They travel there often, and it is one of my Mother's favorite places on earth.
This Island is a flash in time. There are no vehicles on the island. It is never HOT so there are no air conditioners (or their noise) Gentleman MUST wear coat and tie, ladies must dress for dinner. What an amazing experience!
Then of course there is this
One of the most romantic movies ever! It was filmed on location. There was a HUGE big issue b/c the film crew wanted to bring vehicles on the island. Which they were eventually allowed to do! If you want to book the package and channel the romance of the movie:
Somewhere in Time Weekend
Arrive: Friday, October 16, 2009
Depart: Sunday, October 18, 2009
Breakfast and dinner daily
Thursday evening Welcome Reception
Friday evening reception
Saturday Grand Luncheon Buffet
Saturday evening reception
Special showing of Somewhere in Time Thursday and Friday evenings
Half-off golf greens fees on The Jewel
Special discount on ferry boat tickets
No tipping within Grand Hotel
$965 per couple
$299 per additional adult
Stay an extra night Thursday, October 15, 2009 or Sunday, October 18, 2009 for $129 per night*.
Subject to Michigan 6% sales tax, and $7.50 per person, baggage handling charge.
*Dates subject to availability.
So when my husband came across this in the grocery,
We had to have!
This way we too can be a part of Mackinac while they are there!
More pictures to come!
Thanks for dropping by Y'all!