Recent and Featured Travel Ideas Articles

  • Your Day in Cheboygan

    Profile of the town of Cheboygan including places to hike, swim, eat and stay the night.

  • Travel Through the Trees

    Five great ways to getaway and surround yourself with trees.

  • Kayaking Lake Superior's Shoreline

    Kayaking the Lake Superior coastline along the Keweenaw Peninsula, full adventure, challenge and stunning vistas.

  • Glen Arbor

    Description of activities, restaurants, shops, trails and lodging in Glen Arbor in the Leelanau Peninsula.

  • Six Island Escapes

    Six island escapes in Lake Michigan, each offering its own charms. Included are Drummond Island, Mackinac Island, Republic Island, Isle Royale, Boblo Island, North Manitou island.

  • 10 Reasons to Love Grand Traverse

    List of 10 activities to do and places to visit that should not be missed when vacationing in or travelling to Grand Traverse County.

  • Seduced by the U.P.’s Sylvania

    A canoe trip through the Sylvania Wilderness Area of the Ottawa National Forest, including Clark Lake, Crooked Lake and Florence Lake.

  • 10 Reasons to Love Benzie and the West Shore

    Top 10 attractions and vistas to see in Benzie County and the West Shore of Michigan, down through Pentwater.

  • Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary

    Description of Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary.

  • Discover Dennos Museum

    Description of the Dennos Museum Center, a premier art museum in Northern Michigan featuring permanent galleries, rotating exhibitions and one of the largest exhibits of Inuit art collections in the country.

  • Classic Photos from Mackinac Island

    Vintage photography from the turn of the century, Victorian era on Mackinac Island.

  • Tour Oden’s Fish Hatchery

    Take a tour of the Oden State Fish Hatchery, north of Petoskey, which incubates, raises and releases 1,000,000 fish into Michigan’s streams, rivers and lakes.

  • Sylvania Paddling Resources

    Campgrounds, permits and outfitters for people wanting to canoe, kayak or paddle the Sylvania Wildnerness Area in the Ottawa National Forest.

  • Simple Fun in Beulah

    Simple fun, family fun, reminiscent of the 1950s can be found in this small village just 30 miles from Traverse City, including classic mini-golf, bowling and a thriving drive-in movie spot.

  • Bellaire

    Bellaire offers skiing, ice fishing, great food and unique inns and bed and breakfasts.

  • Upper Peninsula in MSN Top 10

    In 2006, MSN named Michigan’s Upper Peninsula one of the top 10 summer destinations in the world.

  • Escape to Traverse City’s Arbutus Lakes

    Swim, fish and camp on the chain of lakes that make up Arbutus Lakes in Traverse City.

  • Your Day in Central Lake

    A day in Central Lake which includes U-pick orchards, fishing, dining and lodging.

  • The Tunnel of Trees

    Road trip through M-119 Tunnel of Trees, north out of Harbor Springs, including where to eat, hike and pull over for gorgeous views.

  • Vintage Summertime Resorts

    Three vintage summertime resorts including the North Branch Outing Club on the Au Sable River, The Inn at Watervale in Arcadia and the Terrace Inn in Bay View.