Anyone who has ever opted for a vacation home rental rather than a hotel knows the appeal: You can prepare meals, send the children to bed in their own room and often save money in the process.
Updated: June 07, 2013, - 02:36 PM
In communities all around the state, annual rituals play out as residents set aside a weekend to take a communal deep breath and rejoice in summer — and their town.
Updated: May 31, 2013, - 01:46 PM
While high gas prices are expected to dip some, Minnesotans may be thinking twice about their summer road trip. Given the importance of family vacations, I hope not.
Updated: May 24, 2013, - 01:26 PM
In a surprise move, the Transportation Security Administration reversed a decision that would have taken effect last Thursday allowing small knives and some sports items in a plane’s cabin.
Updated: April 26, 2013, - 01:23 PM
The prolonged dreary weather will only make us relish summertime that much more. The warm-weather entertainment that most intrigues me is renting a camper cabin at one of our state parks.
Updated: April 19, 2013, - 11:43 AM
Angela and Brian Gustafson aim to visit — and nab a family photo in — all 50 states with their four children. We talked to the well-traveled Minneapolitans just before they headed out on their latest jaunt, to California, Oregon and Washington.
Updated: April 05, 2013, - 01:44 PM
It’s so far away and so expensive to reach, a reader lamented about Tahiti as she and her fiancé began...
Updated: March 30, 2013, - 02:48 PM
Fliers, be warned. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has suggested that flights could be delayed by as much as 90 minutes...
Updated: March 01, 2013, - 05:26 PM
Being aboard a behemoth ocean liners feels like a true escape — until a fuel oil leak causes a fire in the engine room, effectively cutting power to everything that makes the city-at-sea work well.
Updated: February 22, 2013, - 10:37 AM