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Weekend Getaways and Driving Vacations

Information about easy weekend getaways or driving vacations from the Metro Detroit area.

Driving Distances From Detroit
Whether your travel is for vacation or business, it helps to know what to expect in terms of travel time and mileage. Listed below are the Driving Distances from Detroit to various destinations across Michigan and the United States as obtained from Google Maps. The destinations are arranged by travel time from Detroit.

Pictures of Mackinac Island in Michigan
Mackinac Island - Pictures of Mackinac Island in Michigan, a getaway at a no-car vacation spot. Photos include the Grand Hotel, Mission Point Resort, main street, west annex.

What is Canada Day?
Canada Day - What is Canada Day? Long celebrated between Detroit-Windsor as part of the International Freedom Festival, Canada Day or Dominion Day falls on July 1st and commemorates Canada's birthday.

List of Michigan Travel Destinations
Michigan Travel- List of Michigan Travel Destinations, including vacations in Mackinac Island, the Upper Peninsula, Campgrounds, Detroit and beach towns such as South Haven, Grand Haven, Silver Lake Sand Dunes Area, Ludington, Traverse City, Charlevoix, Petoskey.

Photo Tour of the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island
Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island - Photo Tour of the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, including pictures of rooms, lobby, grounds, pool, drive, front porch and view.

Photos of Caesars Windsor Casino and Hotel
Caesars Windsor Casino and Hotel - Photos of Caesars Windsor Casino and Hotel, including pictures of rooms, lobby, rotunda, the Colosseum and Neros

Best Places to Stay on Mackinac Island
Places to Stay on Mackinac Island - Review of Best Places to Stay on Mackinac Island, including resorts, hotels, inns bed & breakfasts, and Condos for rent. You can stay overnight at the Grand Hotel with the longest porch in the world, Mission Point Resort, Lake View Hotel, Iroquois Hotel, Bay View of Mackinac, Cottage Inn, Inn on Mackinac Island, Island House, Market Street Inn, Metivier Inn and Condos for rent.

Romantic Getaways in the Metro Detroit Area
An evening getaway is a great gift for a special occasion. Whether your pleasure is a luxury hotel, quaint inn or unique bed & breakfast, you will find one in the Metro Detroit Area. All of the hotels listed are three stars or above.

List of Amusement and Theme Parks Near Detroit
Once upon a time, Boblo Island provided the roller coaster fix for Metro Detroiters. Since the Island went condo, however, we've had to branch out. There are a fair amount of amusement and theme parks near Detroit. They are ranked according to their distance from the Metro Detroit area.

List of Weekend Getaways and Vacations from Detroit
With gas prices what they are, it may be a good idea to stick close to home this summer -- or at least within driving distance of the Metro Detroit area. Not to worry, there are plenty of weekend getaways and vacation destinations from Detroit.

List of Vacation Destinations and Weekend Getaways in Michigan
Tourism is alive and well in Michigan. The Great Lake State has plenty of water-sport and sun-bathing opportunities, as well as a rich history. That's why there is a long list of vacation destinations and weekend getaways in Michigan.

Detroit Getaways: Wine Tasting in Niagara on the Lake
Wine Tasting in Niagara on the Lake, including basic information and tips.

Detroit Getaways: Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours in Niagara on the Lake
Information about a boat ride through a whirlpool and rapids along the Niagara River.

Detroit Getaways: Restaurants in Niagara on the Lake
Tips About Restaurants in Niagara on the Lake, including recommendations from locals, must sees and inexpensive alternatives.

Getaways and Vacations in Niagara on the Lake From Detroit
Detroit Getaways: Niagara on the Lake in Ontario, Canada

Weekends and Vacations to Niagara Falls From Detroit
Tips and information when traveling for Weekends and Vacations to Niagara Falls from Detroit.

Traveling to Canada for Weekends and Summer Vacations
Given our proximity to the country, traveling to Canada for weekends and summer vacations is a great option. There are, however, things to know, plan and expect depending on your ultimate destination. Here are just a few:

Canadian Goods and Services Tax Rebate When Traveling in Canada
Canadian Goods and Services Tax Rebate - Information Regarding Canadian Goods and Services Tax Rebate When Traveling in Canada

Tips to Avoid Cell Phone Roaming Charges in Canada
Cell Phone Roaming Charges in Canada - Tips to Avoid Cell Phone Roaming Charges in Canada

Currency Exchange and Banking Tips for Vacations in Canada
Currency Exchange and Banking Tips for Vacations in Canada - Currency Exchange and Banking Tips for Vacations in Canada, including information about exchange rates and debit cards.

Border Crossings into Canada from the Metro Detroit Area
Border Crossings into Canada from the Metro Detroit Area - Border Crossings into Canada from the Metro Detroit Area, including Detroit-Windsor Tunnel, Ambassador Bridge and Blue Water Bridge

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