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Mackinac Island

Since the weather is getting colder and though I do love fall and winter months I do like to reminisce on this experience. This summer I finally went to Mackinaw City, the Upper Peninsula, and Mackinac Island with a big group of friends. 148 more words


Mackinac Bridge Celebrates 59 Years

Arguably the most iconic structure in the state of Michigan, the Mackinac Bridge spans the Straits of Mackinac to proudly connect Michigan’s two peninsulas.

And today, it turns 59. 228 more words


Mackinac Island: Road Trip

I’ve mentioned a couple times that I’ve wanted to go back to Mackinac Island forever! It’s been 12 years since I’ve been back and I have missed it so much. 931 more words


11 Days in the Midwest

Today, I leave for an 11-day trip focusing mainly on the Great Lakes area. I normally prefer “independent” trips where I can set the schedule but trying to duplicate this escorted motorcoach trip would have been difficult, especially for this year.  209 more words


Mack In Awe

From central Michigan, it was on to a place I’ve always dreamed of visiting: the U.P. (Upper Peninsula) of Michigan. A little geography lesson is in order: everyone thinks Michigan is a mitten; it’s not. 1,202 more words


Mini Vacation to Mackinac Island, Michigan

No cars allowed! I mean it. 

Then how do you get around you may wonder…Well, to start with, don’t just take the ferry. The exciting adventure starts with taking the Mackinac Suspension Bridge (which you do drive across).

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