Travel Blogs from Minneapolis, United States

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Day six: crossing SD and visiting Viking country, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Day six: crossing SD and visiting Viking country

A travel blog entry by crawfords

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... flashed his lights at us, and told Brian to slow down. What a nice policeman!! Then, when were were driving through Minneapolis, Brian ran a red light. I think part of it is due to Brian being distracted and excited by his surroundings and memories. ...

The Great Preparation, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

The Great Preparation

A travel blog entry by aswenson

I have recently become afflicted with pre-travel jitters. Passport and tickets are all ready, bags are cleaned and ready, but there is one problem... How do I manage to fit ALL of this stuff into a carry-on? I will have to bring not only professional ...

Twin Cities Marathon!!!, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Twin Cities Marathon!!!

A travel blog entry by wyoming20

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... looking at a few different marathons around the country, Jason and I decided to go with the Twin Cities Marathon (TCM) in Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota because it is a relatively flat course and I have family there. My Aunt Terry picked us up from ...

Preparations, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Preparations

A travel blog entry by nepal2008

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Preparations for our Annapurna Circuit trip to Nepal are well underway with departure just a few days  to go.  Seemingly all our gear is set and I guess we have to be willing to live with whatever level of conditioning we've done so far!  ...

My Amazing Aunt Terry, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

My Amazing Aunt Terry

A travel blog entry by wyoming20

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My Aunt Terry is one of the coolest people I have ever had the pleasure of knowing. The sad part is that I only realized this about 4 years ago. I always knew she was pretty great, but since we have always lived so far apart we never really got to ...

Visiting Minnesota, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Visiting Minnesota

A travel blog entry by carolandjoe

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... 18 years ago as part of the Childrens Program of N.I. After some research at home I found that they had moved to Maple Grove in Minneapolis but that was the only info I could find. Anyhow, we went up there hoping to find them and did so buy simply calling ...

Chicago to Minneapolis, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Chicago to Minneapolis

A travel blog entry by zoeh

... wandered back to the hostel where we watched TV on my computer and relaxed as it started to storm again.  I really like Minneapolis, I wish I could spend more time here.  Tomorrow we're going to Fargo to meet up with Leslie's friend ...

Fun in the Twin Cities, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Fun in the Twin Cities

A travel blog entry by andreatravels

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 After returning from the reunion I got to spend a few more days visiting with family and friends in the Twin Cities.  Two of the highlights were Summer Tuesdays in Stillwater, and the WNBA Minnesota Lynx game. I went with Sara and Mark to ...

2 days to departure, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

2 days to departure

A travel blog entry by hellonewman

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anxious to ...

Midwest Quest, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Midwest Quest

A travel blog entry by cshilakes

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... diners clapping for her while she performed interpretive dance to some pounding sound track. The next day, we traveled to the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden on the outskirts of town, famous for the sculpture of an enormous cherry balanced on a massive ...

And We Are Off . . ., Minneapolis, United States travel blog

And We Are Off . . .

A travel blog entry by hanna.patterson

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Well I guess, we are not exactly off and running yet but Jonathan and I will be on a plane headed for London in less than 24 hours.  It's hard to believe that after all the planning and anticipation the trip is about to start.  There are still ...

T Minus 18 hours..., Minneapolis, United States travel blog

T Minus 18 hours...

A travel blog entry by cowboyup

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So tomorrow we launch on our trip.  I am trying to condition my body to the trip ahead by eating as much as possible, and sitting on my ass all day.  Fortunately the National Football League is here to help me out.  I've made three distinct decisions ...

Minneapolis, MN, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Minneapolis, MN

A travel blog entry by ybslob

Minneapolis, ...

Hiking and 'Joe's Garage', Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Hiking and 'Joe's Garage'

A travel blog entry by thesteeles

This morning we went to a park about an hour away with Dan, Deb and Haley. Dan wanted to take us hiking. I definitely couldn't do the winters here in Minnesota, but it is beautiful right now. We hiked and climbed rock for a couple of hours and didn't ...

The Belt/Love of America, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

The Belt/Love of America

A travel blog entry by nearhelsinki

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... appealing in their own ways, and the city’s split personality is further defined by the presence of Calatrava’s winged Minneapolis Art Museum, which glides into Lake Michigan with a sort of alien grace.  Double-, triple-dig. ...

Home Sweet Minneapolis?, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Home Sweet Minneapolis?

