Jack-O-Lantern Pumpkin Display in Shepherd, Michigan

The annual pumpkin carving event is scheduled for October 24, 2021, the Sunday before Halloween. Home owner and Halloween display mastermind, Kevin Roth, invites the public to participate by helping carve and prepare the pumpkins for the spotlight.

What’s New in Montego Bay, Jamaica [2021]

This past year 2021, has brought many recent changes to Jamaica travel and tourism. Check out 3 new updates and improvements to Montego Bay's adventures! Chukka Eco-Adventure Outpost  Located at Good Hope, Falmouth, Jamaica. Chukka Eco-Adventure Outpost is where adventurous activity meets caring for the environment, from waterfall pools to water slides, all mixed with … Continue reading What’s New in Montego Bay, Jamaica [2021]

Visit Chukka Ocean Outpost in Sandy Bay, Jamaica [2021]

Chukka Ocean Outpost is an all natural open-air paradise park with a little something for everyone! Located in Sandy Bay, Jamaica with the best ocean swings and bean bag chairs on the beach, with the vibes of Southeast Asia Beach!

Mid Michigan Summer Fun #MIAwesomeList

pots in Mid Michigan! This summer I have referred to this amazing #MIAwesomeList2021 to find some new hidden gems to explore in our area! Including Uncle Johns Cider Mill, Anderson and Girls Orchard and Lumberjack Park.

Visit Harmony Beach Park in Montego Bay, Jamaica [2021]

Harmony Beach Park is a free, public access facility in Montego Bay, Jamaica. At Harmony, you can find your adventure and immerse yourself in all thing Jamaican - sun, sea and sand!

Michigan Favorite Lighthouses #MIFavoritePlaces

National Lighthouse Day is coming up on August 7! Michigan is blessed with 124 lighthouses - the most of any state! So save this post if you’re hoping to visit any of our beautiful lighthouses soon! Contributors for the July's Lighthouse theme, MI Favorite places campaign on Instagram, shared their inspiration and recommendations for others … Continue reading Michigan Favorite Lighthouses #MIFavoritePlaces

Travel Talk Tuesdays on Instagram

Travel Talk Tuesday is a Live interview series hosted by Cassondra Wanders showcasing travelers, travel bloggers and travel entrepreneurs. The series, which premiered on March 16, 2021, has seen guest speakers from all over the world - including USA, Jamaica, UK and Israel. Travel Talk Tuesday's live discussions primarily focus on sharing real-life travel experiences and cover a wide range of travel topics.

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, in the Big Easy.

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.

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 it is your dying desire to stay 1 night on the island, it's going to save you a lot of money to stay on "the mainland." The two cities that connect to Mackinac Island by ferry boat are Mackinaw City and St. Ignace, Michigan. Both cities have hundreds of hotels to choose from and several campground options. Accommodations on the mainland are...