Insiders' Guide® to the Twin Cities, 6th

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2008-07-17
  • Publisher: Insiders' Guide

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For more than twenty years the Insiders' Guide series has remained the essential source for in-depth travel and relocation information. Each guide is written by locals and true insiders and offers a personal, practical perspective that readers everywhere have come to know and love. The Twin Cities' rich ethnic heritage and diverse economy is reflected in its multifaceted cityscape. From beautiful historic buildings to whimsical architectural experiments, from an active arts district to rich fossil beds and peaceful urban fishing holes, St. Paul and Minneapolis possess abundant cultural and natural attractions. This authoritative guide will show you how to experience the traditions and treasures of this unique area to their fullest.

Author Biography

Todd Berger is a freelance writer and editor who recently moved from St. Paul, Minnesota, to the Grand Canyon.

Holly Day is a freelance editor and writer who has taught writing workshops in downtown Minneapolis and on the DePaul University campus. She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Sherman Wick is a freelance writer and photographer who grew up in a suburb of the Twin Cities. He resides in the Marcy-Holmes neighborhood of Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Minnesota native Berit Thorkelson specializes in Midwestern travel. Her writing has appeared in the Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune, the Chicago Tribune, and Midwest Living magazine.

Table of Contents

How to Use This Bookp. 1
Area Overviewp. 2
Getting Here, Getting Aroundp. 13
Historyp. 27
Architecturep. 35
Accommodationsp. 55
Restaurantsp. 63
Nightlifep. 106
Shoppingp. 124
Attractionsp. 144
Kidstuffp. 161
Annual Events and Festivalsp. 173
The Artsp. 184
Parksp. 198
Spectator Sportsp. 216
Summer Recreationp. 224
Winter Recreationp. 234
Hunting and Fishingp. 243
Day Trips and Weekend Getawaysp. 254
Relocationp. 271
Senior Scenep. 287
Child Carep. 295
Educationp. 298
Health Care and Wellnessp. 318
Mediap. 323
Worshipp. 332
Indexp. 335
About the Authorp. 350
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