Posts Tagged ‘Things to do in Michigan’

Colorado and Excellent Country Bars

Navigation: Copperhead Roast Bar & Nightclub Cowboy Lounge The Grizzly Rose Cowboys Stampede   Exploring bars in Colorado can be a joy. It can be particularly joyous to explore Colorado bars that have country western themes. If you want to find the best country western bars the Centennial State has to offer, be sure to…

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Wyandotte

Navigation: The Many Treaties of Wyandot The House of George P. MacNichol Uniroyal Giant Tire The Lincoln Park in Michigan Pottery Creations Diamond Jack’s River Tours   Around 1732, the Wyandot Indians or Native Americans followed Antoine de Lamothe Cadillac and his French troops to Detroit, Michigan. Their tribes settled down and made their homes…

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City Westland

Navigation: Westland history Activities and Attractions 3 and UP Board Game Lounge Holliday Nature Preserve Sportway of Westland Westland Historic Village Park   Approximately 16 miles west of Detroit City, there sit Westland and its diverse cultural community. Westland is home to some of the most upscale residences. But one can also find lower-priced houses…

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West Bloomfield

Navigation: Beautiful lakes of West Bloomfield Activities Marvin’s Marvelous Mechanical Museum Marshbank Park Holocaust Memorial Center West Bloomfield Trail Experience Cooking   Officially called the Charter Township of West Bloomfield it’s often referred to as the “Lake Township of Oakland County” because of small and medium-sized lakes. The township itself is located within the Detroit…

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City Novi

Navigation: Maybury State Park TreeRunner West Bloomfield Adventure Park Northville Historical Society Greenmead Historical Village Lakeshore Park   A city within the Oakland County in the state of Michigan, Novi is surrounded by other well-known cities steadily attracts residents over the past few years. Located approximately about 25 miles northwest of Detroit, and 25 mile…

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City Marquette

Navigation: Moosewood Nature Center Marquette Regional History Center Sugarloaf Mountain Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum Presque Isle Park   Because of its country charms and picturesque beauty, Marquette consistently ranks in the top 10 destinations to visits in the world. The place is perfect for young couples looking for a great adventure and family with little…

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Mackinac Island

Navigation: Arch Rock Historic Downtown Fort Mackinac The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House and Insect World Hop on a bike   Mackinac Island is a beautiful destination on Lake Huron, referred to as the ‘Jewel of Lake Huron’. It’s surrounded by luscious green forests, calm lake waters, and scenic views. It’s a popular holiday destination…

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Frankenmuth

Navigation: Michigan’s Military and Space Heroes Museum Bavarian Belle Riverboat Castle Shops at the Bavarian Inn Restaurant Frankenmuth Historical Museum Grandpa Tiny’s Farm   Tourists who want to experience Europe need not look far; Frankenmuth is known for its old-fashion European ambiance. Founded by German Lutheran immigrants during the 1800s, it still preserves its Franconian-inspired…

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City Chesterfield

Navigation: Here are some of the best tourist destination in Chesterfield Stahls Automotive Foundation Stony Creek Metropark George George Memorial Park Selfridge Military Air Museum Sanders and Morley Candy Makers   Chesterfield Charter Township formed out of a portion of Macomb Township and part of the Metro Detroit area. As of 2010 census, the town…

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City Battle Creek

Navigation: Activities and Good Eats in West Bloomfield Battle Creek Welcome Center Full Blast Lux Cafe Malia Mediterranean Bistro Umami Ramen   The name Battle Creek came from a minor encounter between a federal government land survey party headed by Colonel John Mullet and two Potawatomi Indians on March 14, 1824. The two Potawatomi Indians…

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Ann Arbor

Navigation: Ann Arbor’s Fairy Doors Broadway Cafe Ron’s Roadside BBQ The First Bite   Ann Arbor has one of the most vibrant community in Michigan and a foodie haven destination up north. From the usual best restaurants in town to the local’s very own distinct place, Ann Arbor has it all. It’s worth to drive…

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City Alpine

Navigation: Best Eats in Alpine Township Amore Trattoria Italiana Fricano’s Ed Dunneback and Girl’s Farm Market   Alpine Township is part of Kent County located northwest of Grand Rapids. The town is border by Wright townships, Sparta Township, Plainfield Charter Township, and the City of Walker.  Back in 1979, it was declared as a charter…

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Places to Visit While in Troy

Detroit Zoo Troy Museum and Historic Village Troy Family Aquatic Center Cranbrook House & Gardens Troy is another city in the suburb of Detroit, Michigan. First settled in the early 19th century, its name was derived from Troy in New York where the first settlers previously resided. In 1955, Troy Township was incorporated and its…

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How to find Lake Superior Agates

Buying Agates Agate Tips Hunting Agates Path Less Traveled Semiprecious stones called agates make Lake Superior far more attractive than any other lakes in the world. These gems formed some billion years ago during volcanic activity that created the continents we know today. Glacial activity around 10,000 to 15,000 years ago distributed the agates stone…

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How deep is Lake Superior where the SS Edmund Fitzgerald sank?

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald How the Ship was Used When and Where it Sank Lake Superior belongs to the Great Lakes of North America which spreads 750 miles from east to west of the continent. It forms the largest freshwater system on the planet. In all of the…

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Where is Lake Superior State University?

History Courses Offered A Unique Location   Lake Superior State University also referred to as the Lake State, Lake Superior State, Soo Tech or LSSU is a public university located in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. The university is the smallest public university in Michigan with a total of 3,000 students. Its campus radio station is…

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How to identify Lake Superior Agate

What is Agate? Where to Hunt Agate A Waxy Luster Banding Hardness and Weight Conchoidal Fractures  Pitted Surface   What is an agate? Agates are semiprecious stones that can be found all across the globe but commonly found along the shorelines of Lake Superior. Under a trained eye, one can easily find agates within the…

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The Facts You Want to Know About Lake Erie

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] Today, we will take a look at some questions about Lake Erie you might have. Your curiosity is important. That’s how we discover new things. So without further ado, let’s explore some of your questions about Lake Erie.   Is Lake Erie Frozen? One of the more common questions today…

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Discover the Battle of Lake Erie

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] There’s so much inaccurate information online, and much of what you come across ends up being nothing but fluff. Similarly, finding trustworthy sources these days can prove to be more challenging than ever before. Online sources also often tie in something that benefits the writer her or himself  r the…

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The History of Houghton Lake

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] Michigan’s largest inland lake has shared many memories among the residents and tourists who paid it a visit. It is a popular destination for people who want to go fishing, swimming, enjoy watersports, among others. But before it became a popular tourist destination, Houghton Lake served a different purpose to…

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What Kinds of Fish Can You Catch on Lake Erie?

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] In this article, we will explore some of the ways to fish in Lake Erie. We can also answer some of the common questions that people have about the lake. Lake Erie is a rich place. It’s got a lot of history. But, one of the fun things people do…

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What To Do At Lake Erie: A Guide for First-time Visitors

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] There are so many things to do in Lake Erie. In this article, we will list many of them so you can use this as a bit of a guide. This guide will not be complete. There are unlimited ways to enjoy the Lake. We can’t list them all here, so…

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