Not everyone is cut out for Uptown’s restaurant scene. With challenges that restaurateurs can’t change, many flourish while some have to close their doors for good. Continue reading How Restaurants Survive Uptown: Consistency, Fair Prices, Fitting Concepts
Click to enlarge the images: The People’s Climate Solidarity March downtown Minneapolis was a peaceful one, with hundreds of people showing support for the environment, climate research and more. People gathered outside the Federal Courthouse for a rally on Saturday, during which various activists spoke about the importance of climate change and its effects on … Continue reading Gallery: People’s Climate Solidarity March in Minneapolis, Minn.
I finally visited the “At Home with Monsters” exhibit by Guillermo del Toro at the Minneapolis Institute of Art. Continue reading Guillermo del Toro’s ‘At Home with Monsters’: Extraordinary
When was the last time you heard a fairy tale? My parents used to tell me and my siblings stories. Some were about ghosts or trolls. Others were about dragons, knights and wizards. I was always so wrapped up in them as a kid. It was disappointing to know they had an ending. I wanted them … Continue reading Where European Fairy Tales Were Born
Portugal has a lot to offer: UNESCO World Heritage sites, interactive museums and old-world buildings. It’s a beautiful country with a lot to choose from. Here are some places to get your Portugal itinerary started. Continue reading Walking Lisbon: What you should see right away
*Editor’s note: This article has been updated with more details about visiting the Quaking Bog during the winter months. Uptown has seemingly endless opportunities for entertainment. Much of that comes from the many restaurants and retailers on this side of town, but there are also many great places to hike, run and cycle nearby — even … Continue reading 4 of the Best Places to Hike Near Uptown
No matter how many times you visit Rome, you’ll never see it all. But that’s okay. There’s simply too much Rome to see in a lifetime. When my girlfriend Ashley and I traveled there… Continue reading 5 of Rome’s Top Attractions [Guide]