Vacation

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Next ‘Prairie Home’ Sea Cruise Set For Aug. 2013

‘s a long way from Lake Wobegon. Humorist and author Garrison Keillor will host “A Prairie Home Companion” sea cruise from Barcelona, Spain, to Venice, Italy, in August 2013.

12/13/2012

Vacation

WCCO Talent Vacations And Trips

Click here for links to the current trips that are sponsored by either WCCO-TV or WCCO-Radio.

08/01/2012

Recreational vehicles, camping, trailers

RV, Vacation And Camping Show Begins In Minneapolis

If you need a break from winter, head over to the Minneapolis Convention Center and think spring.

02/09/2012

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Exotic Animals, Tame RVs At Sportsmen’s Show

You can put the freshly cold weather out of your mind by checking out the latest and greatest in outdoor sports gear.

01/13/2012

Vacation Dock

The Good Life For Less: ‘Dead Week’ Deals

The week after Thanksgiving is lovingly known as “dead week” amongst travel experts. This is because many people — getting off a long weekend of travel — decide to mostly stay at home, which is good news to anyone looking to save money on a vacation.

11/28/2011

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Twins Blog: Postseason Plans For Twins Players

Twitter was buzzing with the postseason plans of some of our favorite Twins players Tuesday.

10/04/2011

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Family Fun Guide to Red Wing

Nestled amidst bluffs on a sharp bend in the Mississippi River, Red Wing is a scenic and charming destination for a day or weekend visit. This historic river town is world-renowned for its pottery, shoes, and delightful accommodations.

07/29/2011

Vacation

What Would Make You Happier?

Vacations or Smart phones….what would you rather have? Vote on Michele’s Poll!

07/22/2011

Vacation

The Good Life For Less: 5 Tips To Save On Travel (Tip 5)

Good things come to those who wait, but in when it comes to travel deals, we’re used to the fact that you have to act quickly to snatch them up. That’s not true anymore, according to Mary Song, founder of discount travel site Yuupon.com.

07/15/2011

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Ripple Effect Of Shutdown Being Felt At Minnesota Resorts

While lawmakers continue to battle the budget at the Capitol, the shutdown is taking its toll away from St. Paul. In the resort town of Waterville, its appeal is written into its very name.

07/07/2011

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Family Fun Guide To Brainerd

The Brainerd Lakes Area is rich in history and up-north natural beauty, making it a popular vacation destination for both play and relaxation.

06/24/2011

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Strangers Save Wis. Boy, 6, After Near Drowning

For a few minutes, a young boy from Hudson, Wis. appeared to be dead after getting pulled under a waterfall in southern Utah. But thanks to the quick action of his sister, parents and strangers, 6-year-old Cody Grundstrom is alive and telling his story.

06/23/2011

minneapolis, skyline, generic, twin cities

Mpls. Ranked 4th Best Place For A Summer Trip

You won’t have to go far to go to one of the nation’s top summer getaways. National Geographic Magazine ranked Minneapolis as one of its best summer trips of 2011.

04/26/2011

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Renting A Small European Country? You Can For 70K.

Who needs to rent a palace when you can rent the country of Liechtenstein.

04/26/2011

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Minnesota State Parks Offer Winter Getaways

Minnesota state parks are offering lots of chances for winter getaways.

01/28/2011

Vacation Dock

The Good Life For Less: Finding The Best Travel Deals (Part I)

January in Minnesota may mean you are feeling the stinging bite of winter winds, lack of sun and the need to just seen green again. And if the season continues this way, February and March will bring even more of a desire to soak up some rays of sun. So where do you go to spot some of the best travel deals?

01/19/2011

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Warm Weather Destinations

In our never-ending quest to sustain ourselves through Winter by thinking warm thoughts, we give you this link to TripAdvisor’s “Best Warm Weather Destinations”.

12/29/2010

Rental Cars

The Good Life For Less: Driving With Good ‘Cents’ (Part 1)

Decisions, decisions — that’s what planning a trip is full of! A rental car may be one of those decisions (and expenses) that you can’t avoid.

09/15/2009

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