Day Trips from the Twin Cities: Getaway Ideas for the Local Traveler

Day Trips from the Twin Cities: Getaway Ideas for the Local Traveler

by Lisa Meyers McClintick
     
 

No planning required!Need a day away to relax, refresh, renew? Just get in your car and go! This first edition of Day Trips from the Twin Cities is your guide to hundreds of exciting things to do, see, and discover in your own backyard. With full trip-planning information and tips on where to eat, shop, and stop along the way, you can make the most of your time off

Overview

No planning required!Need a day away to relax, refresh, renew? Just get in your car and go! This first edition of Day Trips from the Twin Cities is your guide to hundreds of exciting things to do, see, and discover in your own backyard. With full trip-planning information and tips on where to eat, shop, and stop along the way, you can make the most of your time off and rediscover the simple pleasures of a day trip. Explore places you never knew existed, many free of charge, and most within a two-hour drive of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota. Head north any time of the year to Brainerd, where its bounty of lakes offers waterskiing and wakeboarding in the summer, and snowmobiling and ice fishing in the winter.Follow Wisconsin's Great River Road and soak up the beautiful scenery and historic villages tucked along the landscape.Get a taste of Germany in New Ulm, a city that wears its heritage proudly through its ornate buildings, historic brewery, and fun festivals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780762779383
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
08/07/2012
Series:
Day Trips Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
232
Sales rank:
755,184
Product dimensions:
13.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Lisa Meyers McClintick is an award-winning travel writer and photographer who is passionate about her home state of Minnesota and the Upper Midwest. She contributes frequently to Midwest Living, AAA Living, and the Minneapolis Star Tribune and blogs at www.10000Likes.com.

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