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Minnesota - A Fantastic Summer Getaway!
Offering a diverse range of vacations
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Minnesota is a fantastic destination for summer travel, offering a diverse range of experiences for all types of travelers. Check out the North Shore Scenic Drive, Explore the rugged beauty of Lake Superior's North Shore. Drive along Highway 61 and marvel at the majestic cliffs, rocky shores, and pristine beaches.

For a urban vacation, it's Minneapolis and Saint Paul. Discover the vibrant cultural scenes of Minnesota's Twin Cities. Visit world-class museums like the Minneapolis Institute of Art and the Science Museum of Minnesota. Explore the trendy neighborhoods, dine at top-notch restaurants, and catch a show at the renowned theaters.

It's Lake Country! Minnesota is known as the "Land of 10,000 Lakes," and summer is the perfect time to explore its waterways. Rent a cabin on one of the many lakeshores, go fishing or boating, and relax on sandy beaches. Popular lake destinations include Lake Mille Lacs, Gull Lake, and Leech Lake.

Another great getaway is in Hackensack, MN. The area offers a delightful summer travel destination, especially for those who love outdoor adventures and serene landscapes. For  accomadations we suggest Hyde-A-Way Bay Resort for great Minnesota memories of family and friends with fun and fishing. Blue skies, clear water, and a vast variety of trees and wildlife make Hyde-A-Way Bay Resort the place to relax, enjoy and soak it all in. Their resort has 16 housekeeping cabins and 14 seasonal RV sites which will accommodate small families to large family reunions. Spacious new log lodge has something for everyone – food, games, gift shop, laundry, ample seating and Minnesota fishing at its best with your own boat or one of ours, basic to luxury or our pontoon.

If your looking for a more private and romantic getaway the check out The James A. Thompson House in Lanesboro, Minnesota. It's a charming bed and breakfast located in the heart of one of Minnesota's most picturesque small towns. Here's what you can expect from a visit to this historic inn -  Historic Elegance in a beautifully restored Victorian mansion dating back to the late 19th century. Its architectural elegance and period furnishings provide a glimpse into the area's rich history. Guests can choose from a variety of well-appointed guest rooms, each with its own unique character and amenities. Whether you prefer a cozy fireplace, a private balcony, or a luxurious whirlpool tub, the inn offers a range of options to suit your preferences. Warm Hospitality: The innkeepers at the James A. Thompson House pride themselves on providing warm and personalized hospitality to their guests. From homemade breakfasts featuring local ingredients to insider tips on exploring the area, they go above and beyond to ensure a memorable stay.

So, whether you're seeking outdoor adventure, cultural enrichment, or relaxation in a Bed & Breakfast in nature, Minnesota has something for everyone to enjoy during the summer months.