Downtown Detroit for Beginners

Today I got to show my city to a newcomer. My friend just moved from Europe to Windsor. He crossed the bridge for the first time today and asked for some sightseeing tips. Detroit isn’t like New York or Boston where you can just wander around and be amazed by the scenery. In Detroit, visitors…

Night Out in Detroit ! 

Here is your plan for an evening out in the D.  1- CHOOSE YOUR EVENT  Whatever type of events you are into, Detroit has it ! Concerts, sport theater plays… RnB to classical Music, Hockey to baseball, Broadway musical and Opera… Detroit has it all ! Here is a list to some of my favorite…

Monster Jam in Detroit

Monster Jam is in Detroit and you should take advantage of it. This show is pretty amazing and should not be missed!  I went there without knowing what I was getting myself into. I thought it was place where crazy drunk people with a baseball cap shout at trucks dressed up as weird fantasies. Well…

Romantic night out in Metro Detroit – Plymouth edition

Plymouth has a beautiful downtown which makes the city an excellent choice for a romantic evening. Park your car at the free public parking in the city center and enjoy walking around this charming neighborhood. There are plenty of possibilities to make the evening romantic, but here are some ideas for a successful romantic  evening. …

Immerse Spa, MGM Grand Detroit

Who doesn’t like a spa day ? MGM Grand Detroit is a nice place to do go to if you want to take some time to relax. When you arrive at the spa, an hostess takes you through the facility : women’s lounge, changing rooms, hot tub, sauna and swimming pool. The decor is perfect, fancy…

Ski weekend in Nub’s Nob

1. Preparation Rent a cabin close to Nub’s Nob in Harbor Springs (air bnb, home away, Nubs Nob official website) Book ski classes  (nubsnob official website. Call the number they have on) Buy ski clothing on sales (DICK’s in Oakland Mall as great sales in January) 2. Road Trip Check the car’s wheels and oil…

Ski trip in Michigan

It is ski season in Michigan, so pack up your cars and let’s go! The true north is waiting! Where to go skiing in Michigan? There are a few good places where you can drive to, but you will need a weekend to do that. The ski resorts are about 4 hours away from downtown…

NAIAS – Cars, cars and cars…

It Is that time of the year and again, like Christmas, Easter, and Thanksgiving, Detroit celebrates its very own annual holiday with NAIAS, the North American International Auto Show.http://naias.com/ If you want to see what’s up in the world of Automobile, then it is the place to go. PUBLIC SHOW – JANUARY 14-22, 2017 Experience…

Board Games in Detroit

If you like board games, then you are in for a treat! Vault of Midnight is a brand new shop in Detroit and it is amazing. The team will give a full review of the games you are interested in. And if you don’t know anything about board games, just ask. The very experienced team…

Whirlyball ! Indoor Fun for Michigan Winter

So here is something different we tried: Whirlyball. I had never heard of that before, but it is a really fun activity to do. Whirlyball is a team activity. Each player gets a bumper car and a scoop to catch a ball. The goal is to put the ball into a kind of basketball hoop. I know…