GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV)- When it comes to exploring all of the gorgeous scenery, delicious restaurants, and popular hot-spots that Michigan has to offer, Rachael Ruiz is practically an expert at finding ways to have fun without leaving the state! 

This week on eightWest backstage, Rachael’s taking viewers on an adventure by reflecting on her favorite local travel experiences. Tune in for an inside scoop on new ways to enjoy Northern and West Michigan like never before!

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