Magnuson Grand Hotel Lakefront Paradise
Travel Blogs from Paradise
We arrived just after a heavy rain storm, set up camp before dark and rushed off the the Brewery restaurant for supper before they stopped serving. Enjoyed two delicious beers with supper, a stout and then an amber red. Next day hiked to see the lower falls and then the upper falls which are the 2nd largest waterfalls east of the Mississippi River. The beautiful rust and golden colour is from all the iron.
Tahquamenon Falls State Park near Lake Superior..Amazing park… best of the best so far.
On the way to the park we stopped at Point Iriquois Lighthouse on Whitefish Bay, Lake Superior. Early 1800's and one of the few remaining to have a resident caretaker.
We had really nice sites, large and lucky, again to be next to our friends, Ken and Denise. They have an ...
... between Mackinac Island and the closest mainland of St Ignace all winter and the few folks that remain on the island over winter use snowmobiles to get back and forth. The old Grand Hotel on Mackinac is still very pretty and we enjoyed a wonderful lunch in their main dining room. You can imagine back to the early 1900's when folks would go there for up to three months at a ...
... Inn Port of Miami by 12:15. We were given a corner room on the 10th floor - room 1001. Our view of Bayside is beautiful. Can't wait to see the big red tail of the Victory in the morning. Changed into shorts and sandals and headed to Bayside. Enjoyed 3 ice cold bud lights and an order of appetizers and walked around the shops before having one last bud light and heading back to the hotel for some much needed rest at ...
... about Lake Superior and the wrecks. The finale focused on the Edmund Fitzgerald which sank in 1975 for reasons unknown other than severe weather. The ship was limping in to port with only a short distance to go. Another ship, the Arnold, was communicating with the captain via radio. When the Arnold came out of the squall, the Fitzgerald’s lights were no longer visible and could not be seen on radar. Gordon Lightfoot recorded a song about the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility