Family Travel

Kids playing at a museum in Lansing

Holiday Break Getaway Fun in Lansing

Looking to spend some time away with the kids during their holiday break? Take a trip to the state's capital for enriching fun the whole family will love.
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The Holidays in Traverse City

Traverse City offers a unique and magical holiday experience for families. Here, Traverse City Tourism offers tips on planning your trip 'up north' this winter.
Gemini and Top Thrill Dragster at Cedar point with a blue sky backgroun, a circle says 150 years in the front

Cedar Point Announces 150th Anniversary Specials

In honor of its 150th season, Cedar Point is offering a plethora of new attractions, features and specials in 2020. Here's a rundown on the family offerings.
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3 Amazing Frozen Waterfalls in Michigan

Want to experience the beauty of our mitten from a whole new point-of-view? Check out one of these a frozen waterfalls in Michigan – from Ann Arbor to the U.P.
A building in Frankenmuth in the wintertime with blue and white snowflake border

Winter Fun in Frankenmuth

There's plenty of winter fun in Frankenmuth for families. Here, a mom expert on 'Little Bavaria' offers her top five can't-miss cold-weather places and activities.

SMART Bus Helps Local Woman on Road to Motherhood

This West Bloomfield resident rode SMART's FAST bus from her fertility specialist to work each day.
A family looking at a display at a natural history museum

3 Natural History Museums Worth a Visit

Treat your kids to a little historic exploration and dinosaur excavation at these cool natural history museums in Michigan and beyond.
A shopping center decorated for Christmas

6 Holiday Day Trips in Michigan for Detroit Area Families

A short drive from southeast Michigan will lead you to Christmas villages and holiday experiences. Here are some cool ideas for holiday day trips in Michigan.

Why SMART Bus is a Smarter Choice for Traveling Around Detroit

The deputy general manager for SMART weighs in on why this option is ideal for metro Detroiters.
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Making the Most of Your Fall Visit to Meadow Brook Hall

Meadow Brook Hall in Rochester makes a great family trip any time of year and it really shines in the autumn months. Here are some must-do sites and experiences.
Two children making Halloween crafts in Flint

Fall and Halloween Family Fun in Flint and Genesee County

Looking to put a little family-friendly fright in your fall? Flint and the surrounding area are offering oodles of spooky opportunities for kids of all ages in October 2019.
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Sensory-Friendly Fun in Lansing

The state's capital city is a great learning destination for kids, including those with sensory processing disorders. Here's a guide to help navigate mid-Michigan’s sensory-friendly offerings.