Croatia, where Game of Thrones is filmed and culture runs deep

Croatia, where Game of Thrones is filmed and culture runs deep

Cultural riches, sandy beaches, "Game of Thrones" sites: It's no wonder trendsetters are hitting Croatia's Adriatic coast.

The American Writers Museum highlights writers from William Faulkner to Harriet Beecher Stowe

November 17
The American Writers Museum highlights writers from William Faulkner to Harriet Beecher Stowe
The ambitious new museum in Chicago showcases the country's great literary wealth.

What you need to know when renting a car abroad

November 17
What you need to know when renting a car abroad
Pay attention to insurance coverage, rules of the road and automatic vs. manual transmissions.
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November 18

The iconic 747 on farewell tour to MSP; breakfast at Tiffany's becomes reality

747 ‘farewell tour’ Delta Air Lines will bring the Boeing 747 through Minneapolis-St. Paul for its farewell tour on Dec. 20 — likely the last…
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November 17

When New York City was a battlefield (in the Revolutionary War)

All five boroughs connect with key locations from the largest battle of the American Revolution.
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November 17

For top tourist tips, skip the concierge and cozy up to the bar

I was starving.I'd been in Mexico for two hours, shuttling from the airport to my resort, and in the process, I'd skipped lunch. I was…
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November 17

Best holiday gifts for travelers

This year's gifts will help the travelers in your life stay charged, organized, caffeinated and sand-free — and document their every move, of course.Aspinal of…
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November 17

From Prince to Sinclair Lewis, Minnesotans in the American Writers Museum

A world of great writing has sprung from Minnesota, as a trip to the American Writers Museum in Chicago shows. The museum celebrates Prince, F.…
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Our comprehensive guide on where to eat, drink, shop, park, relax and play if you end up stuck at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport – or if you plan to spend a few extra hours there before your flight.
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November 17

Travel Q&A: Country star Vince Gill loves all kinds of guitars (and mountains)

The country singer is promoting the new Songbirds Guitar Museum in Chattanooga, Tenn.
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November 17

Traveling for to nab great shop of the total solar eclipse

THE Traveler: Carlton McMillan of Lakeville.The scene: A solar eclipse darkened the sky in Nebraska.The trip: McMillan spent months researching the best…
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November 17

Travel Troubleshooter: Couple get cold feet after attending sales presentation for 'travel club'

Q: My husband and I recently stayed at the Grand Palladium Bavaro Suites in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. While we were there, we were invited…
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November 15

Months after hurricane hit Florida, this winter getaway for Minnesotans is ready for visitors

A post-Hurricane Irma tour of the Gulf Coast reveals beautiful beaches and great fishing along with some unsightly piles of trash.
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November 11

Cancun-area travelers weigh concerns about tainted alcohol, violence

Playa del Carmen charms, despite the recent worries that have travelers thinking twice about visiting.
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November 11

Travel briefs: Minnesota trounces Conde Nast awards; Sun Country sales; Portugal in the off-season

Portugal in the off-season Summer may be Portugal’s peak tourist season, but more travelers from the United States are heading there now. “The fall and…
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November 11

If you go: Aruba

IF YOU GO Where to stay: Aruba Marriott Resort and Stellaris Casino. Located on Palm Beach, the hotel has 411 rooms, all with spacious balconies…
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November 10

Nebraska Panhandle holds High Plains vistas, kitsch and good grub

Reveling in the remote beauty of the western Nebraska Panhandle.
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November 10

Aruba sets out a full plate of sights, scents, tastes

From a rocky desert to Caribbean postcard views, Aruba was a good time.
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November 10

Get aloha (and dinner) at nighttime market in Hawaii

In 1990, the Big Island village of Kaimu, Hawaii, got famous when the Kilauea volcano buried most of it beneath more than 50 feet of…
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November 10

Zebra takes a break at Etosha National Park in Namibia

THE Traveler: Marilyn Cathcart of Minneapolis. The scene: A zebra showed its teeth, seeming to smile, at a watering hole in Namibia’s
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November 10

Frank Stella's favorite cities for art

The artist has a 60-year retrospective open in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
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November 10

Travel Troubleshooter: For travel insurance claim, why did Travelocity pass the buck to Delta?

Q: I was supposed to fly from Sacra­mento, Calif., to Seattle recently with my sister and mother for a family wedding. Before our trip,…
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November 10

These Caribbean resorts are open for business after hurricanes

An island-by-island breakdown of what's open after Hurricanes Irma and Maria.
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November 4

From fish boils to fall colors, Wisconsin's Door County shines in autumn

The postcard-perfect forested scenery of the Wisconsin peninsula takes center stage.