Travel

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Reconnecting with old friends on a Windy City weekend

Published Nov. 7, 2019

So often when I travel, I go in search of the new and different. But, sometimes, it's also nice to check in on some old friends. That's what I did last time I went to Chicago for a weekend getaway.

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Spend the day in Cedarburg: Spots to eat, drink and while away the hours

Published Oct. 15, 2019

Film-goers will have a new theater to enjoy during this year's Milwaukee Film Festival Oct. 17-31 thanks to the addition of Cedarburg's Rivoli Theater. Of course that means it's a good excuse to spend a day (or a few) exploring the history, shopping and eateries in the area.

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Resuscitated Midwest Airlines announces destinations

Published Aug. 28, 2019

Midwest Express is back and plans to initially offer nonstop flights from MKE to Grand Rapids, Omaha and Cincinnati, according to a press conference held today at Mitchell International Airport.

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Your car can raise summer vacation enjoyment to a higher level

Published Aug. 13, 2019

AC and cruise control are ubiquitous, and vehicles are safer and more reliable than ever. But for an extended, soul-restoring vacation, the modern family craves creature comforts. To help you with that, local auto industry pros have some tips.

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Tee off at Wisconsin's top golf courses

Published June 27, 2019

With over 500 public courses across the state, there's no shortage of scenic spots to test your skills or just have some fun, all within driving range. Here's a rundown of Wisconsin's top golf courses.

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Plan ahead when vacationing with furry friends

Published May 30, 2019

Most long-time pet owners have a pretty good idea of whether or not taking their pet along on vacation is a good idea. But if you're a pet owner considering a long trip with your furry friend, here is some advice from the experts.

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A day in the Menomonee Valley

Published May 30, 2019

You've got one day to explore the Menomonee Valley and you're wondering where to go? Wonder no more.

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Donald Driver reps Wisconsin tourism and festival season

Published May 14, 2019

The Wisconsin Department of Tourism released its new summer advertising campaign showcasing Wisconsin's seasonal festivals and spotlighting Green Bay Packers and "Dancing with the Stars" champion, Donald Driver.

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Dublin, Ohio: A rainbow with a pot of gold on each side

Published April 5, 2019

For years, Dublin, Ohio was a quiet little gem about a dozen miles from downtown Columbus. Now, it is now a prosperous, growing community that has landed on The New York Times' 52 Places to Go in 2019 list. And it's an easy trip from Milwaukee.