Motown singing legend Martha Reeves is no longer in politics – but that doesn’t mean she’s not trying to make Detroit a destination for more people.
Former state prison facilities in southern Michigan are becoming a hot tourist attraction where visitors can sit in cells and read prison rule books still attached to the cell bars.
The Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island turns 125 this year. And it’s ready to party.
Just in time for spring bedding plants, hanging flowering baskets, nursery stock and fresh Michigan asparagus, the 2012 Michigan Agri-Tourism Guide is now available online and in print.
New signs are directing people to attractions along the Lake St. Clair waterfront in southeast Michigan.
Tourism spending in Michigan rose in 2011 for the second consecutive year, a trend likely to continue as an improving economy trumps concerns about higher gasoline prices, analysts said Tuesday.
Last summer’s Pure Michigan advertising campaign motivated 3.2 million trip sto Michigan last year, where those visitors spent $1 billion at Michigan businesses, generating $70 million in Michigan tax revenue.
Dave Lorenz of Travel Michigan said they believe this could be a big year for winter tourism in the state.
Is Wisconsin taking a page out of the Pure Michigan playbook?
With Michigan’s summer tourism season in full swing, the Pure Michigan Facebook page has reached a record of more than 300,000 fans — the highest number of fans for any state tourism Facebook page in the nation.