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Getaway Guide: One-Tank Trip to Kenosha, WI

To get away from Chicago without going too far, few options beat Kenosha. Less than two hours away, discover everything from the origin of Jelly Belly jelly beans to one of the area’s best flea markets. Don’t miss out on the history of this fun little town on a one-tank adventure never to forget.

08/04/2012

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Getaway Guide: Weekend Road Trip To Detroit, MI

Detroit is so much more than cars and sad economic stories. This inexpensive birthplace of Motown is chock full of culture, promising plenty of playtime options to fill the weekend. Stroll the scenic riverwalk, enjoy the opera or just explore the area’s museums and historical offerings.

07/14/2012