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5 Underrated American Cities You Should Visit

Some cities have an automatic slot on any must-visit list, others are hidden gems. Finding those that exceed expectations is one of the best parts of traveling. Here are five cities that won us over with combinations of history, culture and charm. … Continue reading

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Kick of the Week: Milwaukee 2014

In what’s becoming a yearly pilgrimage, we spent the Columbus Day weekend in our favorite weekend getaway city, Milwaukee. Each time we go, we like to check out some new sights, so here’s what we’re adding to our recommended list for 2014. … Continue reading

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Kick of the Week: Milwaukee, once again

We’ve just returned from our third annual trip to Milwaukee, WI. With great food, beer and culture, and just over an hour’s drive from Chicago, it’s a perfect city to spend a long weekend. Of course, we revisited some of … Continue reading

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Kick of the Week: Milwaukee, revisited

Our favorites (in addition to those from our first visit in Oct. 2011): Do: Lakefront Brewery tour; Great Lakes Distillery tour Drink: Balzac Wine Bar; The Yard at the Iron Horse Hotel (both for their patios) Coffee: Alterra at the Lake (paddleboat rentals nearby!) See: Milwaukee … Continue reading

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Return to Milwaukee

Last October we made a spur-of-the-moment weekend trek to Milwaukee. We had such a great time we knew a return was in order, we just needed an occasion. Well I turn 32 on June 24th so we declared Milwaukee my birthday destination. … Continue reading

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Kick of the Week: Milwaukee

Our favorites: Do: Miller Brewery Tour, Pabst Mansion Drink: Bryant’s Cocktail Lounge See: Milwaukee Art Museum Eat: Trocadero (brunch); Coquette Café (dinner)

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