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Travel Blog

Six respected travel writers contribute to our My Experience Grand Rapids blog, sharing their adventures in and impressions of our fair city. They write about art, food, music, family playcations and whatever else strikes their fancy.

The blog is a great place to uncover unique story angles. We also welcome Guest Bloggers who want to share their Grand Rapids experience.


My Experience Grand Rapids Blog

What’s New for Restaurant Week Grand Rapids

The Grand Rapids area is gearing up for its 11 th annual Restaurant Week GR...

Experience GR Team
August 3, 2020
Summertime in the Grand Outdoors

While Grand Rapids visitors and residents have always embraced the great outdoors, this summer, as we deal with...

Kirsetin Morello
July 30, 2020
How to Safely Experience Grand Rapids With Family

Summer is in full swing in Grand Rapids and you’re probably wondering what you can do with the family. While some...

Sasha Wolff
July 24, 2020
What to Experience in Downtown Grand Rapids

As restaurants and retailers are opening and welcoming customers, shopping and dining look different as businesses...

Amy Busse
July 23, 2020
New Summer Experiences in Grand Rapids

Summer in Grand Rapids is always a great time to enjoy new experiences. While this summer may look a little different...

Amy Busse
July 21, 2020
Here's What You Need to Know About Dining in the Grand Rapids Area

After months of cooking every meal, or treating yourself to takeout, you were probably thrilled when the governor’s...

Experience GR Team
July 13, 2020
Enjoying Craft Beverages as Grand Rapids Businesses Reopen

If you’ve been craving the craft beverage scene around Grand Rapids during these past few months of seclusion, you’re in...

Matthew Makowski
June 25, 2020
Locally Owned & Operated LGBTQ+ Businesses to Check Out

With COVID-19 putting a halt to many pride celebrations around the world, Grand Rapids included, you may be looking for...

Rick Jensen
June 18, 2020