MEET THE STORYTELLER
Frank Bures

Frank Bures is an award-winning writer and essayist. He is the editor of Under Purple Skies: The Minneapolis Anthology, which collects some of the best writing about Minneapolis. He is also the author of The Geography of Madness, which Newsweek called one of the best travel books of the decade. Apart from giving tours of his home town, Bures has also tracked down genital thieves in Nigeria, gone on Sasquatch expeditions in the north woods and competed in the World Rock Skipping Championships on the Great Lakes. He lives in Minneapolis with his wife and two daughters.

Follow the river to hear about its historic races, records, and catastrophes

Walking Tour

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45 mins
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1.4mi
Ascolti le storie dell'autore in una passeggiata nel passato a Bologna

Walking Tour

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60 mins
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1.5mi
Marvel at Madtown, the 77-square-mile city with quirky stories on every corner

Walking Tour

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60 mins
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1.4mi
Hear stories from an author's year in Bologna on a wander through its past

Walking Tour

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60 mins
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1.5mi
(34)
$7.99
Take a plunge into the past with the waterfall at the heart of Minneapolis

Walking Tour

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60 mins
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1.0mi
(31)
$7.99
Strut through downtown Minneapolis and see where His Royal Badness rose to fame

Walking Tour

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75 mins
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1.5mi
(43)
$7.99
Stroll along the banks of the Mississippi to hear some Minnesota tales

Walking Tour

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60 mins
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2.1mi
(103)
$7.99