Lake Erie Love Blog

One of the Midwest’s hottest vacation spots, the region between Toledo and Cleveland provides an eclectic mix of historically significant sites, family-fun amusements, gorgeous scenery, and outdoor recreation.

A Family Spring Break Itinerary

Updated March 2022 Looking for something fun to do on your upcoming Spring Break? If you’ve got kids and limited funds, but still want an enjoyable multi-day getaway, consider Shores & Islands Ohio. Without breaking the bank on airfare and mega-resort fees, you can have an affordable family getaway…

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Enjoying the Great Indoors | Shores & Islands Ohio

Published January 2020 Since winter weather in northern Ohio can be unpredictable, we've compiled a list of indoor adventures available throughout the Shores & Islands region. So, don't worry about what’s going on OUTSIDE and get ready to have some fun INSIDE! Get Active There are plenty of indoor…

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Picking an Indoor Water Park | Shores & Islands Ohio

Updated March 2022 When the weather outside is frightful, many folks plan an indoor water park getaway to take advantage of toasty 80+ degree indoor temperatures, regardless of weather conditions. But how do you choose the right water park resort for your vacation? Allow us to introduce you to the…

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The “6 Kids Crew” Experience Some Lake Erie Love!!

Published April 2019 Recently the “6 Kids Crew” were invited by the team at Lake Erie Shores & Islands to visit the region and possibly reshape what we thought we knew about the area. To quickly bring you up to speed, we are a family of 8, with 2 boys (MJ 15 and Vegas 3) and 4 girls (Scoop 10…

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Kalahari Review: Third Stop on the Right

Published March 2019 This review is part of a series of guest posts reviewing the indoor water park resorts of Ohio’s Lake Erie Shores & Islands. Rachel Cunningham Ravis, blogger at Third Stop on the Right , recently visited Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, as well as a few other local attractions…

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Splashing into Spring

Published March 2019 Spring is in the air at Ohio’s Lake Erie Shores & Islands. Many schools will be having spring break before the end of the month and, before you know it, baseball season will start, birds will migrate north, and our majestic Great Lake will come to life once again for fishing…

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Castaway Bay Review: Kelsey and Co

Published February 2019 This review is part of a series of guest posts reviewing the indoor water park resorts of Ohio’s Lake Erie Shores & Islands. Kelsey Bunker Robertson, blogger at Kelsey and Co, recently visited Cedar Point’s Castaway Bay, as well as a few other local attractions, with her…

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Picking an Indoor Waterpark at Ohio's Lake Erie Shores & Islands

Want to learn more about our indoor waterparks? Follow along over the next several weeks as we introduce individual reviews from guest bloggers. When the weather outside is frightful, many folks plan an indoor waterpark getaway to take advantage of toasty 80+ degrees indoor temperatures, regardless…

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#TravelTuesday: One day in…Greater Sandusky

Sandusky? Wait a minute…I thought you already visited Sandusky for #TravelTuesday! You are correct – however last time we were only able to focus on those in the downtown Sandusky region. This week, we're seeing what else Sandusky has to offer when you explore the rest of the 44870 (our local zip…

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