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Why Are Some Michigan Roads Known as ‘Trunk Lines?’

Numbered highways in Michigan are officially known as 'Trunk Lines.' How did they gain that silly name what exactly does it mean?

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Do You Live in Kent County? You Could Go to Italy for FREE!

Did I mention its for an entire month?!

You could spend a whole month in Perugia, Italy learning Italian for FREE. So what's the catch...

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Is This the Best Hotel in Michigan?

Michigan has a lot going for it that make it an awesome vacation destination: great beerbeaches, food, festivals, and more!

But where is the very best hotel in Michigan? According to a survey of Travel and Leisure readers, it's in Birmingham.

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Megabus.com No Longer Providing Cheap Travel Through Grand Rapids

Cheap bus service to both Detroit and Chicago ended on Monday as Megabus.com changed it's routes, closing the route to and from Grand Rapids

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Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images
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United Airlines to Start Charging Customers for Overhead Bins [Poll]

Not having to check a bag when traveling has its perks, especially with the convenience of the overhead bin. However, that's all going to change for passengers who fly with United Airlines...

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This Guy Will Attempt To Travel From Florida To Puerto Rico In A Floating Hamster Wheel [Video]

A man has decided to become a real-life Bubble Boy, and although this story may seem a little strange, he's doing it for a good cause.

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Have to go to the Bathroom While On the Road? Use This Ingenious Device [NSFW Video]

Lots of people have issues with using public bathrooms, and then sometimes you're not near a rest stop while traveling. So what do you do? For most guys, this isn't a big deal, as they'll just pull over an whip it out to pee.

Ladies, how do you handle this when it's emergency go time?

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Take a kayak and see the Pictured Rocks from Lake Superior in Munising! (Kayla Kiley/Townsquare Media)
Take a kayak and see the Pictured Rocks from Lake Superior in Munising! (Kayla Kiley/Townsquare Media)
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No. 1 Most Underrated & Affordable U.S. Adventure Spot Is In Michigan

Yahoo Travel came up with a list of the most underrated and affordable U.S. adventure spots.  

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Woman Kicked Off Flight Because She Has Cancer [Video]

A California woman suffering from the blood cancer multiple myeloma was removed from a flight from Hawaii to California while she was trying to return from vacation.

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Grand Rapids Named Best City to Visit in the U.S. in 2015 by Groupon

Not only did Grand Rapids make it onto Groupon's list of top vacation destinations in the United States in 2015-- it took the number one spot!

Here are the reasons Groupon thinks GR is awesome, and the other cities we beat out!

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Girl’s Stuffed Animal Returned After Long Adventure [Video]

A little girl from Canada got a happy surprise after she thought she’d lost her favorite stuffed animal for good.

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‘Free Beer & Hot Wings’ Takes BMW 5 Sedan For Ride Courtesy Sharpe BMW [Sponsored]

"The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" took the show on the road this month, and Sharpe BMW provided the vehicle to get the crew there -- a beautiful BMW 5 Series diesel sedan.

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