Hot Summer Vacation Destinations

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Spring break is behind us and that has a lot of people starting to think about their summer travel plans.  The Travel Mom is here with some great vacation destinations.



Beach and summer go hand in hand, and believe it or not, Michigan is the perfect place to enjoy beach fun in the sun.  It's called the Lake Effect because Michigan is surrounded by four of the five Great Lakes which provide 3200 miles of freshwater coast line to enjoy activities like stand up paddle boarding, kayaking, fishing and exploring some of Michigan/s spectacular lighthouses.  In addition to the beach fun, Michigan boasts loads of bike trails, more than 650 public golf courses and festivals throughout the year. is the resource to turn to so you can plan the perfect vacation that is just right for you.

Spending time with your family this summer while immersing yourself in some of the greatest stories ever told can be done at the Universal Orlando Resort. Universal is a complete vacation destination with two theme parks, Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure, The City Walk Entertainment Complex and four on site hotels. With a fifth one, Loews Sapphire Falls Resort, opening this summer.  Staying with one of the Universal Properties gives you perks and benefits from early access to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter to free use of transportation, like water taxis throughout the resort.

Plan your vacation

Whether you are taking a road trip from here to Orlando or looking to take advantage of low gas prices for a summer road trip, Bowling Green Kentucky is the quintessential all American vacation spot. Mammoth Caves are part  of the national parks, celebrating their 100th anniversary this summer and Corvettes are King in Bowling Green with The Corvette Museum and tours of the GM Plants where they are actually made. Roller coasters, baseball, cornfields and dairy farms are also available to round out your family vacation. is the place to get more information.

Where ever your summer travel plans take you, I wish you happy travels.

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