Newfoundland's coast is iceberg alley

Newfoundland's coast is iceberg alley

For centuries, the annual iceberg parade along the Canadian coast was the bane of Newfoundland and Labrador’s cod fishermen. But today, it's the star attraction for a budding tourism industry.

Much more awaits beyond the Corn Palace in Mitchell, S.D.

July 25
Much more awaits beyond the Corn Palace in Mitchell, S.D.
Less than five hours from the Twin Cities, the Corn Palace is a welcome place to stop and stretch your legs, take a bathroom break and shoot selfies. But there’s much more to this Taj Mahal of folk art.

Travel Desk: Reach out to experts to find a Minnesota resort quickly

July 24
Travel Desk: Reach out to experts to find a Minnesota resort quickly
What can you do if you haven’t booked a vacation, but you suddenly feel the itch to relax lakeside? Call in the experts for help — the people who run the local convention and visitor bureaus across the state.
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July 25

Details: searching for icebergs in Newfoundland

Newfoundland and Labrador Tourism: 1-800-563-6353; newfoundlandlabrador.comPrime Berth: 1-709-884-7493; primeberth.comQuirpon Lighthouse Inn: 1-709-634-2285; linkumtours.comMelanie Radzicki McManus
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July 25

Q&A: Money-saving travel tips for Spain

Experience Spain the way the Spaniards do – with the help of a strong dollar.
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July 25

Going away? Secure the home front

Suggestions for keeping your home safe while you’re away, from common sense methods to new technologies.
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July 24

St. Augustine celebrates new growth amid 450th anniversary

St. Augustine, Fla., combines history and modern pleasures for its 450th anniversary.
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July 24

Oklahoma City supper club is a step back in time

R&J Lounge and Supper Club evokes midcentury vibe, from Naugahyde booths to pimento cheese.
Viewfinders: Readers' travel photos
Viewfinders: Readers' travel photos
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Take a look at Star Tribune readers' travel photos, or join the community and submit your own.
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July 24

Wisconsin's Rustic Roads program, which preserves bucolic drives, celebrates 40th anniversary

Along Wisconsin's Rustic Roads, drivers trade billboards and power lines for woods and fields.
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July 24

Travel Troubleshooter: 'Credit' for canceled flight is worthless

Q: We booked tickets in April to fly from Charleston, S.C., to Toronto this summer on United Airlines. My husband and son were flying with…
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July 23
The casual diner atmosphere at Little Goat is perfect for children. Th...

Bye-bye, bars, hello, zoo: How to tour Chicago with a toddler in tow

Young parents learn to love the Windy City with their tyke in tow. Here's how.
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July 18

Ely, Minn., is more than a gateway to the Boundary Waters

Over the last miles of Hwy. 169 in northeastern Minnesota, the sharp rocks, pine trees and deep blue lakes of the boreal forest welcome visitors to Ely.
Blog: Escape Artists
Blog: Escape Artists
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Star Tribune Travel Editor Kerri Westenberg and other staff contributors offer a global discourse about great vacation finds close to home and adventures far afield.
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July 18

Chicago hotel suites for families

Unless you enjoy sitting in absolute silence after your kids go to sleep, you’ll need a suite. Chicago has a wide range of hotels that…
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July 18

Chicago address book

Where to stay 1. Hotel Lincoln: 1-312-254-4700; http://tinyurl.com/ou4tu9x 2. The James: 1-312-337-1000; www.jameshotels.com/chicago 3. The Palomar: 1-312-755-9703; www.hotelpalomar-chicago.com 4. Swissotel: 1-312-565-0565;…
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July 18

Travel Troubleshooter: Airbnb rental was total dump

Q: Several friends had recommended Airbnb, so I decided to give it a try when I was looking for an apartment to rent in Paris.…
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July 18

Travel Desk: Delta Skymiles account must carry your official name, or else

When I entered my SkyMiles number in order to get the mileage credit for the flight, red type popped up.
Blog: World Class
Blog: World Class
updated 8 hours 23 mins. ago
These Minnesota college students get an A+ for adventure. Follow along as they explore the world while studying abroad.
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July 17

On Oahu, Molokai and Kauai, away from the crowds

Three gems on Oahu, Molokai and Kauai offer glimpses of the islands before mass tourism.
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July 17

Wineries in beer-loving Palisade, Colorado

With 22 wineries within 7 miles, quaint Palisade draws international crowds.
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July 17

Skip lines in Rome with The Omnia & Roma Pass

The Omnia & Roma Pass promises access to the city’s top attractions – without the lines.
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July 17

Q&A: How black travel has changed since Jim Crow

“Negro Motorist Green Book” listed locations friendly to African-American travelers.
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July 17

An excursion to the remote Hawaiian island of Niihau

Tourism to the remote Hawaiian island of Niihauis is restricted, but for the few who manage to get there, the island offers a fascinating look at Hawaii’s past.
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July 17

Details: The Omnia & Roma Pass

The Omnia & Roma Pass Info: The Omnia Pass package costs 98 euros for adults, 65 euros for ages 6-12, and free for 5 and…
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July 17

Details: Wine tasting in Palisade, Colorado

Wine tasting in Palisade, COlo. How to taste: Biking is big in Palisade. Bikes are available to rent at Rapid Creek Cycles. Routes are well…
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