The ultimate shopping hangout in America is the Mall of America which is situated in Bloomington in Minnesota. It is the countrys biggest entertainment center. It has loads of attractions. The number of stores in this mall is around 520. The mall also has a huge number of restaurants, night clubs and AMC theaters. Some special events are also organized here. However you cannot see everything in the mall in one day and hence you need some time.
Americas largest theme park is Camp Snoopy. The park offers lots of fun rides like their latest roller coaster and spiraling Timberland Twister. The park occupies 7 acres of land and it has 30 amazing and fun filled rides. There are 9 amazing places to eat. The place has loads of entertainment and you can also shop here. The kids surely love this theme park.
Enjoy 4 stories of LEGO fun at the Lego Imagination Center. You can just watch it, play it or buy it. You can see the worlds largest animated interactive LEGO clock tower and there are about ninety LEGO models on display. These include astronauts, dinosaurs and many more. It is a must see place.
Visit the Underwater Adventures if you love adventure. Here one has to go down 14 feet (under water) and then you have stingrays, sharks and sea turtles so close to you. It is an experience on its own. This huge aquarium contains 1.2 million gallons of water. It has a long tunnel which is around 300 foot in length. There is also a moving walkway. You will actually feel that you can touch these marine animals. This is the closest you can be to them. The Discovery travel channel voted this as Worlds Best Shark Encounter and so you have to see it to believe it. There are about 4,500 marine animals here.
You can have a lot of fun at Jillians. There are 16 big TV screens at this Video Cafe for sports viewing. There is also a cool menu with delicious entrees, appetizers and not to forget desserts. There are a number of billiard tables. There is also a game room which has all the latest simulation and electronic games. Hi-Life Lanes is an excellent bowling alley and it also has great places to dine and several other things.
If you like speed and adventure, try NASCAR. This electrifying indoor car racing competition runs at 195 mile per hour. You can start with this high tech game right away. Just sit into the cockpit and get off. This stock car racing is actually very close to the real car racing.
Americas liveliness is all thanks to the nightclubs especially Americas Original Sports Bar, Flashbaxx, Players and Ltl Dittys. These places have everything from karaoke, pool, live bands to dueling pianos, dancing and many other things. You can know about fighter pilots from ACES Flight Simulation. You can actually fly the F-18 Hornet jet fighter here. You can also fly the old WWII P-51 Mustang. You will actually feel as if you are flying an aircraft. This is an experience which you should not miss.
Minnesota has many things to offer. Travel to the Twin Cities; know for intriguing theater, art museums, sculpture garde and fine orchestras. Pacific Place has all the dining, shopping and entertainment centers. You can shop at some of the best stores here like Tiffany & Co, Coach, MaxMara, J. Crew, Ann Taylor, Chicos, Helly Hanson, Pottery Barn, L Occitane, Noble and Williams-Sonoma and Barnes. There is also the AMC Theatre complex which has 11 screens. Nordstrom store is the right place for food, film and fashion. Fir visiting this place, you have to cross the Skybridge Connection. However the best shopping is what is done by sitting at home, through eBay. You can find everything you want for your home from here.