Minneapolis named one of the 15 Coolest North American Cities

Public art, a lively music and arts scene, and stunning architecture are some of the reasons that MSN Travel is urging tourists to consider Minneapolis for an urban getaway in 2009. Minneapolis was named as one of MSN Travel’s 15 Coolest North American Cities – Where to go for an urban getaway in 2009.

MSN Travel recommends tourists explore the urban renaissance going on across North America. More than 226 million people live in metropolitan areas, greater numbers than any other time in history. World-class museums, lush parks and gardens, vibrant nightlife and breathtaking architecture are some of the main draws of the cities recommended.

Along with Minneapolis, Washington, D.C., New Orleans, Chicago, Santa Fe, N.M., Denver, Savannah, Ga., New York City, Vancouver, B.C., Philadelphia, Boston, Las Vegas, Nashville, Tenn., Austin and Portland, Ore. round of MSN Travel’s 15 coolest North American Cities.

View a slideshow of the 15 Coolest North American Cities at http://travel.msn.com//Guides/MSNTravelSlideShow.aspx?cp-documentid=843006.

Jan. 28, 2009

Published Jan 28, 2009