Travel

Travel to Iceland  

Iceland is a red-hot destination for tourists. Linda Snyder from AAA Minneapolis stopped by with three ways to explore the country. 

Traveling to Russia and Cuba  

In the last few years, Americans traveling to Russia and Cuba have dramatically increased. Doug Moorhouse from Carrousel Travel stopped by with things to keep in mind if you travel to either destination.

Elizabeth’s AAA Minneapolis Girls Trip to Nashville: Shopping at Lemon Laine  

Twin Cities Live and AAA Minneapolis took a fantastic long weekend trip to Nashville and Elizabeth is making sure the rest of us don’t miss out on the fun! Forty TCL fans were part of the group and Elizabeth was able to help plan a special, exclusive event for them. It was a private shopping experience at wellness and beauty shop Lemon Laine.  The shop is in growing East Nashville and happens to be owned by Elizabeth’s sister’s best friend. Elizabeth was so excited to reunite with Laura Lemon and share her fabulous shop with the Minnesota ladies.

Elizabeth’s AAA Minneapolis Girls Trip to Nashville: Wine and Food in Music City!  

Twin Cities Live and AAA Minneapolis took a fantastic long weekend trip to Nashville and Elizabeth is making sure the rest of us don’t miss out on the fun! A big part of the fun is getting to experience the food and drinks in Music City. The ladies make their first stop at Jack’s BBQ for delicious smoked meats and Southern sides. 

Girls Getaways with AAA Minneapolis

If you are looking to get out of town with your friends, Renata Faeth from AAA Minneapolis shares three great destinations, ranging from 2 to 10 nights.

Elizabeth’s AAA Minneapolis Girls Trip to Nashville: Music in Music City!  

Twin Cities Live and AAA Minneapolis took a fantastic long weekend trip to Nashville and Elizabeth is making sure the rest of us don’t miss out on the fun! First up – getting to know the music of Music City. Elizabeth and the group spend time at RCA Studio B, the Country Music Hall of Fame and the Grand Ole Opry. And the best part is, all of the details were handled by AAA Minneapolis.

Last-Minute Getaway Deals  

Hopper's Travel Expert, Liana Corwin, shared some last minute domestic and international getaways from the Minneapolis-St.Paul airport.    

Travel Hacks   Back To Top

Twin Cities Live's Mike Marcotte shares travel hacks, including how you can get free airline tickets by sitting in the backseat of a car.

Weekend Getaways with AAA Minneapolis   Back To Top

Twin Cities Live and AAA Minneapolis are embarcking on a fantastic long weekend in Nashville! Travel agent Renata Faeth from AAA Minneapolis stopped by to share other fantastic destinations, along with tips if you plan a trip.

Bags, Bags, Bags   Back To Top

Linda Snyder from the AAA Minneapolis Travel Store in Saint Louis Park stopped by with bags of all sizes, including one perfect to use if you're headed out to the Minnesota State Fair.

TCL's Alaskan Adventure: Cutting Room Floor   Back To Top

Twin Cities Live and Carrousel Travel teamed up to take 130 Twin Cities Live viewers on an Alaskan Adventure, spending a week aboard the Celebrity Solstice and stopping Ketchikan, Juneau and Skagway, Alaska, along with Victoria, British Columbia. With so much fun, there was a lot of footage to choose from for our stories. See what hit the cutting room floor.

Alaskan Cruise   Back To Top

One hundred and thirty Twin Cities Live viewers joined Steve aboard the Celebrity Solstice for an Alaskan adventure.  Planning for that many people is never easy – which is why the planning was put in the hands of Richfield-based Carrousel Travel!  Doug Moorhouse from Carrousel Travel explains how his team makes vacations run smoothly.   
 

TCL's Alaskan Adventure: White Pass & Yukon Route Railway   Back To Top

In July 2018, Steve traveled with 130 Twin Cities Live viewers to Alaska on a cruise aboard the Celebrity Solstice. While in Skagway, Alaska, many hopped aboard the White Pass & Yukon Route Railway, a trip starting at sea level and winding through mountains, ending at 3,000 feet above sea level in Canada. 

