When you think about a coastal getaway you likely think of places on an ocean, or maybe the gulf. But Shelly Harms, Public Relations Director for Visit Sheboygan, is going to introduce you to the ‘Malibu of the Midwest’ – in Wisconsin!
Plan a Midwest beach getaway in Door County, Wisconsin! As a peninsula surrounded by Lake Michigan you’ll find dozens of beaches!
If you live in the Midwest just the mention of Door County, Wisconsin brings visions of towering pines, cool lake breezes, and outdoor adventure of all types. Click Here to pin this to your Midwest Travel board! While the county has long been a getaway for Chicagoans escaping the city for a different view of […]
My too short but food filled trip revealed Door County restaurants by the dozens, with something to please even the pickiest of palates. If you’ve never visited Door County, Wisconsin you may be wondering just what type of food you can expect to find. You might have heard about the Lake Michigan Whitefish or famous […]
My guest today is Amanda Weibel, Communications Officer at Travel Wisconsin Click here to save this to your Midwest Travel board on Pinterest! Wisconsin is Best Known For… Most people know Wisconsin for cheese. This way to cheese! Wisconsin produces 600 varieties of cheese, which is more than double the amount of cheese produced by the runner-up state, California. Wisconsin […]
Back before we had kids, my husband and I took his 11-year-old nephew on a road trip through South Dakota, Wyoming and Montana. We saw incredible sights… Devils Tower, Little Big Horn, Mount Rushmore, Wall Drug… but his favorite part of the trip? The hotel swimming pools. Really??? Doug and I were astounded and were […]
I’m a big fan of my Midwestern home. Half way from everywhere in the contiguous US, we often choose road trips over flying. This past summer my family explored quite of bit of the land oft referred to as ‘fly over country’ – and discovered these 5 Midwest towns you must visit! 5 Incredible Midwest Towns […]
I have finally discovered why ‘Up North’ is so popular! If you live anywhere in the Midwest, but particularly Minnesota and Wisconsin, ‘Up North’ is a part of your vernacular that needs no explanation. For everyone else… ‘Up North’ can be found above 45° latitude and between 85° and 95º longitude. This is where the northern […]
Last week I was able to surprise my girls with a getaway to the Chula Vista Resort in the Wisconsin Dells. All they knew was that we were going to a hotel and there would probably be a pool. So they were understandably thrilled when they saw that there were not one but two waterparks […]
My sister, my brother, and their families took a vacation in the Wisconsin Dells. I hope you enjoy my “guest blogger”, her account of their trip and her advice. The kids’ ages at the time of this trip were 6, 5 & 4 years old. ~Jody We started out around 9:30 Am Sunday morning (from […]