Weekender in the Northwoods

Winter is made for long weekends—and while gently lapping waves on a tropical shore can be appealing when your windows are frosted over, the distance can be hard to cover. Instead, why not embrace the season and all that entails? Head north to Minocqua, Wis. Why Minocqua? It’s about a 6-hour drive from Chicago’s northern […]

5 Great Destinations for a 4-Day Weekend

Sometimes a week-long vacation is just too much. Too many obligations and not enough time, but a long weekend? Now you’re talking! Here are four destinations that you can get to with just one quick flight or a short drive. All are perfect for a family trip or a romantic getaway for two. Cooperstown, N.Y. […]