The Art Coast: A Weekend Away in Saugatuck, Michigan

Just three hours from the city lies the charming town of Saugatuck, Michigan, which as of press time, is not on Chicago’s restricted state list. In fact, social distancing measures are taken very seriously by residents—and tourists—alike, meaning you can safely enjoy all the destination has to offer. The Saugatuck/Douglas region—known as Michigan’s Art Coast—has […]

4 Romantic Weekend Getaways Near Chicago

It’s winter in Chicago, which means if you’re like us — and everyone else in this city — you’re ready to get away. This Valentine’s Day, why not hit the road with that special someone for a cozy and romantic weekend escape? Here are four hideaways where you can retreat and recharge, all far enough […]

15 Places to Dine in Michigan's Harbor Country

Located just over an hour from Chicago, Michigan’s Harbor Country is an ideal spot for a weekend getaway or a fun-filled week for the whole family. The quaint string of lakeside towns from New Buffalo to St. Joe features miles of pristine beaches, charming wineries, art galleries and enough antique shops to occupy the most […]