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August 24, 2013

5 Small Midwestern Towns to Visit Now

Native Midwesterners joke about "the six weeks of summer," but there are endless reasons to hit the Heartland well into the fall. These charming, quaint towns exude Americana. Expect adorable antique shops, cute cafes, beautiful bakeries, and amazing art galleries. Here are five of the best. Go now»

Is This Ohio's Coolest Town?
With a burgeoning food scene and plenty of young folk driving its modern renaissance, Sandusky, Ohio, is gaining ground on established hip outposts like Brooklyn and Portland.
5 Reasons to Go to Minneapolis Now
The best city in the US for parks and the second best for bikes, Minneapolis has that whole quality of life thing down. Visit the awesome Sculpture Garden and dine like a (Nordic) king.
Where to Eat and Drink in St. Louis
Foodies have plenty of destinations to choose from around the world, but one they may have overlooked? St. Louis. The food and drink scene in the Gateway City is well worth the trip.
The Digest
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