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Last Updated: 3/12/2013
Rummage sale season doesn’t start up for a few weeks. So for the thrill of the hunt, head indoors for some antiquing fun. Sentimental, conversational, or historic items, you never know what treasures you’ll find. Why not make it an all-day affair? Or, for our die-hard hunters, an all-weekend affair? We’ve outlined an itinerary, starting in Green Bay and ending in Oshkosh.
Last Updated: 3/8/2013
They say if you can’t take the heat, get out of the kitchen. We say if you can’t take the cold, get into the kitchen. Wisconsin has some of the best cooking classes and culinary schools in the Midwest. Whether you’re a beginner hoping to learn the basics, or a seasoned dinner host looking for new ideas, we have a few places to get crafty in the kitchen.
Last Updated: 3/4/2013
Relaxing by the fire might have been cozy as winter weather set in, but a few months later, the cabin fever has set in. You don’t have to face the cold – all over Wisconsin, there’s fun to be found indoors. We’ve picked a few favorite indoor escapes, from rock climbing to ballroom dancing, to get you off the couch and into the action.
Last Updated: 3/2/2013
Winter fun and Wisconsin go together like peanut butter and jelly…or Simon and Garfunkel (you get the idea). But now and then it's nice to slip away from the endless activity to a peaceful place where your mind can wander. Our Facebook fans weighed in on their favorite ways to find calm amidst the chaos of daily life.
Last Updated: 2/21/2013
February is Great American Pies Month. (Shouldn’t that be every month?) Well, we figured we’d embrace this very serious holiday by highlighting some of the best bakers and dough makers in Wisconsin. Here are just a few pies that we know will make your mouth water and your winter warmer.
Last Updated: 2/19/2013
Just 20 minutes north of Milwaukee is nestled one of Wisconsin’s small town gems. The cozy town of Cedarburg has preserved all the loveliest details of yesteryear. Even the most modern traveler will appreciate this tiny town (pop. 11,412). With so many beautiful boutiques and quaint cafés it was hard to narrow down our top picks, but we’ve managed to craft a Cedarburg weekend getaway that’s sure to please.
Last Updated: 2/18/2013
Getting out doesn't have to mean staying outside. Wisconsin has an endless supply of fun indoor activities. From historic theaters to downtown galleries, our Facebook fans and Twitter followers put in heir two cents. If you’re getting cabin fever, check out some of these suggestions:
Last Updated: 2/16/2013
Our grand prize winner is on top of the world. Or at least she’ll be close to it at Granite Peak at Rib Mountain State Park. Kerry K. of Kaukauna, Wisconsin will soon be lifted to the top of one of the most beautiful ski hills in Wisconsin after winning the ultimate skiing getaway from Travel Wisconsin and our friends at Discover Wisconsin.
Last Updated: 2/13/2013
Fish fries are a staple in Wisconsin’s food culture (right along with curds and beer brats). No matter what time of year, foodies flock to taverns, supper clubs and VFW halls to get their fix. Here are some of our favorite places to catch (get it?!) a great meal.