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Not far beyond Green Bay and the Fox Cities are many amazing destinations for you to visit. These stories will help you discover new vacation destinations and fun day-trips right here in Wisconsin!

Drinking in Door County – Wineries, Breweries and More Along the Peninsula

We’d like to propose a toast – to Door County – with all its charm and originality, the inspiring natural beauty you’ll see and creative residents you’ll meet. Of course, we can’t raise our glasses without something in them. Lucky for us, the peninsula has plenty to offer those looking for beer, wine and spirits. […]

5 Reasons Door County is the Perfect Place for Artists & Art Lovers

Door County is probably the most artistic place in the entire state of Wisconsin. And that should come as no surprise. The Door Peninsula is a unique location that attracts artistic people and breeds creativity. But why? Let’s take a closer look at what makes this special slice of our state a haven for artists […]

8 Strange Festivals and Competitions in Wisconsin

Anyone who tells you Wisconsin is a boring place to live has obviously never visited one of our many festivals throughout the year – especially the events in this article. Of course, maybe it was boredom that inspired these bizarre ideas. Perhaps a long winter spent staring into the fireplace caused some half-drunken Wisconsinite to […]

14 Door County Races for Athletes and Adventurers

If you think of Door County as a place to escape and get some rest and relaxation – you’d be right. But if you think that’s all the area has to offer – you’d be sorely mistaken. In addition to the scenic beaches, charming communities and original artistry, Door County is packed with opportunities for […]

Saint Hubert’s Shrine in Marinette County: A Wisconsin Hunting Tradition

Whether you’re a hunter or not, in Wisconsin when the temperature starts to drop and the leaves start to change color people start thinking camouflage, blaze orange and deer. The Second Week of Deer Camp and Da Turdy Point Buck can be heard playing on the radio.  Hunters start to gear up and hunters’ widows plan […]

7 Fun Things to Do in Sturgeon Bay This Summer

Wisconsinites certainly know how to make the most out of their summer. But all-too-often, the summer sneaks by and before you know what happened, it’s Labor Day and you feel like you didn’t have half as much fun as you’d hoped. We’ve mentioned before that a nice thing about living in Northeast Wisconsin is how […]

17 of The World’s Largest Things to See in Wisconsin

Have you ever heard people complain that Wisconsin is a boring state, with nothing fun to see or do? Well… that’s a bunch of bologna! Wisconsin’s got Summerfest, the world’s largest music fest and Noah’s Ark, the nation’s largest water theme park. We’ve also got the largest cranberry fest and brat fest. But our state […]

6 Inspiring Places to View Fall Colors in the Northwoods [Slideshow]

The radiance of autumn is upon us. Trees are bursting with red, orange, and yellow leaves. With the changing of seasons, it’s time to get outdoors and experience Mother Nature’s wonders. In my opinion, there’s no better place to take in the fall colors than the Northwoods.

Six Great Apple Orchards and Pumpkin Patches in Northeast Wisconsin [Slideshow]

Isn’t fall a lovely season? I think it’s my favorite. I love the crisp days, sweaters and scarves, golden light, and changing leaves. And I love getting the chance to pick my own apples and pumpkins. There’s nothing quite like heading to a farm or orchard on a cool fall day and selecting the prettiest […]

Door County Family Day Idea: A Trip to Egg Harbor & Fish Creek

My son Max often asks what we’re gonna do on family day and when family day is. It has become an important part of his weekly routine and it sure does mean a lot to him when his whole family can be together. It’s about bonding time, tradition and just being able to spend quality […]