Lonely Planet listed Minneapolis/St. Paul in the eighth spot on the list of Top 10 U.S. Travel Destinations for 2013. The travel publisher mentioned the extensive network of bike lanes Minneapolis totes, as well as many dining spots around the area, such as Bryant-Lake Bowl, for reasons as to why it made the third annual top destinations list.
"We wanted to dig deeper and shine a light on 10 places in the U.S. that travelers should add to their wish lists for the coming year," says Robert Reid, Lonely Planet’s U.S. travel editor.
Other cities on the list include Louisville, Ky.; Fairbanks, Ark.; and San Juan Islands, Wash.