Midwest Weekend Getaways Can Be Anything You Imagine!

Breaking away to enjoy Midwest weekend getaways can be difficult but trying to find the best ideas can be even harder!

What does a great weekend getaway look like to you?

Some of my family's favorites are :

  • Visit one of the great wineries in the Midwest - The Midwest offers so many great wineries. One of my favorite weekend getaway is located in the middle of Missouri in Herman, Missouri. Herman has great local wineries as well as enjoying the beautiful bed and breakfast for a relaxing weekend. Also, located close to Herman, the Katy Trail runs through some of the best of the local wineries in the area.

  • Enjoying a weekend in the city- Enjoy museums, amusement parks, local tours, shopping, breweries, some of the best Midwest city restaurants and many more exciting activities that a city may offer.

    Explore what Chicago has to offer with a weekend getaway.
  • Spend a weekend at your local state park- The Midwest offers some of the best state parks. Locate a state park near you and enjoy the outdoor adventures such as hiking, swimming, biking, camping and a relaxing picnic with your family.
  • Plan a your Midwest camping trip with this great RVing information.
    With travel trailers, the sky's the limit. Your travel trailer has no boundaries on where and how long you stay. From an RV park to the backwoods, you can do it. Come on, let's go RVing!

  • Travel to some of the most architectural or historical sites in your area- The Midwest has so much history and beautiful architecture to enjoy. Just take a look around!


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See what great weekend getaways are in your back yard. Search for the best by state :

  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Missouri
  • Ohio
  • Wisconsin

Exploring some of these weekend getaways may give you a few ideas for planning a girlfriend getaway or ideas to add to a Midwest golf vacation with you and your buddies.

Spending time away from your busy life needs to be special, hopefully you have found some great ideas to plan your best Midwest Weekend Getaway!

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