Midwest US

Harbert, Michigan, is Harbor Country’s mini slice of Scandinavia. It’s been a secret to many, and if you close your eyes, you might miss the Harbert sign.


Iowa surprises me every time I visit. It shouldn't. I've been to the state often enough to know better.


One of my favorite things about being a travel writer, besides the whole travel and writing part, is meeting others in my field.


See what it's like to experience Badlands National Park in South Dakota in this ​excerpt from my upcoming book, "Two Lane Gems, Vol. 2." 


Did you know Iowa City is a UNESCO City of Literature in Iowa? Discover why it received this designation, and other reasons to visit the home of University of Iowa.


I'm ashamed to admit that for nearly two decades, any time I'd head to Milwaukee I'd drive right by Kenosha, Wisconsin. Once or twice I stopped at Mars Cheese Castle. I flew past the Brat Stop.


Explore Southwest Michigan wineries and breweries and see why the region should be on any foodie, wine-lover, and beer-fan’s itinerary.


The Midwestern cities of West Lafayette and Lafayette, Indiana, are home to Purdue University, but they also have much more to offer than a college experience. Check out these reasons to visit Lafayette.


Bruno's Pizza and Big O's Sports Room in West Lafayette, Indiana, is a must-visit if you like pizza, sports, and family-owned businesses.


Why you should visit this elegant and rustic winery in Lafayette, Indiana, featuring local and regional varietals.