Michigan Part 2: On the Road to Traverse City

Where: Frankfort, Sleeping Bear Dunes, and Traverse City, Michigan Trip Date: 6/18-6/20/17 We are (were) approximately here. The Michigan adventure continues. Last week’s post covered the first few stops along Lake Michigan. If you’d like to catch up you can find the article HERE. Frankfort North Breakwater Light After departing Manistee [...]

By | 2017-06-30T00:26:47+00:00 June 30th, 2017|History, Michigan, Travel|2 Comments

Michigan Part 1: A Lighthouse and Historic Ship Tour of Ludington and Manistee

Where: Ludington and Manistee, Michigan Trip Date: 6/15-6/17/17 The road trip so far. Ludington North Breakwater Lighthouse We finally made it to Michigan! And of course the first thing I did was find the nearest lighthouse. In Ludington, on the eastern shore of Lake Michigan, that wasn’t difficult. Ludington North Breakwater Lighthouse [...]

By | 2017-06-22T21:50:45+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|History, Michigan, Travel|0 Comments

A Pit Stop in Kentucky: Shaker Village

Where: Shaker Village, Kentucky Trip Date: 6/12-6/14/17 It is road trip time! Let me start with a couple of comments/observations/explanations. As you may know, I am on a road trip through Michigan. However, we have decided to take our time getting there, so this week’s post is our detour through rural Kentucky. Next week [...]

By | 2017-06-16T08:22:27+00:00 June 16th, 2017|History, Kentucky, Travel|0 Comments

A Drive Through Forsyth, Georgia

Where: Forsyth, Georgia Trip Date: 5/27/17 This week’s trip was just a quick afternoon drive through the square in Forsyth, Georgia. On the way to visit some family with my parents we made a short detour through town for some quick sketches and reference photos. It was a very quiet Saturday afternoon. In fact, [...]

By | 2017-06-02T11:28:14+00:00 June 2nd, 2017|History, Railroad, Travel|5 Comments