Detroit Travel

Family Visit to Greenfield Village, Michigan

Family Visit to Greenfield Village, Michigan

Along with last month’s visit to the Henry Ford, we checked out Greenfield Village. This attraction was created around the same time as Colonial Williamsburg, but instead of constructing a new town, Ford wanted to bring actual buildings from different locations in America together to […]

The Henry Ford: American History Galore

The Henry Ford: American History Galore

Ford history runs deep in Detroit! We heard about the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation (know simply as The Henry Ford) and adjoining Greenfield Village before we arrived in Michigan this summer, so we were excited to check them out last month with the kids. The […]

Birmingham, Michigan Winter Markt

Birmingham, Michigan Winter Markt

On Sunday, we checked out the Winter Markt, another Christmas market in the Detroit area, this time in Birmingham, Michigan. Honestly, we weren’t expecting too much, but we were pleasantly surprised! The first booth we encountered was selling roasted almonds covered in cinnamon and sugar […]

Ann Arbor Christmas Market: What to Know

Ann Arbor Christmas Market: What to Know

Last night, the Detroit crew checked out the Ann Arbor Christmas Market (officially called Ann Arbor KindleFest), as promised in our last post on Christmas markets. Here are a few things we would have liked to know before we headed out. Arrive early: Even though […]

European Christmas Market Food and Memories

European Christmas Market Food and Memories

With the weather turning colder here in Detroit and Christmas preparations underway, we can’t help but reminisce over our favorite European Christmas markets. One of our favorite parts of the European Christmas markets was the food! Starting the last week of November and continuing through […]