Hipmunk Hotels: Midwestern Breadbasket in Grand Forks, Rosemon, Indianapolis and so much more.

The midwestern region of the United States incorporates part of the Great Lakes as well as the much of the Great Plains.  The region is focused on agriculture with a few large cities sprinkled though the area.  The modern cities are a stark contrast the plains of the region.

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Spring Break on a Deserted Island ~ Dry Tortugas National Park


The small dot is getting closer.  I stand on the bow of the Yankee Freedom III and enjoy the wind on my face.  We have been on this boat for almost two hours and I am ready to get on the island and start my spring break adventure.  I am about to spent 3 days of my vacation on a deserted island in the Gulf of Mexico.  The island lacks electricity, cell service, and any sort of hotel, but I have been looking forward this adventure for weeks plus I am getting to go camping in Dry Tortugas National Park.

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The Insider’s Guide to Conquering Comic Con

The post below was originally published on Hipmunk’s Tailwind Blog on April 13, 2016.

Another year, another multitude of Comic Cons to attend. Whether you’re hitting up the mother of all Cons in San Diego, cosplaying in NYC, or attending a smaller Comic Con in Grand Rapids or Amarillo, the following strategies will help ensure that you have a truly delightful time.

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