The Perfect Romantic Vacation in Southern Illinois

The Perfect Romantic Vacation in Southern Illinois When you think of a vacation getaway, it’s not surprising that Southern Illinois probably doesn’t ring a bell. In fact, unless you’ve ever traveled here before, you likely haven’t even heard of Makanda. Truth is though, this part of Southern...

Trillium Trail Winter Hike

Trillium Trail Winter Hike Trillium Trail January Hike The Trillium Trail was on our list of hikes in the area and what better time to go than after a winter storm. The trail runs through a protected part of Giant City State Park and is usually considered one of the premier hikes for...