Life rebounds with fanfare as winter melts away in Minnesota’s northwest reaches.
Updated: June 15, 2014, - 06:51 AM
Minnesota is blessed with immense natural beauty and dramatic seasonal shifts. With the “State of Wonders” series, we showcase that range of scenery.
Updated: June 14, 2014, - 05:20 PM
Wherever I traveled for today’s feature story, I saw people planting gardens, picnicking, angling for fish hungry after months under ice. They probably didn’t mind if spring bounds right into summer.
Updated: June 14, 2014, - 02:36 PM
In this state with more than 10,000 lakes, anybody can find a piece of summer paradise — even people whose planning tends toward procrastination or its upbeat version, spontaneity.
Updated: June 08, 2014, - 09:34 AM
Summertime in Minnesota practically requires time on the water. Several public cruises on state lakes this year promise to provide this quintessential experience, with perks from meals to history lessons.
Updated: June 06, 2014, - 09:23 AM
My new Lipault carry-on is as stylish as a French model. It makes me feel like a first-class act, even if I’m flying coach. But it's not the only new thing in luggage.
Updated: May 30, 2014, - 01:30 PM
For years, I deluded myself into believing that I was an indispensable cog in the wheel. I worked long hours,...
Updated: May 10, 2014, - 03:00 PM
You could call me neurotic about bedbugs in hotels, germs on airplanes and tweeting vacation photos. I would counter that I’m merely a travel editor.
Updated: April 18, 2014, - 12:43 PM