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You'll find great beaches — or rediscover the Motor City — in the Great Lakes State. Read more Midwest Living stories about Michigan here…
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Spend a long weekend Nordic skiing and snowshoeing through the vineyards of northern Michigan, where winter plays so nicely, you won’t want the season to end.
Holland's changing demographics translate to a winter season rich with multicultural celebrations. Here's what to see and do during your visit.
Boyne Mountain Resort
In timber-rich northern Michigan, Boyne Mountain Resort is taking adventure to new heights.
Sweet Potato Waffles
Wood Fired Oven
Explore the Motor City's rich history, arts, entertainment, and culture while discovering some of the newer hot spots and the flourishing farm-and-food scene.
Door County Winter
Big Red Barn
Winter is perfect for a romantic Door County getaway that blends brisk outdoor sports with art galleries and orchard-inspired cuisine.
Both makers and lovers of art find inspiration on sandy beaches and gallery-lined streets in this friendly Lake Michigan town.
Home Recording Studio
Like a feel-good TV show we just can’t stop bingeing, the Motor City’s comeback story never gets old. If you haven’t visited, you’re missing out—on entrepreneurial spirit, inventive dining, chic hotels and an urban isle oasis unlike any other.
University Of Michigan
Home of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (population 120,000) brims with trendy bars and restaurants, cultural offerings, and picturesque nature trails and waterways—all just 45 miles from Detroit. Here's our guide to a long weekend in Tree Town
Steinway Grand Piano
Motown Museum, home to the iconic Hitsville U.S.A. recording studio, is getting a major update.
Romantic Bed And Breakfast
Great Lakes Shipwrecks
Mounds State Park
Ha Ha Tonka
Ohio State Parks
Ludington State Park
Starved Rock State Park
Big Sable Point Lighthouse, Ludington, Michigan
Split Rock Lighthouse
White Shoal Lighthouse, Emmet County, Michigan
Holland Harbor Lighthouse, Holland, Michigan
Who Was Rosa Parks
Rosa Parks Bus
Rosa Parks Arrest
African American Museum
Henry Ford Museum
Rosa Parks Bus, 16. The Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn, MI
African American History
Green Book from Jim Crow Museum in Big Rapids, MI
Negro League Baseball
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
Roosevelt New Deal
Motown Museum, Detroit
Traverse City Michigan
Michigan Road Trip
Michigan Travel Winter
Amish Country Ohio
Pink and white apple blossom petals bloom as 250,000 paradegoers watch a dazzling parade at spring's annual Blossomtime Festival.
Macinac Island Michigan
Midwest Weekend Getaways
The Mackinac Island Lilac Festival promises a second chance at spring.
As May evenings fall on Holland in southwest Michigan, nearly 4.5 million tulips bloom around town during the annual Tulip Time festival (early May).
Play And Stay
Public Golf Courses
Golf Country Clubs
Caddies aren't required, but they're available to all golfers at Arcadia Bluffs' two 18-hole courses, the links-style Bluffs and treeless South Course — and they sure make navigating the tricky sod-walled bunkers and tall native grasses easier.
The Huron House B&B, a 14-room couples-only enclave, offers luxury resort-style amenities such as huge four-posters with lush linens, fireplaces, Jacuzzis, wide-screen HD TVs, DVD and CD players, private decks and gorgeous views of Lake Huron.
Relax in The Victoria Resort Bed and Breakfast's luxurious rooms or guest cottages a short walk from the beach and South Haven's many restaurants, shops and other attractions.
Head to the mountains for some romance.