TCL's Alaskan Adventure: Glaciers and Whale Watching   Back To Top

In July 2018, Twin Cities Live and Carrousel Travel teamed up to plan a seven-night cruise to Alaska with 130 Twin Cities Live viewers. Watch an excursion many viewers took with Steve, visiting the Mendenhall Glacier outside of Juneau, Alaska and going on a whale watching excursion.

Steve on the Cruise   Back To Top

Steve checks in again during his time on the Alaskan Cruise by Carrousel Travel

Alaskan Cruise Update   Back To Top

Steve and some TCL'ers are enjoying an Alaskan Cruise.  We get an update from Steve on all the activities. 

Steve in Seattle   Back To Top

Steve and some loyal TCL fans are starting out their Alaskan cruise with the first stop being Seattle!

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Disneyland or Disney World?   Back To Top

There’s no question that the world of Disney appeals to both kids and kids young at heart.  Disneyland in southern California and Disney World in Florida see a combined total of over 70 million guests every year. But there are differences at both locations so Renata Faeth from AAA Minneapolis is here to help you decide which resort is best for your family.

Travel the South Pacific   Back To Top

Doug Moorhouse with Carrousel Travel stopped by with can't miss excursions those looking to book a trip to the South Pacific! 

Taylors Falls Canoe and Kayak Rentals   Back To Top

Emily Engberg gets asked a lot about her favorite experiences or adventures on Twin Cities Live. Among her top moments? A canoe trip down river at Minnesota Interstate State Park near Taylors Falls. Don’t have a canoe or kayak? No problem. You can rent them Taylors Falls Canoe and Kayak and that’s exactly what Emily did.

Camping 101   Back To Top

Camping is a lot of fun, but forgetting some key items can be a big bummer. So we enlisted camping lover Amy Frischmon to help with some pointers.

Coates RV   Back To Top

Coates RV has been a family business since 1938. Today’s owner is a fourth generation family owner. Coates RV has been named one of the top 50 best in the RV business multiple times. They love what they do and they love helping all sorts of people find the RV of their dreams.

Travel Insurance with AAA Minneapolis   Back To Top

Vacations are the best, but things can quickly change when someone becomes sick, gets hurt or any other type of problem pops up. That’s why the folks at AAA Minneapolis recommend getting insurance. It doesn’t matter how big or small the trip. It can help in a big way.

Gifts for the Mom Who Loves to Travel   Back To Top

Go beyond flowers as a gift this Mother's Day and give your mom the gift of travel! Linda Snyder from the AAA Travel Store in Saint Louis Park stopped by with travel accessories Mom will love. 

Don't Overpay for Airfare   Back To Top

Don't pay too much when booking your next flight out of town. Jared Kamrowski is the Thrifty Traveler and stopped by with a guide on how to score the best deals on airfare.

Advice for Planning a Hawaiian Vacation   Back To Top

It seems winter is never-ending in Minnesota. One spot where you don't have to deal with snow emergencies is the Aloha State, Hawaii. Renata Faeth from AAA Minneapolis stopped by with advice on island hopping and shared deals for some of her favorite resorts.

Plan a Vacation of a Lifetime Back To Top

Doug Moorhouse from Twin Cities-based Carrousel Travel stopped by with details on three vacations to exotic destinations.  

Spring Break Travel Gear and Gadgets at MSP   Back To Top

Spring break is a busy time for families getting away. Whether it’s by plane or by car, gadgets and gear can make it easier and more convenient. Linda Synder from AAA Minneapolis has a list of five things to do just that.

Girls Getaways   Back To Top

Renata Faeth with AAA Minneapolis unveiled details on a Twin Cities Live trip to Nashville with Elizabeth this October along with other trips perfect with a group of girlfriends! 

TCL Trend Wedding: The Honeymoon   Back To Top

In just a few days, Matt and Kay, the winners of the TCL Trend Wedding presented by The Wedding Guys, will say, “I Do” live on our show.  You’ve been helping with the planning every step of the way.