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Here's a cool article we did on our trip to the Two Hearted River. Enjoyed some namesake beer while we were there. Great spot with amazing views and peaceful atmosphere you can't beat. http://travelthemitten.com/landmarks/a-trip-to-michigans-two-hearted-river-with-bells-two-hearted-ale/
We first made the trip back to the mouth of the Two Hearted River in June of 2012, less than a month after the Duck…
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In honor of Ernest Hemingway's birthday, here's an old picture of the Fox River, a place he spent some time at. http://travelthemitten.com/roadside-attractions/michigan-roadside-attractions-hemingway-fished-here-marker-east-branch-of-the-fox-river/
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The latest in our Michigan Craft Beer Month Series. A look at 14 Northwest Michigan Breweries to Check Out. http://travelthemitten.com/breweries/14-northwest-michigan-breweries-you-should-check-out-for-michigan-craft-beer-month/
Michigan Craft Beer Month 2015 is only a little more than half over, which still gives you plenty of time to get out and support…
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We continue to celebrate and profile breweries during Michigan Craft Beer Month at Travel the Mitten. Our latest was 10 breweries in Grand Rapids to check out. http://travelthemitten.com/breweries/10-grand-rapids-breweries-to-check-out-for-michigan-craft-beer-month/
July is Michigan Craft Beer Month, and if you're looking to head out and celebrate by visiting one of Michigan's more than 200 breweries, Beer…
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Tried any of the breweries in the Upper Peninsula? Here's our six favorite featured at Travel the Mitten. What's your favorite UP beer or brewery? http://travelthemitten.com/breweries/six-upper-peninsula-breweries-you-should-check-out-for-michigan-craft-beer-month/
July is Michigan Craft Beer Month, and Travel The Mitten would like to remind you that just because your vacation takes you north of the…
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I shared a photo awhile back of the Bell's Two Hearted can at the mouth of the Two Hearted River. Here's the story that goes with that trip. Pretty cool trip for a beer fan to get the experience and makes for some great photos too of course. http://travelthemitten.com/landmarks/a-trip-to-michigans-two-hearted-river-with-bells-two-hearted-ale/
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Wishing a happy birthday to Ernest Hemingway today (born July 21, 1899). To celebrate here's a look back at our post on the Fox River, a place used as the inspiration in one of his stories. http://travelthemitten.com/roadside-attractions/michigan-roadside-attractions-hemingway-fished-here-marker-east-branch-of-the-fox-river/
In 2013, the Michigan Hemingway Society placed a historical marker next to the East Branch of the Fox River near Seney, Michigan to commemorate the…
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In honor of Ernest Hemingway's birthday today, here's our post on the Fox River. This is a place Hemingway spent some time and even used in one of his stories (although he changed the name). #PureMichigan   #906Life  http://travelthemitten.com/roadside-attractions/michigan-roadside-attractions-hemingway-fished-here-marker-east-branch-of-the-fox-river/
In 2013, the Michigan Hemingway Society placed a historical marker next to the East Branch of the Fox River near Seney, Michigan to commemorate the…
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Detroit Zoo offering free virtual tours through Pure Michigan partnership. http://travelthemitten.com/zoos/visit-the-detroit-zoo-free-online-friday-with-pure-michigan-virtual-tour/
This Friday July 17th, you have the chance to visit the Detroit Zoo for free from the comfort of your own home. The zoo has…
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July is Michigan Craft Beer Month. Here's 10 Gems From Grand Rapids, my Hometown.  #MIBeer   #CraftBeer  
July is Michigan Craft Beer Month, and if you're looking to head out and celebrate by visiting one of Michigan's more than 200 breweries, Beer…
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The number of breweries in the Upper Peninsula is growing. We shared our six favorite people need to check out. Upper Hand still one of my favorites after getting a grand tour and trying their beers. What's everyone's favorite UP beer or brewery? http://travelthemitten.com/breweries/six-upper-peninsula-breweries-you-should-check-out-for-michigan-craft-beer-month/
July is Michigan Craft Beer Month, and Travel The Mitten would like to remind you that just because your vacation takes you north of the…
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