Michigan is a state that has a little bit to offer everyone. There are numerous wineries, museums, zoos, water parks, and lighthouses in the state to visit. Of course, the entire state is surrounded by lakes, offering great beach vacations right in the Midwest.
Ann Arbor and Grand Rapids
Ann Arbor and Grand Rapids are two of the most popular cities to visit in the state. In Ann Arbor you will find many great attractions. The city was founded in 1824 and in 1837 the University of Michigan was established in the city. Take a tour of the architecture of the city and you will not be disappointed as there are many wonderful sites to be seen.
The land of maple syrup, turquoise lakes, soaring mountains, moose, beavers and at least one province where they speak French – Canada is the place to be. Let your jaw drop and your eyes pop at its beauty and amazing scenery. For those outdoorsy types, there is a whole range of national parks to explore, treks to hike, kayaks to row and nature to get up close to. Anyone who needs a bit more civilization can be sure of a good night in any of Canada’s fantastic cities from Vancouver to Montréal. And let’s not forget Alaska with its breathtaking rugged wilderness for the ultimate exploration.
So what are you waiting for? Get those walking boots on! This part of the world can be explored on a self drive itinerary, on a hop-on hop-off bus network, aboard a scenic train journey or with fellow travelers on an overland adventure tour. Accommodation ranges from quirky hostels to cabin lodges to flash hotels so you can choose how you want to travel. Read on for all this information and much much more. Canada is a country of immense natural beauty and a place where adventure is never far away. But it isn’t all about high mountains, wide lakes and amazing wildlife. Canada’s cultural heritage is an infusion of indigenous, French and British history, and Canada has great cities to explore. Continue reading