Before the invention of the printing press, curious citizens were forced to rely on cross-country games of telephone in order to stay abreast of the latest news and lifestyle trends. Get the message without the mumbling middle-men with today’s Groupon: for $6, you get a one-year subscription to Lake Erie Living magazine, which includes the annual Lake Erie Travel Guide and two issues of Long Weekends (a $12.95 value). This Groupon expires in three months.
Lake Erie Living magazine highlights the best restaurants, wineries, attractions, and interior-decorating tips that the Lake Erie region has to offer. Through engaging articles, crisp images, and an occasional mad lib, the publication spotlights travel, events, and human-interest stories occurring in the coastal communities reaching from Michigan all the way to Ontario. Its information-packed pages proffer insider tips on a variety of topics, such as which herbs to plant for summer and which festivals to attend, as well as a home and garden section featuring eye-catching photo spreads of sprawling mansions, cozy clapboard cottages, and the stories behind a variety of waterfront abodes. Discover the best nearby beaches for biking, birding, and camping, or plan your next spring-break trip with the magazine's “Spring Break on the Lake” flowchart––an easy way to find a trip that matches your family's unique interests, personalities, and love of high-stakes antiquing.
Plan future eating-and-drinking outings by flipping through the monthly restaurant reviews of upscale eateries and beachside cafés, or delve into entertaining stories about the start-up of recently opened Lake Erie wineries. The included travel guide provides a helpful guide for out-of-towners looking to book a trip and is broken down by region––showcasing the best seasonal sights whether you’re a native Central Ohioan looking to visit Pennsylvania or an Eastern New Yorker daring to brave the undomesticated wilds outside of Albany.
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Lake Erie Living's pages showcase the people, places, and events in the communities dotting the shore of Lake Erie, from Michigan, Ohio, and Pennsylvania to New York and Ontario. Features regularly explore famous lakeside mansions and island cottages, and reviews mine the menus of excellent restaurants in cities and the countryside. Amid its tips on decoration, new lakefront adventures, or etiquette for interacting with ancient lake monsters, the magazine also devotes an article to a new winery each month.
The magazine's recurring monthly features includes "Lake Erie Lives," which highlights a unique Lake Erie resident, such as Elisa Guida, a two-time cancer survivor who raises money for cancer patients by crafting jewelry from guitar strings donated by famous musicians. Readers keep a finger on the pulse of the lake's culture and lifestyles with other recurring features such as "Great Homes Realty," "Weekend Getaway," and "Hidden Treasures," which points readers to the most underrated shopping spots along Lake Erie.