Once Upon a Seed: Seed Savers Exchange in Iowa
While you're in Decorah
In addition to beautiful bike trails, Decorah has memorable architecture and great restaurants. For information, contact the Winneshiek County Convention and Visitors Bureau (800/463-4692; visitdecorah.com). Some of our favorites include:
Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum With more than 24,000 artifacts and 16 historic buildings, as well as a farmstead and country church, Vesterheim offers an engaging history lesson (563/382-9681; vesterheim.org).
Rubaiyat A seasonal menu, huge wine list and sophisticated entrees like citrus-rubbed salmon draw patrons to this 1865 downtown storefront (563/382-9463; rubaiyatrestaurant.com).
B&B on Broadway Victorian charm and modern-day luxury blend for a charming experience. From $100 (563/382-1420; bandbon broadway.com).