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Experience the simple pleasures of fall with with outdoorsy activities in Stillwater, Minnesota (20 miles northeast of downtown Saint Paul). 

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Forget those cheaply framed reprints of watercolor landscapes in your hotel room. In recent travels, we’ve noticed more emphasis on original artwork in lobbies and ...

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Riding a high-wire unicycle, splashing in a massive fountain and feeding giraffes highlight a family weekend in Columbus, Ohio. Here are 10 must-dos for your next...

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“They didn’t like me when I first arrived,” the call begins. “They judged me, as people do.” Joan Miró’s 39-foot-tall statue known as Miró's Chicago can finally...

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The decades seem to dissolve at old-fashioned ice cream parlors. We go seeking a taste of nostalgia. And we find it—in waffle cones, banana splits and the sweet...

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I love to act like a smart tourist on return visits to my hometown of Fargo, North Dakota (235 miles northwest of Minneapolis). Here...

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Daydreaming on a beach or dangling your legs over the side of a dock might be your top speed at Minnesota's Brainerd Lakes, but if you're looking for something new...

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Nobody stumbles upon Isle Royale or stops in on a whim during a drive to somewhere else. This...

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When summer days start to sizzle, head underground. The Midwest claims some of the world’s longest cave systems, along with reclaimed mines and other underground...

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If you’re in Cedar Rapids, get ready for cultural immersion! From Czech Village to the outlying Amana Colonies—with plenty of food, drink and market stops along the...

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