Grand Rapids, Michigan: Where to Stay, Eat, & Do!

Grand Rapids, Michigan: Where to Stay, Eat, & Do! In Western Michigan lies Grand Rapids, home of Gerald R. Ford and known as Beer City US of A. This city is bursting with trendy hotels, world-class restaurants, and breweries! Grand Rapids is a must visit when it comes to Pure Michigan! Check out my full travel guide of this amazing city!


River City.

Furniture City.

Beer City, U.S.A.

Home town of U.S. President Gerald R. Ford.

Do know which western city in Michigan I am speaking of? If you guessed Grand Rapids then you get fifty gold stars! The second largest city in Michigan doesn’t have renowned status of the Motor City. In fact, folks who live in Grand Rapids keep a two car minimum distance from Detroit and from my recent visit to this city, I now know why.


A few weeks ago some fabulous food and travel bloggers (Rachelle, Alejandra, Andie, Liz, and I) embarked to Grand Rapids to experience first hand what this historical and vibrant city has to offer. Liz who actually lives in Grand Rapids was our host along with Experience Grand Rapids. For 48-hours we were wined, dined, and pampered. To say that we became smitten with River City would be an understatement. So, follow along because you don’t want to miss this Ultimate Travel Guide – Grand Rapids, Michigan: Where to Stay, Eat, and Visit!

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