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Wisconsin's Most Charming Small Towns to Visit | Posted 02.09.2017 | Travel

By Heather Kenny for the Orbitz Travel Blog There's so much more to the Badger State than beer, brats and cheese (not that there's anything wrong wit...

Why Summer In The Midwest Is Actually Awesome

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 10.15.2015 | Travel

The Midwest may not have the Atlantic or the Pacific or the Gulf of Mexico, but that doesn't mean it lacks awesome summer destinations. America's hear...

4 Tips for the Best July 4th Travel Deals

Travelzoo | Posted 06.17.2013 | Travel

Summer's here, it's time to celebrate your independence this Fourth of July -- without paying through the nose.

Water Parks in Montana: A Huffington Post Travel Guide

Seed | Posted 01.30.2012 | Travel

Water parks in Montana offer big fun in big sky country. The area offers both indoor and outdoor water parks so that families can play year round. Whe...

HuffPost Guides: Crystal Mountain Resort Michigan

The Huffington Post | Eliza Martinez | Posted 01.05.2012 | Travel

Crystal Mountain Resort and Spa in Michigan is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post ...

A Huffington Post Guide to Family Vacations in the Midwest

The Huffington Post | Sylvie Branch | Posted 12.21.2011 | Travel

Family vacations in the Midwest can be rewarding experiences or absolute disasters -- it all depends on pre-trip homework. To make planning easier, we...

The Little Hope For The Prairie

Pam Grout | Posted 11.01.2011 | Travel
Pam Grout

In the mountains, the beauty is obvious. Any idiot can see it. To appreciate a prairie, you have to slow down, turn over rocks and consider subtleties.

A Thrilling Day In The Midwest: Our Guide To Water Parks

The Huffington Post | Lisa Pratto | Posted 10.10.2011 | Travel

Water parks in the Midwest are a fun and rewarding way to spend a day with family, regardless of how old you are. In fact, plunging down heart-racing ...

Memorial Day Traffic Could Be Lighter Than Usual

The Expired Meter | Posted 07.27.2011 | Chicago

Simply put, traffic usually sucks for the Memorial Day Holiday. Considered one of the year's biggest driving weekends, the exodus out of the city o...

East Coast Blizzard Leads To Canceled Flights In Chicago

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The blizzard that pummeled the East Coast this weekend has affected national and international travel--and Chicago is no exception. More than 150 fl...

Weekend Road Trip: Autumn Harvest Fest In Wisconsin Dells

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Looking for a quick getaway? Pack a weekend bag and hit the road to the Wisconsin Dells' Autumn Harvest Fest. The fest takes place Oct. 16 to 17 and...

No Labor Day Weekend Plans? Get Out Of Town, Throw Some Cow Dung

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

This weekend, Chicago has a lot going on. There's Jazz Fest near the lake, the North Coast Music Festival in Union Park, a psychedelic art exhibit at ...