before Eaux Claires Festival

The OXBEAUX Block Party offered an intimate pre-festival experience for nearly 2,000 guests featuring music from The Shouting Matches, Field Report, and more

Award-Winning Author Channels Northwoods in New YA Book

Minnesota native Margi Preus explores familiar scenes and events in her new mystery novel for young adults

New Hotel Lands on Lake Minnetonka

Lakeside hospitality returns after more than 50 years with the arrival of Hotel Landing
Edit ModuleEdit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags