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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... I talked to the locals and found out the following: A Yooper is a common term for residents of the Upper Penisula of Michigan. It is derived from the initials U.P. which is pronounced you-pee. U.P. stands for Upper Peninsula, as opposed to the lower peninsula of Michigan. Yoopers make fun of Trolls. Trolls are from 'down below', referring to lower Michigan. Yoopers come from above the bridge, referring to the Mackinac Bridge, which separates upper Michigan from lower ...
A few miles into Michigan means EST, but at least Michigan roads are better that WI and MN! Thunderstorms here definitely get our attention..and rain!!! Yikes...puts Oregon to shame! The Northern Calumet and Keweenaw Peninsula revealed the first hint of fall colors on the tree-canopy over Hwy 26. Log trucks were loaded with maple ...
... STS with someone else in the museum!!
We stopped at a couple of monument markers . . . including where the painted center line on roads was first practiced!! We also drove by a golf course . . . where there is a cell tower . . . that was made to look like a tree--apparently the first place in the US where this was attempted!! We also drove past the docks where the ore carrying 'big boats' are loaded (and coal is off-loaded) . . . and Presque Isle Park. ...
... recommneded it last time; it is close to where they live, easy to get to, and a well-kept older property. The rooms are clean and quite large with extra space for bags, etc.
We got settled and checked in at home. Then, made our way to Nick & Connie's. We visited until 11:00 pm, then called it a night. We made plans for them to pick us up for breakfast, then visit some of the attractions, including The Yooper Museum in Ispeming!! We turned in.
OK we're back in the 21st century and have wifi again. Who knew there were places in northern Wisconsin that don't have Wi-fi! We are in St. Ignace Michigan, " yooper" country as the locals are called, meaning those rednecks that live in the northern peninsula and those who live in the southern peninsula of Michigan are called trolls. I guess you have to visit these areas to know these facts. The Mackinac Bridge connects south to north and is the longest suspension bridge in ...