A travel blog entry by mklots

... view of downtown and a second bedroom for all of you who are of course coming to attend the first annual Klots/Ellias Minneapolis ice fishing extravaganza in February). We feel pretty fancy in our new digs, parking in our assigned heated parking spot next ...

From Several Thousand feet in the Air!, Minneapolis (in route to), United States travel blog

From Several Thousand feet in the Air!

A travel blog entry by tachinrn

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... I have wanted to be able to do pretty much all my life, well since I was old enough to know I was not born in the United States. Not that I have anything against the good old USA but we all have that inner desire to see where we started...or at least I ...

'Mall of America', Minneapolis, United States travel blog

'Mall of America'

A travel blog entry by thesteeles

This afternoon, Kelly and the boys and I went to the 'Mall of America.' I was here working a few months ago and had a chance to go, but they had never been. In a word...it's OVERWHELMING! Between the indoor theme park, aquarium and the 4 or 5 levels of ...

Pre-trip, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Pre-trip

A travel blog entry by finrod3791

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On August 23rd I set off, with Bogota, Colombia as the first ...

By popular demand..., Minneapolis, United States travel blog

By popular demand...

A travel blog entry by arezzo

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Hi everyone, I've had a few requests from people to start a travel blog.  I have a trip coming up starting Wednesday night.  I'm traveling all the way around the world, first stop: Budapest.  Last stop: Seoul. I promise there will be no ...

The Long Ride, Grand Rapids - Minneapolis - Tokyo - Pusan, United States travel blog

The Long Ride

A travel blog entry by evans8735

We are at Kent County Airport waiting for our first flight of three.  The middle one is 12 and 1/2 hours long so hopefully we will be able to sleep some.  We arrive Thursday night at about 8:30 in Pusan (which is 9:00 Thursday morning in Grand ...

My very first flight!!, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

My very first flight!!

A travel blog entry by kelseylynn

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... ...blah blah don't know the words... cause I'm leaving on a jet plane!! It's finally here--my parents are taking me to Minneapolis to see me off on my nonstop flight to Amsterdam, The Netherlands. I'm not too worried about going to a foreign country, ...

...And The Home of the Brave, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

...And The Home of the Brave

A travel blog entry by tomrohlf

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Given that this will be my last entry until my next trip (yes, I'm planning on doing something similar again at some point) I must say thank you for reading.  I hope you've enjoyed following along on my adventures as much as I have enjoyed writing ...

Trip to Minneapolis, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Trip to Minneapolis

A travel blog entry by erinbutler

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Alaska minus 1:  getting there, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Alaska minus 1: getting there

A travel blog entry by paulartravels

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... in the baggage claim area of the airport.  They were stuffed.  Not that I’ve been in every airport in the United States, but what other airport has a stuffed polar and grizzly bear in baggage claim? One of the hardest things I’ve ...

Windy drive to 'Twin Cities', Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Windy drive to 'Twin Cities'

A travel blog entry by thesteeles

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... the game. Kelly and I were pretty impressed with the skyline downtown. We've seen most of the major U.S. cities, but Minneapolis has some great architecture. It definitely stands apart from most others. The building are each very unique, but they're ...

On your marks..., Minneapolis, United States travel blog

On your marks...

A travel blog entry by bray

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Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA Bray stands idly by the Cherry & Spoon statue waiting for teams to sign up for the race... And here come the teams now, strolling into the park. In order of signing up, we have ...

Christmas greetings from the Midwest!, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Christmas greetings from the Midwest!

A travel blog entry by margo-joel

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Margo: I arrived safely (an hour late and many adventures later getting a seat assignment for the airplane) at my son Christer's house. Here's a pic of grandson Beck with his two cousins, Maeve & Cyrus -- from a DVD they gave me as a ...

Really on vacation now, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Really on vacation now

A travel blog entry by camprodeo

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David picked me up from work and off we go!  Met the Cote's for dinner at the Iron Horse, Carol, Lawrence and Aron.  Happy early birthday Aron!   The car is stored at the hotel and I have time to do a final "think" on how things are ...

Home again, Minneapolis, United States travel blog

Home again

A travel blog entry by nmarie

Well I'm back in Minnesota...safe and sound. During the past 107 days I have seen lots of amazing places that I never dreamed I'd see in person and met so many people from all over the world that I would never have met before. For a long time I felt ...

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