Tourism http://wkar.org en Effort underway to build coastal Great Lakes trail http://wkar.org/post/effort-underway-build-coastal-great-lakes-trail <p></p><p></p><p>Throughout the Great Lakes region there are many wonderful biking, hiking and kayaking trails. Imagine if all these pathways were connected into a giant international trekking system, a <a href="http://www.mlive.com/news/grand-rapids/index.ssf/2014/05/great_lakes_coastal_trail_mtng.html" target="_blank">Great Lakes Coastal Trail</a>. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 18:24:52 +0000 Mark Bashore & Emanuele Berry 55759 at http://wkar.org Effort underway to build coastal Great Lakes trail Despite intense winter, Michigan tourism warming up http://wkar.org/post/despite-intense-winter-michigan-tourism-warming <p></p><p></p><p style="margin:0px;font-size:16px;font-family:Cambria">Michigan had one of the most brutal winters it has ever seen, and unfortunately its impacts are still lingering. &nbsp;As people begin to plan their summer travels, there may be some residual effects from this winter. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:16:01 +0000 Kevin Lavery 54959 at http://wkar.org Despite intense winter, Michigan tourism warming up Close encounters of the Airstream kind in Eaton Rapids http://wkar.org/post/close-encounters-airstream-kind-eaton-rapids <p>Recreational vehicles come in all sorts of sizes and shapes, but of all the RV&rsquo;s out there, none is as easily recognizable as the Airstream. Always metallic silver, an Airstream looks a lot like an airplane without wings.</p><p><a href="http://www.airstream.com/">Airstream</a> lovers from across the country are converging on Eaton Rapids for a weekend gathering called <a href="http://www.wakeupdowntown.com/">Urban Air</a>. Main Street will be filled with Airstreams, and visitors will be able to check them out and meet their owners.</p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 15:02:10 +0000 Current State 43640 at http://wkar.org Close encounters of the Airstream kind in Eaton Rapids Michigan’s tourism industry continues to grow http://wkar.org/post/michigan-s-tourism-industry-continues-grow-0 <p></p><p><em>Originally aired on April 19, 2013</em>.</p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, serif; font-size: 11.5pt; line-height: 16.5pt;">The state of Michigan saw an increase in tourism spending in 2012, most of which can be attributed to travelers from other states.</span></p> Mon, 20 May 2013 18:32:38 +0000 Current State 36142 at http://wkar.org Michigan’s tourism industry continues to grow Current State #70 | April 19, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-70-april-19-2013 <p></p><p></p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 20:39:33 +0000 Current State 34539 at http://wkar.org Michigan’s tourism industry continues to grow http://wkar.org/post/michigan-s-tourism-industry-continues-grow <p></p><p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height: 1.15; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p>The state of Michigan saw an increase in tourism spending in 2012, most of which can be attributed to travelers from other states.</p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 17:51:57 +0000 Current State 34536 at http://wkar.org Michigan’s tourism industry continues to grow