Commonly known as the Twin Cities, Minneapolis and St. Paul form a sprawling metropolis on either side of the Mississippi River. Both cities are hubs for the Mississippi riverboat traffic that call from as far away as the river's mouth at New Orleans.
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP)
20 - 30 minutes
Standard Time GMT -6; Daylight Saving Time GMT -5 (U.S. Central Time)
Minneapolis has a continental climate. Winters can be cold and dry, while summers are comfortably warm.
Lake Calhoun, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, First Avenue, Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, Falls of St. Anthony, Minnehaha Park and Falls, Basilica of St. Mary, American Swedish Institute