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All The Things To Do On Mackinac Island, MI


Thinking of planning a trip to northern Michigan to visit one of the few car-free islands in the U.S.? Wondering what there could possibly be to do during a visit? Well, look no further. I’m sharing all my favorite activities with you here. Start packing because there are many things to do on Mackinac Island and you won’t want to…

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WHAT TO PACK Mackinac Island

What To Pack For Mackinac Island


Congrats, you’ve made a fantastic decision to visit Mackinac Island. This is one of Michigan’s favorite playgrounds. Horse drawn carriages, endless blue waters, bike rides, fudge and so much more make this car-free island a favorite of Michigan natives and visitors alike. However, what to pack for Mackinac Island vacation is a frequently asked question. GRAB A SUITCASE No worries,…

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Things to do in Michigan

The Ultimate List Of Things To Do In Michigan


Michigan is packed with an abundance of things to do in every season. Summer and Fall, of course, are my favorite and what you’ll find the most reference to here. Occasionally, you’ll stumble across a winter post for those that enjoy cold weather sports and outdoor pursuits. This list is a guide to all the articles on the site about…

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4 Ways To Enjoy Michigan's Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

4 Ways To Enjoy Michigan’s Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore


Guest post by Campfires and Conceigres Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore extends along the southern shore of Lake Superior in Northern Michigan, from Munising to Grand Marais. There are several ways to experience Pictured Rocks, including backpacking, camping, and boating. 4 Ways To Enjoy Michigan’s Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore 1. Pictured Rocks Cruises Seeing Pictured Rocks from the water is a…

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5 cool weather hikes in the southwest national parks

5 Cool Weather Hikes in the Southwest National Parks


Guest post by Deborah Wall During the summer months, the Southwest is generally too hot to comfortably hike its trails or camp in its backcountry. But like most generalizations, this one has exceptions — great outdoor places with cool summer weather! And while some such places are rather well-known, you might also consider these often-overlooked Southwest National Parks gems. Hikes…

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Ann Arbor

Three Great Reasons To Visit Ann Arbor


Hey, everyone. My name is Ally and I blog over at Oddly, Ally. Today, I’m really excited to share with you my favorite things to do in Ann Arbor, Michigan during the summer. I have lived in Ann Arbor for five years as both an undergraduate and graduate student of the University of Michigan. Because of this, I’ve had the…

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Petoskey, MI

How To Spend A Weekend In Petoskey, MI


This gorgeous resort community on the shore of Little Traverse Bay on Lake Michigan should be on everyone’s bucket list this summer. This is Pure Michigan at it’s finest and you won’t be disappointed with a visit to this quaint northern Michigan town. Located 4 hours NW of Detroit and a short 35 miles from the famous Mackinac Bridge, Petoskey,…

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Old Car City

Tips For Visiting Old Car City USA


Visit a place where nature and vintage cars intermingle to create one of the most photogenic stops you’ll ever find. Here, thousands of old cars have been piled up turning this junkyard into the world’s largest known classic car junkyard otherwise known as Old Car City USA. Located a short jaunt off of I-75 and a little less than an…

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Drury Plaza Hotel Cleveland

Reasons To Stay At Drury Plaza Hotel Cleveland Ohio


The Drury Plaza Hotel Cleveland, Ohio is a great destination, and I am excited to share with you some of the amazing features that make it a destination you will want to visit.  Since Drury Plaza Hotels have been gracious enough to host us on past visits, we are able to give an honest review to you about our stay.…

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