Minneapolis is situated in the southeast central part of Minnesota on the Mississipi river and is the largest city in the state with a population of more than three hundred and seventy three thousand residents. The two largest cities namely Minneapolis and St. Paul which is also the capital city of Minnesota are both regarded as the "Twin Cities." The name Minneapolis comes from the Dakota word for water, "Minne" and the Greek word for city, "Polis." Minneapolis was sanctioned as a city in 1867. Minneapolis economy is driven by the following industries; Health Services, Graphic Arts, Milling, Food Processing and Computers. Minneapolis had fifteen fortune five hundred firms based in the city. Here are just a few of those companies; Cal Energy, American Express Financial Advisors, Target Corporation, USBancorp, RBC Dain Rauscher, Fair Isaac Corporation and Northwest Airlines. If planning a holiday in Minneapolis here are a few accommodating hotels to make your stay a memorable one; Le Meridien Minneapolis, The Marquette Hotel, Holiday Inn Metrodome, Minneapolis Hilton, Radisson Hotel Metrodome, Hilton Minneapolis North and Sheraton Minneapolis West. Here are a few places where you can get a bite to eat in Minneapolis; Ruth's Chris, Northern Shores Grille, The Melting Pot, Cosmo's at Le Meridien Minneapolis, Capital Grille, FireLake Grill House, Morton's, The Steakhouse and Tratoria da Vinci. Some of the famous attractions Minneapolis has to offer are; Walker Center, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, Minnehaha Park and the Chain of Lakes. Minnesota is home to three of the major professional sports franchises; Minnesota Twins (Major League Baseball), Minnesota Timberwolves (National Basketball Associations), Minnesota Vikings (national football League) and Minnesota Lynx (Women National Basketball Association).
The hotel industry in Minnesota is thriving and it's never been a better time to travel to the state of Minnesota. We provide you a number of hotels to choose from to make your stay in the city a memorable one.
rriott Renaissance Center
Radisson Plaza Hotel Minneapolis
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis
Residence Inn Minneapolis Downtown
Courtyard Minneapolis Downtown at The Depot.
Residence Inn by Marriott
Shorecrest Motor Inn.