Heritage Travel

  • Destination: Stockholm

    Once the promised land, this Lake Pepin village now is a favorite day trip.

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  • Celebrating roots

    No matter where you're from, there's a festival for you in the Upper Midwest.

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  • Swedes in the Upper Midwest

    From the old country, they brought a love of celebration and summer.

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  • Valleys of Vernon County

    In the nooks of coulee country south of La Crosse, people of all kinds found a niche.

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  • Polish for a day

    At Milwaukee's lakefront festivals, visitors get a big helping of another culture.

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  • Finding Embarrass

    The cold spot of northern Minnesota also is the stronghold of the Finns.

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  • Cornish in Mineral Point

    A fall festival honors the miners who left their mark on Mineral Point.

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  • Germans in the Upper Midwest

    In the Upper Midwest, many of our most beloved traditions came over with emigrants from Germany.

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  • Norwegians among us

    Long after the first immigrants arrived, descendants' love of the culture stays strong.

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  • Heritage travel: Switzerland

    In Wisconsin's Green County, townspeople hang on to tradition.

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