GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV)- If the past year has taught us anything, it’s that many of us are itching to head outdoors and get our traveling on! Michiganders are fortunate to have the opportunity to create the perfect vacation getaway without having to travel far. Whether you hop in the car and cruise up North or spend the day in West Michigan, our state is overflowing with attractions, activities and scenic views to treasure. 

But what if you’re a globetrotter looking for a change of scenery this year? Maybe your goal is to explore another beautiful state or destination outside the country. Or, maybe you’re an adventurer in search of new local hotspots to check out this summer. Whichever type of travel enthusiast you are, Rachael Ruiz has fantastic suggestions to fulfill your urge to explore!

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Local spots mentioned:


449 Bridge St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504


Coming soon! | 129 Griffith St, Saugatuck, MI 49453