Vintage Chophouse and Wine Bar inside Inn at Bay Harbor in Bay Harbor, Michigan is one of the midwest’s most luxurious dinner spots and they serve only the finest wine, cocktails, seafood, and cuts of meat. Located directly on Lake Michigan, overlooking the gorgeous lake, Vintage Chophouse & Wine Bar is an excellent place to enjoy a sunset meal, and take in the stunning Northern Michigan scenery.
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Hotel Walloon is an absolutely stunning hotel, with its own private beach and proximity to other beautiful northern Michigan destinations, it’s the perfect place to plan wedding festivities like bachelorette or bachelor weekends, rehearsal dinners, ceremonies and receptions – here’s why!
One of the most stunning hotels in the midwest, Hotel Walloon is a beautiful gem on Lake Walloon in Northern Michigan and offers guests a world class luxury experience blended with the coziness and warmth of visiting beloved friends.
Sushi Grand on Mackinac Island, Michigan has some of the freshest, tastiest, and most inventie sushi in all of northern Michigan, and is absolutely a can’t miss while on the island!
Last week, we climbed into, and explored the Eben Ice Caves, which are a series of frozen caves near Lake Superior inside the canyon at Rock River Wilderness area of Hiawatha National Forest. To reach them, we not only had a long, snowy drive to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, but we also enjoyed a gorgeous, snowy hike of about 4 hours round trip to reach them. Read on to learn what we packed, how we got there, what there is to do at the caves, and the experience level required to successfully navigated the ice caves.
Pet friendly, with a 24-hour gym, an excellent location near a future People Mover site (Detroit’s elevated tram system), excellent views of Detroit, impeccable customer service, posh rooms, sophisticated dining and drinking options, plus an indescribable “coziness”, make Shinola Hotel the best hotel to stay at in Metro-Detroit. Whether you’re visiting over the weekend for a Lion’s game or in town for business, Shinola Hotel is truly a home away from home for the discerning traveler. Read on to find out why even locals should book a staycation at one of the Midwest’s finest hospitality destinations.
‘A Year in Flowers’ by Erin Benzakein teaches readers the essentials of flower arranging from selecting blooms, filler, and arrangement materials like eco-friendly, hand-dyed ribbons and vintage vases to creating long lasting, stunning bouquets, flower crowns, centerpieces, and much more by offering her insight and wisdom gained by farming her Skagit Valley flower farm for more than a decade. Learn how to use seasonal, locally grown blooms to create stunning displays of nature, which are completely in harmony with nature and entirely unique, and find out how to order your own signed copy of “A Year in Flowers”, out February 11th.
Yasaka Koshin-Do Temple in Hiashiyama, Kyoto, Japan is a native folk take on Buddhist temples, and is famous for its colorful, hanging cloth monkeys said to have the ability to grant a wish in exchange for the wish-maker giving up an earthly desire or bad habit. Located around the corner from the iconic Yasaka Pagoda, this temple welcomes anyone whether they want to make a wish, snap a selfie, or learn more about Kōshin beliefs.
What to Expect From Your First Spa Appointment will help you understand how to book a spa day, how to prepare for your appointments, as well as what to expect during and after your appointment to ensure that you can make the most of your spa day. Plus, find helpful tips about managing allergies, sore muscles as well as suggestions for the perfect spa day itinerary!
Home to more than 65,000 works of art, valued around $9 Billion, by famed artists such as Picasso, van Gogh, Monet, Matisse, Georgia O’Keefe, Rembrandt, Caravaggio, Breughel, and hundreds more, the Detroit Institute of Arts receives around 1,000,000 visitors each year, making it one of the world’s most visited art museums. With a vast collection of sculptures, paintings, busts, artisanal sterling silver dishes and cutlery, ancient artifacts, photographs, murals, and mixed media works, primarily from Europe has a little bit of everything. When the City of Detroit filed for bankruptcy in 2013, the Detroit Institute of Arts, and the impressive cultural and historical markers it houses, was nearly stolen from the people of Detroit and its visitors.
These 20 Midwest Travel Destinations will prove just how much the midwest has so much to offer discerning travelers, from $5 billion art collections, luxury and concept car creation, world class luxury resorts, incredible flower festivals that attract visitors from all around the world, some of the bluest waters in the world, and so much more. Read on to see why travelers in the know are traveling to the Midwest in 2020.