iOS app Android app

Wisconsin Travel

18 Reasons Wisconsin Is The Surprising State You Need To Visit

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 12.08.2014 | Travel

We already know that the Midwest is the best. And the best spot to visit in this agri-fabulous wonderland? We've got our eye on one particular target:...

Things To Do In Madison That Are Both Fun And Free

AP | By SCOTT BAUER | Posted 08.05.2014 | Travel

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Nestled on an isthmus that's home to both buttoned-up politicians in the state Capitol and more liberal-leaning college student...

A Love Letter To Madison

Love Letters | Posted 08.04.2014 | Travel
Love Letters

The most magical of all gifts, however--that which I so desperately strive to recreate--is the sense of belonging I have to this city and its people. Nowhere else is mine the way those homes have always been. No doors propped so perpetually open, no isthmuses idly beckoning me back.

Door County, Wisconsin

David Landsel | Posted 10.24.2013 | Travel
David Landsel

During the fall season, when the colors really start to pop, this idyllic bit of countryside becomes one of the best places to experience a truly classic American autumn. Here are some very good reasons why you should go (and what you should do when you get there).

Where to Celebrate Oktoberfest in the USA

U.S. News Travel | Posted 09.10.2013 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

If a trip to Germany isn't in the budget this year, you can still partake in the merrymaking festivities closer to home. Here are seven of the best Oktoberfest celebrations across the United States.

The 'Airplane!' Directors' Amazing New Tourism Ad

Posted 03.19.2013 | Travel

What happens when you hire the directors of the classic comedy "Airplane!" to direct an advertisement promoting Wisconsin? Fish slapping, accidental t...

Wisconsin's Winter Wonderland Has Something For Everyone

Charu Suri | Posted 01.24.2013 | Travel
Charu Suri

Marathon County is filled with so much fresh powder, lodging and dining options that it is an ideal weekend vacation for both the rookie and advanced skier, and there are not too many places in the country that offer such excellent terrain for both levels.

Native American Art Classes In Wisconsin

Peter Greenberg | Posted 01.27.2013 | Travel
Peter Greenberg

When it comes to Wisconsin, there's more to the experience than cheese and those Cheesehead hats.

Hidden Gems: Architecture In Wisconsin's Tribal Nations

Peter Greenberg | Posted 01.20.2013 | Travel
Peter Greenberg

When people think of Native American buildings, they might think teepees or other temporary structures, but in Wisconsin native structures were always more sophisticated and designed to last.

WATCH: Native American Foods In Wisconsin

Peter Greenberg | Posted 01.12.2013 | Travel
Peter Greenberg

From protein-rich wild rice harvested in Wisconsin's lakes and rivers to grass-fed buffalo that provide the tribes with a lean alternative to beef, there are plenty of healthy and organic foods on Native American lands.

Splatter Alice Loves Madison

Love Letters | Posted 08.13.2012 | Travel
Love Letters

I love listening to Venus and Furs at the Wisco, the official birthplace of Madison roller derby, while chowing down on one of the best burgers in town.

HuffPost Guides: Cascade Mountain

The Huffington Post | Joan Bahr | Posted 01.13.2012 | Travel

Cascade Mountain in Wisconsin is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel offers ...

HuffPost Guides: Nordic Mountain

The Huffington Post | Holly Quinn | Posted 01.09.2012 | Travel

Nordic Mountain in Wisconsin is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel offers o...

HuffPost Guides: Wilmot Mountain

The Huffington Post | Cathleen Shaffer | Posted 01.06.2012 | Travel

Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel offers o...

HuffPost Guides: Tyrol Basin Ski And Snowboard Area

The Huffington Post | Joan Bahr | Posted 01.05.2012 | Travel

Tyrol Basin Ski & Snowboard Area in Wisconsin is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Pos...

HuffPost Guides: Alpine Valley Resort

The Huffington Post | Joan Bahr | Posted 01.05.2012 | Travel

Alpine Valley Resort in Wisconsin is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel off...

Coolhunting Weird Wisconsin Ep 4: An Undercover Rendezvous (VIDEO)

Posted 01.02.2012 | Travel

I can't divulge all the secrets of Milwaukee's Safe House. Intelligence would have me terminated. Or, at least, the owners would be miffed. I can t...

WATCH: Dear Frank Lloyd Wright, 'Up Yours Pal!'

La Carmina | Posted 12.06.2011 | Travel

If Alex Jordan were alive today, he’d be on the TV show "Hoarders". The Wisconsin eccentric wasn’t happy with a single tea set. He had to own a...

Dig In At The Walworth County Fair

The Huffington Post | Megan Farrell Fuchsloch | Posted 11.19.2011 | Travel

The Walworth County Fair was established in Wisconsin in 1849. It is held annually on 99 acres owned by the fair association and draws an attendance o...

Wisconsin Puts Cheese Tours On The Map

AP | By EMILY FREDRIX | Posted 11.19.2011 | Home

MILWAUKEE -- Only at an airport in Wisconsin can the phrase "half my bag is cheese" attract nothing more than a shrug. But in the Dairy Land these da...

Take Me Back to Camp

FATHOM | Emily Fiffer | Posted 11.16.2011 | Travel

The happiest I remember being was in Eagle River, Wisconsin, when I was 11 years old. I was barefoot, unshaven, grass-stained, and awkward as hell. Bu...

WATCH: Wisconsin's Weird Cheese Castle

La Carmina | Posted 11.12.2011 | Travel

Wisconsin cheesemakers like to play Frankenstein, churning out products in bizarre forms and flavors. Some of the wildest dairy experiments are sol...

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 ...

WATCH: Coolhunting Wisconsin: Bondage And Balloons At The Don Q

Huffington Post | La Carmina | Posted 08.16.2012 | Travel

My name’s La Carmina, and I’m a coolhunter. I like to think of myself as a pirate. Someone who sails in uncharted waters, searching for an elu...

Water Parks In Wisconsin: A Huffington Post Travel Family Fun Guide

The Huffington Post | Ashley Henshaw | Posted 10.10.2011 | Travel

Although it's a northern state, Wisconsin is a water park destination, particularly in the Midwest. Wisconsin Dells is home to a number of large water...