|Gasoline (1 liter)||$0.95|
|Taxi 1hour Waiting||$21.00|
|Internet (6 Mbps, unlimited data)||$35.33|
|Loaf of white bread||$2.55|
|Pack of cigarettes||$6.60|
|1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff||$0.20|
|Combo meal at McDonalds||$6.00|
|Local draught beer||$3.50|
Just 25 miles from Lake Michigan there is one destination that is superb for an outdoor activities vacation and so check out those cheap flights to Grand Rapids for an action packed time. This is a beautiful city on the River Grand and has something for everyone to enjoy.
If you are a cyclist then Grand Rapids could just be your dream destination. Named as one of the best places for cycling in the USA, Grand Rapids is bike friendly with miles of trails and parks to ride in. Even the buses are equipped with bike racks. Another popular attraction are the jeep rides over the Lake Michigan sand dunes which are great fun. The Grand Rapids area also has some great beaches along Lake Michigan and where the swimming is good in summer. Fishing is another popular activity and there are salmon and trout excursions on Lake Michigan. Grand Rapids is also a great walking city and there are lots of trails to explore. Flighthub has the best deals to Grand Rapids and is worth a look whilst planning a bargain vacation.
Grand Rapids has some great museums too which are ideal for a rainy day. The Grand Rapids Art museum has a number of visiting exhibitions through the year whilst the Public Museum tells the story of this city. It also includes an exhibit on the excellent furniture manufacturing that has taken place in Grand Rapids. The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum is a celebration of the president who grew up in this city. In Grand Rapids there are some great shops to explore and several good craft workshops. There are events throughout the year from art festivals to night bike rides and the cheap flights to Grand Rapids are perfect for a weekend away.
Grand Rapids has some excellent places to eat with a lot of emphasis on locally produced food. There are regional specialties as well as international cuisine. Grand Rapids has a number of farms where tours of the orchards and food production is available and the local farmers market is superb.