Recent and Featured Vacation Articles

  • See Superior’s Shipwrecks

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

  • mackinac island skiing A Mackinac Island Ski Getaway

    Mackinac Island in winter offers serenity, beauty and adventure on this cross-country ski vacation.

  • Kayak The Crystal River

    Paddle, kayak, canoe or tube the gentle current of the Crystal River in Glen Arbor.

  • Top Secret Getaways

    Five fabulous but little-known escapes Up North.

  • Have Pet, Will Travel

    Ways to travel with pets including lodging and recreation.

  • Canoe the Manistee

    Rent a canoe and drift this majestic river and finish your lazy day with dinner in Grayling.

  • Mackinac Island Fudge Mackinac Island: World’s Greatest Fudge

    Mackinac Island is known for making the best fudge in the world due to the island’s climate. 15 locations on the island sell fudge.

  • 10 Reasons to Love Gaylord & Grayling

    Ten reasons to visit Gaylord and Grayling, including events, attractions and golf.

  • Sample Leelanau’s Wine Country

    A tour through the wineries of the Leelanau Peninsula.

  • Summer Secret

    A profile of The Starboard Inn, tucked on River Street in Elk Rapids, and offering a historic step back to serenity.

  • 3 Ways to One-of-a-kind Camping

    Three ways to spend the night in one of Michigan’s State forests and parks, including teepees and campgrounds in Twin Lakes State Park and Fife Lake State Forest.

  • Kayaking Lake Superior's Shoreline

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

  • Vintage Gaylord

    Time stopped but fun is still to be had at these Gaylord museums that harken back to another era.

  • 10 Reasons To Love Benzie & the West Shore

    10 reasons to visit Benzie County and the West Shore of Michigan including attractions, events and sightseeing opportunities.

  • Indian River

    Eat, shop, play and stay in Indian River

  • Wander Hartwick Pines’ Old-Growth Wonders

    Take a hike through the towering old-growth pines found in the Hartwick Pines State Park near Grayling.

  • Glen Arbor

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

  • Shop Suttons Bay

    A tour through the shops and restaurants of Suttons Bay.

  • The Lake Michigan Sunset Penthouse

    A profile of The Lake Michigan Sunset Penthouse in Manistee, a beachside retreat perfect for a quiet getaway.

  • Boyne City Winter Fun

    A getaway to Boyne City which includes snowshoeing, sledding, ice skating, historic lodging and restaurant choices.