Visit Mackinac Island in the Winter

Did you know you can visit Mackinac Island in the winter too? It is everything you love about Mackinac Island, plus so much more. Imagine downtown without the crowds, no bicycles, just peaceful and quiet.

Affordable Accommodations on Mackinac Island

Stay the night on Mackinac Island, even on a budget. Affordable Accommodations.

5 Bucket List Places ONLY 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.

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

A wedding on Mackinac Island is every fairytale dream come true! Imagine getting married at Grand Hotel, that's like comparable to having your wedding at Disneyland - in my opinion. Make your wedding day spectacle in the most memorable way on Mackinac Island. Sunset Rock Sunset Rock is also known as Lookout Point, hidden off … 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. Mackinac Lovers - Read more here!! Mackinac Island on a Budget – 22 Ways to Save How to Plan a Mackinac Island Day Trip on a Budget Mackinac Island’s Best Kept Secrets

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

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