5 Marine Museums in Minnesota Worth a Detour

“Minnesota has more shore line than California”! Christopher Finke hunted down the data verifying the claim used by Explore Minnesota Tourism in a 2011 Ad Campaign. His research shows that yes, Minnesota does have more shoreline than California. So, it is not surprising to find Maritime Museums all around the State. These little gems retrace…

Where are the Mississippi’s Headwaters?

I am sure it is a question you ask yourself everyday! Most of you will know this answer. I did not until I came to the US. The mighty Mississippi takes its journey down to New Orleans in Itasca Park in Minnesota. It is hard to understand why the park is a State Park instead…