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10 Reasons to Choose a Historical Attraction Over a Day at the Amusement Park

For centuries, people left old worlds for a new life in Wisconsin. They faced unfamiliar landscapes and languages, learned to establish farms and communities, and blended the old with the new. Tucked within the depths of the Kettle Moraine State…

11 Gems in Fort Atkinson You Won't Find in a Guidebook

A true example of a perfect small town, Fort Atkinson is a destination well worth exploring! Located in Jefferson County, less than an hour from Madison and Janesville, Fort Atkinson boasts beautiful parks and waterways, a rich history, and…
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11 Ways to Fall in Love with Stoughton

Just a short drive from Madison, Stoughton has all the traditions, charm and appeal of a small town, plus big-city perks. Rooted in a rich Norwegian history, which is still celebrated today, the city continues to grow and thrive, making it an…

Johnson Creek: The Perfect Day-Trip Destination

Known as the "Crossroads With A Future," Johnson Creek resides about halfway between Madison and Milwaukee. Like it’s not‐so‐distant neighbors, Johnson creek has some big city amenities, yet it maintains a small-town atmosphere and charm.…

Top Picks for a Trip to Merrimac & Sauk Prairie

Tucked among glacial bluffs and set along the shores of Lake Wisconsin and the Wisconsin River, Merrimac and Sauk Prairie are hot spots for outdoor recreation and adventure. Despite being less than an hour from the hustle and bustle of Madison,…

Four of Our Favorite Wisconsin Main Street Communities

A community's Main Street is the beating heart of its town. It's the city's center, it's full of history, and it's a gathering spot for residents and visitors alike. In Wisconsin, Main Street communities are known for being friendly, charming…

10 Things to Do in Platteville

With rolling hills, beautiful farmland, rich history and a charming downtown, Platteville is a stunning area to both reside in and visit. Whether you’re just down the road or across the state, there are a few things you’re going to want…