Monthly Archives: October 2012

Twin Cities Facts

I came across this video about the greater Minneapolis area with beautiful photography and lots of Twin Cities facts.  For anyone moving here it will be enlightening and if you already are here, some facts will be a surprise to … Continue reading

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Historic Towns to Visit

Are you looking for a place to visit that has some history here in Minnesota?  Here are four towns that have something that you may find interesting. Alexandria: Alexandria is home to the Runestone Museum.  This museum has displays of … Continue reading

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Royal Visit

Minnesota has a strong Scandinavian heritage, and the Swedes are a big part of that. Minneapolis has the American Swedish Institute which was started when Swan Turnblad, head of a  Swedish immigrant family built a castle like mansion with a … Continue reading

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