MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – After Minnesota became one of the first states in the Midwest to legalize same-sex marriage, it became a new travel ‘hot-spot.’
According to the New York Times, Minneapolis is now on the list of “up and coming LGBT” places to visit, especially with the Pride celebration coming up.READ MORE: Murder Charge Filed In Shooting Outside Elks Club
New York Times completed the survey after talking with gay and lesbian travel experts.READ MORE: COVID In Minnesota: ICU Hospitalizations Now At 64; Positivity Rate Up To 3.1%
It estimates the annual economic impact of LGBT travelers to be about $70 billion a year in the United States.MORE NEWS: Burnsville Police Report Missing Man Has Been Found, Reunited With Family
Other cities on the hot spot list include Eureka Springs, Arkansas, the Big Island on Hawaii, and Pittsburgh.