Southern Michigan

Southern Michigan Travel Guide

Walk the school’s central campus to admire the mid-1800s architecture.

New Favorite: In the Dutch West Indies, Curaçao is celebrating a year of independence from Holland and has a new 36-year-old president, Gerrit Schotte, who's intent on turning the island into an eco-conscious and high-end destination. Years as agent: 18.

Choose from 52 varieties, including white chocolate almond.

Eclectic lounge. Brothers Jeremy and Daniel Haberman named The Bosco for their middle school playground.

Dinner and a movie go hand-in-hand at Birmingham's Palladium 12 Theatre. With the cost of admission, you get a movie ticket and access to a dinner buffet prepared by in-house chef Ian Forest.

Taste or pick the fruits—raspberries, cherries, peaches, plums, grapes—at the 150-year-old, family-owned winery.

At the lush, 123-acrepark, gravel paths wind past blazes of yellow, pink, and white peonies and the occasional reclining student. The “Arb” is also frequently the setting for Shakespeare stagings.

Charter a 38-foot yacht and experience the serenity of Lake Michigan.