Around the Region

Explore the Midwest with stories and ideas that give you the best destinations across all the Midwest—Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin—plus tips for exploring bordering states such as Arkansas, Kentucky and Oklahoma.

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Enjoy a Taste of the Midwest at These Cool Pizza Farms
Pizza lovers, rejoice! Get your fill of cheesy deliciousness and revel in the simple pleasures of nature with an evening on a pizza farm. 
7 Vintage Decor Shops in the Midwest Worth Traveling For
Danish modern furniture, quirky taxidermy, neon signs—you'll find it all at these stores.
12 Editor Picks for Fall 2022
Get ready for the new season with a boutique campground in Illinois, prairie-inspired greeting cards, a DIY pistachio wheat stalks craft and more, all curated by our writers and editors.
5 Fresh Places to Eat, Drink, Play and Stay This Fall
Hot off the minds of Midwest travel writers: a fresh look at where to eat, drink, play and stay around the region.
6 Small-Batch Midwest Cideries Experimenting with Classic and Unexpected Flavors
Take a bite —OK, a sip—out of fall at these cideries producing inventive brews.

More Around the Region

12 Ways to Explore Scandi Style and Craft in the Midwest
Across the Midwest, artisans and shops make it easy to furnish your home in Scandi style—whether you crave mod patterns, heritage pieces or whimsical gnomes.
10 of the Coolest Houseplant Shops in the Midwest
These one-of-a-kind spots offer rare plant varieties, unique gifts, rental services, classes and more. 
7 Great Ice Cream Spots That Originated in the Midwest

With innovative flavors, fun mix-ins and downright delicious scoops, these seven shops shine in the Midwest and beyond.