5 Bucket List Places ONLY Found in Michigan

Michigan is known as the Great Lakes State for the five large interconnecting fresh water lakes. Bordering with Canada, Michigan boasts 3,288 miles of coastline. The adventures and natural wonders are innumerable in this northern mid-west state of Michigan in the United States.

Advertisements

Get Married on Mackinac Island – 10 Fairy-Tale Wedding Locations

Sunset Rock Sunset Rock is also known as Lookout Point, hidden off a bike trail just to the left of The Inn at Stonecliffe. Many marriage proposals have taken place here. It's off the beaten path and very secluded for a private Sunset Wedding. For information or booking, contact: 906-847-3328 St. Anne's Catholic Church St. … Continue reading Get Married on Mackinac Island – 10 Fairy-Tale Wedding Locations

Guide to Visiting New Orleans with Kids

Let me start by saying, I am in love with New Orleans! So, of course I wanted to take my son to experience the spirit of this soulful city. Now, I know this might come as a surprise to some, but there is equally as much for children to do, as there is adult fun, … Continue reading Guide to Visiting New Orleans with Kids

Grand Hotel Like You’ve Never Seen Before (or maybe you have)

Experience the tradition of Grand Hotel, located on northern Michigan’s Mackinac Island.                                                                                       … Continue reading Grand Hotel Like You’ve Never Seen Before (or maybe you have)

First Time Flying with an Infant – 6 Tips to Keep You Sane

Flying with a baby doesn’t have to be a nightmare! With some planning and patience, it can become a special part of the journey.

Mackinac Island on a Budget – 22 Ways to Save

1. Weekdays - Hotel rates during the week, Monday-Thursday are usually much lower than weekend rates. If you're looking to save a little, stay during the week if possible. 2. Groupon Deals - If you're not familiar with Groupon - it is a deal-of-the-day online service. New promotions and discounts are posted each day, for … Continue reading Mackinac Island on a Budget – 22 Ways to Save

Morning ferry on Mackinac Island

How to Plan a Mackinac Island Day Trip on a Budget

Mackinac Island is as incredible as everyone says, but it can be pricey to visit. Between food, accommodation and transportation, the costs can add up quickly.  It doesn't have to break your bank to visit Mackinac Island. Here are some tips to stay within a budget and see this amazing island! Stay Off Island Unless … Continue reading How to Plan a Mackinac Island Day Trip on a Budget

15 Photos to Inspire Your First Trip to Switzerland

Northern Switzerland's best kept secret is a charming medieval city nestled along the Upper Rhine River, home to the Munot Fortress and several baroque style buildings. The city of Schaffhausen is just as much captivating, as it is beautiful. Sunsets here are rather amazing! If you ever get the chance, you should go. Until then, … Continue reading 15 Photos to Inspire Your First Trip to Switzerland

Mackinac Island’s Best Kept Secrets

While most people are going straight to the major highlights of the island, like Arch Rock and Grand Hotel; there's an entire other side of the island to explore. Arch Rock, Mackinac Island Salle Manger - Grand Hotel Main Dining Room As soon as you arrive to Mackinac Island, a map will be your best … Continue reading Mackinac Island’s Best Kept Secrets

Top 10 US Cities to Visit with Kids

I grew up in a big family, so we've been traveling with kids for years! Here are my 10 favorite cities to visit, so far! Any cities you would add to the list? I'm always looking for new destinations!