Archive for February, 2011

Our Cities

Thursday, February 24th, 2011

Sometimes you have to do a little research to plan the perfect getaway. Allow us to help!

Harbor Country is located in the southwest corner of Michigan.

  • Michiana, the southernmost town in Harbor Country, is known for its quaint log cabins and famous landmark, a Signal Oak tree.
  • Grand Beach is famous for the Ernest Vosburgh Summer House, a Frank Lloyd Wright home.
  • New Buffalo, one of Michigan’s featured beach towns is full of quaint specialty stores and unique eateries.
  • Union Pier, home to Firefly Resort, is known for its unique antique shops and galleries.
  • Lakeside sits on the Red Arrow Highways and has cute shops and unique galleries.
  • Harbert is home to many fine quality antique stores as well as its most famous visitor and resident, Carl Sandburg.
  • Sawyer, home to Warren Dunes, is also known for its U-pick farms and two wineries.
  • Three Oaks is the most inland community in Harbor Country and has incredible summer festivals.

Take a little time to explore these communities further and then book your Harbor Country getaway at Firefly Resort!








Firefly Resort’s Top 5 List: Winters in Harbor Country

Thursday, February 10th, 2011

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, now’s a great time to reflect on all the things you love.

Here’s our top 5 list of why we love winters in Harbor Country:

1. Get Outside: When there’s snow on the ground, it’s time for cross-country skiing and with miles and miles of snowmobile trails, Harbor Country provides the perfect location for winter sports!

2. Blow on Dice: If you love the thrill of the game, come find Lady Luck at Four Winds Casino! With the interior resembling a romantic north woods lodge, there’s no place better for winter entertainment.

3. Tempt Your Taste Buds: From a nostalgic roadhouse and pubs to cafes and wineries, the culinary scene in Harbor Country has something for everyone.

4. Scenic Beauty: If you can brace the winter weather, get to the beach for a personal look at a winter wonderland! The sunsets across Lake Michigan are magnificent any time of year!

5. Snuggle Up: The charming cottages at Firefly Resort are a perfect choice for a romantic getaway.