Recent and Featured Vacation Articles

  • Traverse City wine Traverse City Wine Weekend Spring Getaway

    Before the summer vacation rush, drink in a Traverse City wine weekend getaway this April. Enjoy local wine and music, delicious small plates and overnight lodging packages that […]

  • Great Lakes Equestrian Festival Great Lakes Equestrian Festival 2016 in Traverse City

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Great Lakes Equestrian Festival) TRAVERSE CITY: The Great Lakes Equestrian Festival returns this July to the beautiful Flintfields Equestrian Center […]

  • sleeping bear dunes severe storm Sleeping Bear Dunes Severe Storm Training in Empire

    MyNorth News Service (Press release provided by Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore) EMPIRE, MI – Severe weather spotters play a pivotal role in helping the National Weather […]

  • Northern Michigan vacation 10 Ways to Wing a Northern Michigan Vacation in April

    Spring makes you want to soar, right? So make your April Up North getaway about the sky. Find 10 visit-worthy Northern Michigan vacation enticements here, originally published in the April 2016 […]

  • national cherry festival National Cherry Festival Air Show Gala & Foodie Events

    The National Cherry Festival is less than 100 days away! And tickets to the Air Show Gala and Foodie Events are on sale now and going fast. […]

  • Jim Harrison Jim Harrison: On Leaving Leelanau County

    This short article by renowned Michigan author Jim Harrison who passed away on March 26 was originally published in the January 2002 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s […]

  • Petoskey Petoskey Attractions

    In 2013, Petoskey, Michigan was rated by the Smithsonian Magazine as one of America’s Best Small Towns, which isn’t surprising to visitors or residents. With breathtaking natural […]

  • wineries in Traverse City Wineries in Traverse City and Old Mission Peninsula

    Taking a day to savor the wines and the gorgeous landscapes of Traverse City and Old Mission Peninsula is a delightful Northern Michigan vacation attraction (designated driver […]

  • Traverse City Microbreweries Traverse City Microbreweries

    Traverse City, which Draft Magazine named “one of 3 emerging beer towns,” boasts 11 microbreweries across town from eclectic to traditional. Check out the list of Traverse City […]

  • IMHARRISON Jim Harrison: A Northern Michigan Literary Icon

    Michigan author, poet and screenplay writer Jim Harrison passed away on Saturday, March 26 at his home in Arizona. In commemoration of his work, we share this […]

  • traverse city boating Traverse City Boating

    On the hottest summer days, enjoy a summertime treat on one of the many bodies of water around Traverse City. Check out some of the best places […]

  • Traverse City attractions Traverse City Attractions

    Whether you are a visitor or a long time resident of Traverse City, you know there’s a lot to do here! Check out some of the top […]

  • Village at Grand Traverse Commons The Village at Grand Traverse Commons

    The Village at Grand Traverse Commons, a 63-acred wooded campus dotted with elegant Victorian Italianate buildings, is a vibrant part of Traverse City’s food, shopping and lifestyle […]

  • Traverse City beaches Traverse City Beaches

    Traverse City beaches are some of the most beautiful in the world. From secluded and small to expansive and sunshine-y, there’s a beach for every lifestyle. Bayside […]

  • Mackinac Island Lilac Festival Mackinac Island Lilac Festival in Best Flower Festival Contest

    The Mackinac Island Lilac Festival is currently in the running for USA Today’s Best Flower Festival contest (and as of today, the Lilac Festival is in first place!). The […]

  • FullSizeRender Traverse City Shopping

    Shopping Traverse City is an adventure for the senses—an activity worthy of its own vacation. Find dazzling boutiques and world-class eateries. While downtown Traverse City (Front, Cass […]

  • food finds 2016 Food Finds 2016: Erick Outcalt’s Favorite Dishes

    Six food devotees shared some of their all-time favorite eats in Northern Michigan with us for our annual MyNorth Food Finds. In our Food Finds 2016 series, […]

  • food finds 2016 Food Finds 2016: Jonathan Evans Benzie County Favorites

    Six food devotees shared some of their all-time favorite eats in Northern Michigan with us for our annual MyNorth Food Finds. In our Food Finds 2016 series, […]

  • food finds 2016 Food Finds 2016: Maureen Abood’s Northern Michigan Favorites

    Six food devotees shared some of their all-time favorite eats in Northern Michigan with us for our annual MyNorth Food Finds. In our Food Finds 2016 series, […]

  • food finds 2016 Food Finds 2016: Epicure Catering’s Foodie Favorites

    Six food devotees shared some of their all-time favorite eats in Northern Michigan with us for our annual MyNorth Food Finds. In our Food Finds 2016 series, […]