Forget the hustle, bustle and stress of the coming holidays and immerse yourself in a day (or weekend) of pampering and rejuvenation surrounded by scenic settings, vibrant cities or just about anything in between.
Traverse City is already famous as a great place for winter fun.
When November 15 rolls around some hunters head to Michigan’s woods and fields in search of their white tailed trophy, while “deer widows” engage in a hunt of their own, with a target of shopping bargains, spa weekends, winery tours and more.
Wherever you go in Traverse City, you’ll find charming shops, friendly service, and handcrafted, one-of-a-kind items that will make you a gift-giving legend!
The sound of waves and freighters are showcased amidst the ever present clip clop of horses.
Thanksgiving weekend is not just a kick-off time for football. It's the official start of the holiday shopping season when malls, outlets, and downtown areas are all decked out with seasonal decor. Family can enjoy a parade or two and feast on turkey and all the trimmings before they head out for the weekend sales.
Thanksgiving weekend is not just kick-off time for football. It’s the official start of the holiday shopping season when malls, outlets and downtown areas are all decked out with seasonal décor. Families can enjoy a parade or two, and feast on turkey and all the trimmings before they head out for weekend sales.
After winter’s long sleep, the beauty of Traverse City is at its fresh peak. The hills and valleys are misted in new greenery, the endless beaches are coming alive with warmth, and the air is filled with the scent of millions of flowering cherry trees.
Okay so maybe it’s not quite spring just yet — but it is the perfect time for fun to bloom in the Ann Arbor area. From fairy doors to foolish parties, from sweet treats to style-seekers and beyond, it’s time to warm up to Ann Arbor.
Every year there are new sights to see and places to visit that complement the natural attractions across Michigan. Here’s a sampling of what’s hot for 2011 in lodging options, dining spots and milestone anniversary celebrations.
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