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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


Mackinac Bridge in Motion

$99,800,00 dollars to build, 26,372 feet long, the 5th longest suspension bridge in the world, nearly 3 years to build, 3,500 personal on site during construction, no stopping allowed.

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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Round Island Run

Round Island, MI, photo by Bill Johnson

Bill took this photo 21 years ago on September 21, 1995! It shows the Star Line Ferry’s… 139 more words


Pure Michigan - Part 2

Mackinac Island

My interest in visiting this place arose ever since I watched the movie Somewhere in Time starring Christopher Reeve and Jane Seymour. The majority of the movie was filmed there with some parts filmed in Chicago. 711 more words


Good Week in Michigan

Every Labor Day in Michigan, tens of thousands of people walk 5 miles across the Mackinac Bridge led by whomever the governor may be at the time. 52 more words

Остров Макино - 09.03.16-09.05.16

Мы постоянно ездим довольно далеко то с одной стороны озера Мичиган, то с другой, но ни разу не проезжали полный круг. Как-то не было необходимости, да и дорога длинная – порядка тысячи миль. 18 more words