Travel Blogs from Escanaba
... stopped by the pub. When I left that first evening she told me to drive carefully, with the warning that "the deer are moving". Not something I generally worry about, but I was glad she mentioned it because they were indeed out and about,lurking by the side of the road. It's very rural out here.
Door County has two sides, the Bay side and the 'Quiet' side (or Lake side). Baileys Harbor, our home for the last few days, is on the Quiet Side. The ...
... didn't allow me to contact my possible warmshowers host until early this afternoon. Luckily, his profile says, 'text a day or so in advance (no phone number listed) or just show up. It's all good!' So I just showed up. His front Window was covered with a large Green Bay Packers blanket and the door was clearly only given a half-hearted single layer of paint. I knocked and he opened the door looking beyond disheveled with a slice of ...
We toured the Door Peninsula on Thursday and agree that it is the Cape Cod of the Midwest. Much like the Cape, there are tourists ,galleries, quaint, but crowded, towns and little public access to the water. One surprise was the prevalence of cherry orchards. Of course we had to sample them and they were delicious. We had a wonderful brunch in bailey's harbor where we enjoyed eggs Benedict made with a whitefish cake . We left Maribel Fri. morning and had a beautiful ...
We journeyed across beautiful M2. M2 goes right along lake Michigan. We stopped along the way at scenic points. We were inundated w midges, yucky flies. But then greeted by a lovely hostess at our escanaba hotel motel, the sunset lodge. Now enjoying dinner @ The Buck ...
... 2 theater companies permanently in residence out there, many restaurants, local events and activities, and artists of every medium, that create a real feeling of community. We could feel why people love living out there - even in the cold of winter. They are like a huge family and all look out for one another.
Some more photos of our days adventures...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hiawatha Motel Escanaba
Other places to stay in Escanaba
2415 North Lincoln Road, Escanaba | 1 star motelfrom $75
2635 Ludington Street, Escanaba | 2 star motelfrom $97
3600 Ludington Street, Escanaba | 2 star motelfrom $110
6386 N. 11th St., Escanaba | Motelfrom $48
620 N. Lincoln Road, Escanaba | Motelfrom $39