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Aaron Whitney

North Loop


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father & family man. foodie & wine enthusiast. nature-lover & avid cyclist. paying the bills as a tech consultant.

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QNew York City: Boutique hotel in Midtown for under $350/night?

Just booked a long weekend to New York later this month. Looking for a cool boutique place to stay in Midtown that won't completely break the bank...need to keep some $$ for great restaurants. :) Suggestions? See More

QNew Orleans: Restaurants for first-time visitors in or near the French Quarter

I've got friends hopping on a plane today to visit New Orleans for the first time. I'm usually their source for restaurant recommendations...but sadly, I've never been, so I'm no help!  They're certainly willing to try most anything, and would be more... See More

AMinneapolis: Places to eat/drink for a nice but casual night out in Minne.

The area around the intersection of Hennepin Avenue & Lake Street in Uptown​ is a lot of fun, lots of energy at night, crowd typically trends in the 20s, and it can be more bar-focused than restaurant. That said, one place that gets a lot of good... See More

QNew York City: Favorite "this is where the locals go" restaurants.

Traveling to New York in October with another couple. Spending a long weekend, and would like to find some of the best restaurants locals currently enjoy.  Could be new, could be classics. Looking for any price range.   See More

AMinneapolis: Family of 10 @ Christmastime in Minneapolis

Here's a thought...stay at the Radisson Hotel Bloomington By Mall of America​, which offers packages that include the Water Park of America​.  That way they can get in a lot of swimming while it's way too cold outside.  From... See More

AMinneapolis: Hikes in/near Minneapolis?

A really easy one to consider within the metro area is Minnehaha Falls​.  If you wanted to take a drive, you might consider Interstate State Park​ to check out Taylors Falls​ or Afton State Park​.... See More

AMinneapolis: What are the best lakes in and/or around Minneapolis?

So this REALLY depends on exactly what you mean by "active."  Lord Fletcher's Old Lake Lodge​ is definitely fun for cocktails, if you want to be boating on Lake Minnetonka​.  If, on the other hand, you want to go for... See More

AMinneapolis: Best places to picnic in Minneapolis?

I would suggest three different locations, all of which are reasonably accessible via bike paths (it just depends on how far you like to ride).  The closest to Uptown​ would be Lake Harriet Band Shell​.  If you would prefer to ride... See More

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