Travel

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!

9 Reasons to Vacation on Washington Island [Slideshow]

Is there anything more magical than a summer vacation? The sun, the beach, sightseeing, shopping, cocktails, the way time goes way too fast and suddenly you’re back at work again — it’s all part of relaxing and getting away for awhile. But do you ever find yourself going to the same place and doing the […]

6 Vintage Postcards of Downtown Green Bay

Downtown Green Bay’s cityscape is once again evolving. With the addition of Schreiber Foods’ new corporate headquarters and plans to expand the KI Convention Center, as well as the possible addition of a 14 to 16-story hotel along the riverfront, it’s safe to say Green Bay is a city in motion. But as we look […]

5 Ways to Recreate The Goonies on Washington Island

Goonies never say die! It’s that sense of adventure that you should bring with you on your Washington Island vacation. Around every corner of this Door County destination, you’ll find something that’ll bring out the kid in you again. Don’t worry, you won’t run into the Fratellies. But you may end up finding One-Eyed Willy’s […]

The Door County Experience – Cottage or Resort?

You’ll often hear Door County called “the Cape Cod of the Midwest.” But in my opinion – Cape Cod should be called the Door County of the East Coast! It may sound like an exaggeration, but there’s nowhere else in the world quite like that little peninsula. If you’ve never experienced Door County for yourself […]

Six Reasons to Make Bay Beach Amusement Park Your Next Date Night Destination

If you’re a Brown County native, chances are you’ve been to Bay Beach Amusement Park at some point in your life. Maybe you were that little tyke who cried on the airplane ride and ruined the photo opp. Or maybe you were part of one of the marauding packs of teenagers, eating greasy fries and […]

7 Vintage Postcards That Will Have You Dreaming of a Door County Summer

What’s your favorite memory of Door County in the summertime?  Is it relaxing on the beach at Whitefish Dunes, sailing on Lake Michigan, or perhaps picking cherries at Seaquist Orchards?  If you answered any of the above, chances are you’ll be heading back to the Peninsula this summer to create new memories.  To get you […]

Barkhausen Waterfowl Preserve, An Escape into the Wilderness [Slideshow]

If you are looking to escape suburbia and trek into the wilderness, look no further than L.H. Barkhausen Waterfowl Preserve in Suamico.  Situated along the western shore of the Bay of Green Bay, this natural area is a destination for all seasons.

Sister Bay Bowl, a Strike Above the Rest [Slideshow]

Door County is one of Northeast Wisconsin’s premiere vacation destinations.  With its small town charm and rich traditions, the peninsula attracts visitors from Green Bay and the Fox Cities, as well as from south of the border in Illinois. Sister Bay, with a population of just under 900, is one of those little map dots […]

Justin Trails Resort in Sparta – Spring Vacation Destination With Upcoming 5K for Runners

When late April arrives and you’re still trying to kick your cabin fever, the best cure is filling your lungs with fresh Wisconsin air as the last piles of snow disappear, tulips start to bloom and trees are budding. Just don’t forget your anti-histamine. Justin Trails Resort, a uniquely charming spot in Sparta, is holding […]

Five Trails to Get You Moving This Spring, or, Scoots, Grab Your Hiking Boots [Slideshow]

If you’re anything like the writers at WhooNEW, by the time March rolls around, you’ve been bitten by spring fever and can’t spend another day indoors. But where can you go while the sidewalks are still icy? In honor of the first day of spring, here’s a list of five parks in Northeast Wisconsin to […]