Recent and Featured Vacation Articles

  • Early Summer Travel Deals

    Need a Reason to Come Up North?

  • Paddling Three Quiet Lakes

    Enjoy an easy evening paddling on one of these four small, uninhabited lakes in Mackinac City, Acme and Wellston and check out the paddling tips.

  • Short Game Steal

    If your birdies are turning into bogeys the moment you start swinging your putter, make a date with The Homestead’s Dave Pelz Scoring School this May or […]

  • To Do This Week: Play Hooky

    Eat pie for breakfast, browse through Harbor Springs and wind down the day with a picnic and a paddle in Little Traverse Bay.

  • A Glorious Daytrip for Gardeners

    Baver Herb Farm is a sweet spring destination for daytrippers.

  • Go Country

    Snowbird Inn puts guests in the perfect place for birding and exploring the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, the harbor village of Leland and historic Fishtown.

  • Spring Daytrip: Breakfast, Biking & More

    Fuel up with an Old World-style breakfast, blow off steam with a pedal down the Betsie Valley Trail, take a break to wade in Crystal Lake, disappear into the forest and come out by a first-class resort.

  • Spotlight On: Bellaire B&B

    Bellaire B&B offers garden seminars throughout May.

  • Orchard Escape near Traverse City

    Cultivate the art of self-renewal at this 250-acre cherry farm turned country inn just outside Traverse City.

  • Tee Upscale

    Boyne Highlands brings back caddy service at The Heather and offers unlimited-golf package deals.

  • New Lodge at P.H. Hoeft State Park

    Book a vacay at this Lake Huron lodge.

  • Smoother Driving

    If the Snow is melting can roadwork be far behind?

  • Denver to T.C. and Back Again—Nonstop

    Leading Westerners to water.

  • Getaways That Are Good for Your Health

    3 great getaways for your health – get fit, stop smoking, chill out.

  • Snowshoeing the U.P.'s McCormick Outback

    The Upper Peninsula’s 26-mile, McCormick Wilderness, named for Cyrus McCormic II, was a retreat for the wealthy who had a world of places to choose from. A group snowshoes and winter camps the acreage to discover the wonders that still allure.

  • Visit Interlochen Center for the Arts

    Internationally renowned Interlochen Center for the Arts, offers concerts throughout the year by professional artists as well as student performers.

  • Upper Peninsula in MSN Top 10

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

  • Discover Alanson

    A visit to Alanson including food, dining, boating on the Crooked River into Burt Lake and shopping.

  • 3 Ways to Soar on a Summer Breeze

    Three ways to soar through the skies of Northern Michigan including skydiving, parasailing or paragliding and hot air balloon rides.

  • See Superior’s Shipwrecks

    Information on glass-borrom boat tours out of Munising to see shipwrecks still in Lake Superior.