Upper Peninsula of Michigan

5 Underrated Destinations in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

After tying the knot on August 13th, my wife and I spent a week honeymooning in Michigan’s upper peninsula. We’ve both been to the upper peninsula before, but we’ve never had the time we...

Michigan Day Trips- August

August is a great time to make a Michigan day trip. It is the best time to travel in Michigan, (except for traffic going north) as it is the warmest time of year in...
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MDOT to Suspend Construction For Holiday Travelers

Holiday travelers, rejoice! MDOT announced that many construction projects will be halted over the 4th of July weekend to help ease traffic concerns. Additionally, many roads currently closed due to construction will open this...
July

Record Travel Expected for 4th of July

Well June is coming to an end and this week end millions of Americans will be celebrating the birthday of the USA, the fourth of July. To celebrate those millions of Americans will travel...
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Michigan Gets A New State Park

Michigan will soon have a new state park. The Department of Natural Resources says the state spent $2.9 million to purchase 717 acres in Jackson County. The property runs adjacent to 405 acres in...
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Travel Trends For Summer 2016

Well it’s about that time, the days are getting longer and the weather is getting warmer. It’s sunshine, its summertime! Of course summer time also means vacation. Hit the road with me as we...
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Could This Be Michigan’s New Summer Anthem?

Michigan-based group The Accidentals released a new music video for their song 'Michigan,' which is quickly being dubbed the state's new summer anthem.
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Michigan Day Trips: Belle Isle Park

Once overlooked by most of the state of Michigan, and Detroit residents themselves, Belle Isle Park is slowly but surely reviving itself as a great getaway in Michigan’s biggest city. The park opened in...
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Friendly Reminder: Clean The Ice Off Your Car PLEASE!

Admittedly, every one of us here has been running late for work in the morning only to discover a giant sheet of snow and/or ice sitting on our car and simply driving away because...
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Bye Bye Windshield Ice

File this under the category of 'Why didn't we think of this?' Check out this super simple (and super cheap) method for getting rid of windshield ice For Tina and myself at least, and our early...