City getaways | Midwest Living

City getaways

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Top picks in Columbus include the Center of Science and Industry, Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, and North Market.
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It’s big-city culture for those who love nature—quintessential Twin Cities.
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Minneapolis and Saint Paul offer one metro area with two cities’ worth of dining, arts, parks and nightlife.
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The University of Iowa anchors the community (population: 68,000), which also enjoys a vibrant food and cultural scene.
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No matter your gridiron allegiance, Green Bay delivers a winning lineup of interesting places to eat, play and stay.
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We spent hours walking, kayaking, swimming and, of course, sampling food from snack shacks. These seven beaches offer the best mix of sandy fun and cosmopolitan flair.