• staff photographer 6 New Restaurants in Northern Michigan

    Whether you’re on a Northern Michigan vacation or are a local looking for new good eats, check out 6 new Northern Michigan restaurants that are opening their doors, […]

  • MEAD-PIC Acoustic Tap Room with Mead in Traverse City

    The Traverse City beer and wine scene is flourishing in Northern Michigan and now Traverse City has its own mead tasting room called the Acoustic Tap Room. The […]

  • Tree Lines. Northern Home & Cottage Tour 2015 Northern Home & Cottage Tour, Traverse City, Home #1

    The 2015 Northern Home & Cottage Home Tour–Traverse City Area  takes place on Saturday, September 19 from 10 am to 5 pm. The tour has 12 homes, each chosen […]

  • Photograph in the Ernest Hemingway Photograph Collection, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston. Ernest Hemingway’s Petoskey Summers

    Growing up, Ernest Hemingway spent his summers on the white sandy shores of Walloon Lake just a few miles south of Petoskey. His family first visited the lake […]

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  • edited french place That French Place a Charlevoix Restaurant

    Tucked between blooming baskets of flowers, That French Place in downtown Charlevoix is a Northern Michigan food haven. The carry-out creperie and ice cream shop makes everything from scratch using local, organic […]

  • edited travel 10 Northern Michigan Vacation Ideas for August

    Soak up the last bit of a summer Up North on a Northern Michigan vacation. From Suttons Bay to Traverse City to Harbor Springs, here are 10 Northern […]

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  • edited petoskey beer david weidner Petoskey Breweries and Wineries

    With the recent string of microbrewery openings and a newly established winery, Petoskey is quickly becoming a destination for Northern Michigan beer and wine enthusiasts. With an emphasis on quality, […]

  • edited petoskey david weidner Petoskey Beaches

    Located on Little Traverse Bay, Petoskey is home to beautiful Northern Michigan beaches with crystal clear water and sandy shores. Find a remote spot in Petoskey State Park, or spend […]