Minnesota Sights and Views

Author Archives: Emily Wachsman

Grab Your Minnesota Ski Pass & Head to Duluth!

It’s just about time to grab your Minnesota Ski Pass and head to the charming town of Duluth, where you can enjoy some of the best cross country skiing in Minnesota!  If you don’t already know, winter is an exciting and wonderful time to visit us in the city of Duluth. In fact, once blanketed […]

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9 of the BEST Things to do in Duluth This Winter

Are you looking for fun and exciting things to do in Duluth this winter, while at the same time planning a getaway that is equal parts memorable and relaxing?  There’s no place better to get away for some restorative time to yourself, coupled with a bit of adventure, than Duluth.  There is an incredible number […]

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Duluth is the Best Weekend Getaway in the Midwest

Everywhere you look right now, fall colors are all over Minnesota, marking the transition from what has been an extraordinary summer to the long months of winter and lie ahead.  The chilly weather outside has us turning more and more indoors, searching for cozy hideaways. It’s the perfect time to treat yourself to a getaway […]

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See Stunning Minnesota Fall Colors in 2020

The delightful display of Minnesota fall colors is nearly here, and after what has felt like a long several months dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, we are certainly looking forward to our own local change of scenery.  Though the pandemic is still affecting us on a daily basis around the country, we hope you can […]

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Things to do in the St. Croix Valley This Fall

If you’ve never experienced a getaway to the St. Croix Valley in the fall, then this year might just be your perfect opportunity.  There’s plenty of beauty to behold in Minnesota each fall, but the St. Croix Valley is at or near the top of our list when it comes to places to visit this […]

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Discover Minnehaha Falls Near Minneapolis/St. Paul

For those of us in Minnesota, these warm summer months provide us the perfect excuse to get outside and take advantage of the warm, beautiful weather.  Minnehaha Falls near Minneapolis/St. Paul offers us exactly that opportunity and serves as something of an oasis not too far from the urban heart of Minnesota.  So, this summer, […]

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Explore the Root River Trail Near Lanesboro, MN

If you’ve never had an opportunity to visit the charming town of Lanesboro or ride the famed Root River Trail in the area, then this summer is your perfect chance.  Not only is it a truly beautiful part of the state, but it’s a great way to get out and explore, all while adhering to […]

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Explore Itasca State Park This Summer

If you haven’t had the chance to head north and visit Itasca State Park in northwestern Minnesota, then you need to put this incredible park at the top of your bucket list this summer.  Founded in 1891, Itasca is Minnesota’s oldest state park, and it’s visited by people from all over the world.  Though the […]

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10 Things to do in Minnesota This Summer

Minnesota, known as the “Land of 10,000 lakes,” is one of the best places for a summer vacation.  There is an incredible number of things to do in Minnesota, and so many of them are in the outdoors, which means natural social distancing is often a part of the package.  We know that, due to […]

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10 Minnesota Wineries to Support This Summer

The tourism industry, like many others, has been hit pretty hard due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Spring saw plenty of business closures, and those that have stuck around are looking forward to a healthy summer and fall season. It’s no different for our Minnesota Bed and Breakfasts and other small businesses, like Minnesota wineries. This […]

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