Staying in a cabin or cottage is a nice way to visit a new place, and still have all or most of the comforts of home. The posts listed here offer stories and information about some of these homes away from home.
Thank you to today’s guest blogger, JillAnn Norcross for sharing her love of cottage living “up north,” and a very important list of must-bring staples on any cottage vacation.
You can tell when you’re getting closer to the Lake, and getting further north – whether you’re the one driving or curled up in the back seat watching the trees and fields change through the window. You might pass a fruit orchard or two, instead of cow pastures or corn fields. The trees turn into pines and airy aspens. The air gets that moist, sandy, windswept smell that helps you to picture the dunes in your mind. Continue reading →
Aaron Peterson, a contributing photographer, shares the story behind the photograph he captured at Lake of the Clouds in Ontonagon Michigan, for Paradise Found, a feature in Michigan Travel Ideas, 2011.
Vacation rentals are a great option for your Michigan getaway if you want to experience a new town, or beach living, but want all the comforts of home. This week, Guest Blogger Melissa Morrison shares some tips so that you can get the best experience while renting a vacation home.