Are you hitting the holiday road this Labor Day weekend?
Labor Day weekend is upon us, the unofficial end of summer. Its also the last weekend for a getaway for many families. That was the topic for this weeks Whats The Buzz! Host Jason Carr was joined by local comedian Melanie Hearn, Blaine Fowler, the host of The Blaine Fowler Morning Show on 96.3 WDVD, and Jason Hall with RiDetroit and a new podcast called City Talks. Should you post pictures to social media if you go on a vacation because some people are shaming others for traveling during the pandemic?
Northern Michigan sees travel boom as flying becomes less popular
DETROIT With lots of folks taking a hard pass on flying, destinations up north are seeing a huge boom in business. Youre not alone -- many are looking north and popular destinations -- like Traverse City and Mackinac Island -- are busy, busy, busy. Mission Point Resort in Mackinac Island State Park put many things in place to keep its visitors safe. RELATED: Have summertime fun at Mission Point Resort in Mackinac IslandVacation rental services Airbnb and Vrbo are seeing a boom as people book properties up north. Some Detroit hotels are reopening -- The Westin Book Cadillac Detroit, the Shinola Hotel and many others are already welcoming guest.
9 inexpensive ideas for your spring break staycation
Spring break is right around the corner, and you may be dreaming of a fun family vacation -- but what if a full-fledged vacation is not in the cards or the budget? Spring break is typically right around Easter, which is seen by many as a time of renewal. An Easter morning hike would be a great way to kick off your day, so lace up your shoes and soak it all in. Spring break is a great time for a movie marathon, so queue up your favorite streaming service or break into that stack of DVDs. Hosting a staycation is a great way to spend the Easter break, especially if you can keep the kids entertained and happy.