Articles Tagged with Minneapolis

Weekend Getaways

Discover Food, Art and Culture in Minneapolis, Minnesota’s ‘Mini Apple’

When a reporter asked Minneapolis native Prince Rogers Nelson why he continued to live in Minnesota even after becoming a global superstar, the Purple One responded: “It’s so cold, it keeps the bad people out.”…
Tips + Trends

Discover Why Northeast Minneapolis Is One of the Twin Cities’ Coolest Neighborhoods

Northeast Minneapolis is an eclectic place — artsy but laid-back, hip yet cozy. For decades, it was known as a working-class neighborhood full of Eastern European immigrants, dive bars and a church on seemingly every…
Kid-Friendly

Ready to Reunite with Family? ‘Tis the Season to Plan a Holiday Getaway All Ages Will Enjoy

With holidays around the corner, thoughts turn to seeing your extended clan — especially if you haven’t recently celebrated with them. Up the ante for family time this season, and plot a getaway to U.S….
Insta-Inspired Travel

Twin City Pics: Where to Snap Minneapolis and St. Paul’s Most Instagrammable Sights

The Twin Cities of Minneapolis and Saint Paul are below-the-radar sorts of towns, rarely the center of attention but endlessly intriguing once you get to know them. They’re places filled with cozy neighborhoods and natural…
Pet Travel

Dine and Drink with Your Pup at These Pet-Friendly Spots Across the U.S.

No need to leave your pup at home when you head out for a vacation. These dog-friendly destinations around the U.S. love your four-legged BFF just as much as you do, and there are plenty…
Weekend Getaways

Color Me Smitten: Fall in Love with the Foliage in These 5 Cities

While summer is still in full swing for many, before you know it, the leaves will be changing colors, painting cities in beautiful hues of red, orange and yellow. Savor the best of sweater weather…
Eat + Drink

From Trendy Fare to Hmong Classics, the Minneapolis Food Scene Will Surprise You

When asked why he made his hometown the headquarters of his musical kingdom, Minneapolis’ native son — that self-described “purple Yoda,” Prince — quipped, “It’s so cold it keeps the bad people out.” That might…
Culture + Style

Purple Reign: Where to Find the Funky in Prince’s Minneapolis

“Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called life,” was the mesmerizing opening line of the ground-breaking 1984 album “Purple Rain.” Nothing would be the same after we heard that….
Culture + Style

Art-eapolis: The Unexpectedly Dazzling Public Art of Minneapolis

Minneapolis is known for its Scando-accented lifestyle, its once-enviable music scene, and its many lakes sprinkled throughout the urban landscape. But if you do a double-take, you’ll see something fascinating: art. Lots of it. From…
Tips + Trends

Minneapolis Must-Do’s: Don’t Miss These Favorites in the City of Lakes

When songwriter Sonny Curtis penned the words to “Love Is All Around”—aka, the theme song for “The Mary Tyler Moore Show”— he was likely thinking about life in general for Mary Richards, Minneapolis’s favorite fictional…