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Birch Lodge and Motel – A 1950’s Time Capsule Motel In Michigan Part II

Birch Lodge and Motel – A 1950’s Time Capsule Motel In Michigan Part II

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By RetroRuth Welcome to Part II of our recent stay at Birch Lodge and Motel! If you want to check out the excellent time-capsule rooms, you can check out this post. But now we are going to be looking at the Lodge area, which has a fantastic vintage bar inside…

Birch Lodge and Motel – A 1950’s Time Capsule Motel In Michigan

Birch Lodge and Motel – A 1950’s Time Capsule Motel In Michigan

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By RetroRuth I am very happy to say that on our most recent vacation, we got to stay in a time capsule motel! This is a shot of our room in the very nice Birch Lodge and Motel in Michigan’s Upper Penninsula. If this seems familiar to you, we did…

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Curley’s Motel

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Curley’s Motel

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By RetroRuth Curley’s Motel, taken during our last trip to the UP in Michigan. This hotel was actually very cute!…

Your Journey Through The Canadian Rockies

Your Journey Through The Canadian Rockies

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by Andrea This past weekend, I came across an interesting little booklet from 1932 put out by Canadian Pacific, highlighting points of interest on your train trip from Calgary to Vancouver.  Let’s take a trip, shall we? Something to note – they apparently made different editions of these books for…

Vintage And Retro Fun in Tawas City, MI

Vintage And Retro Fun in Tawas City, MI

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By RetroRuth We took a mini-vacation a few weeks ago to the lakeside town of Tawas City, Michigan! We love this town because it has been a vacation destination for a long time, and the vintage/retro vibe is very well-preserved. If you saw my recent post on Marion’s Dairy Bar,…

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Pool Side at The Raleigh Hotel in Miami Beach

Vintage Snappy Saturday : Pool Side at The Raleigh Hotel in Miami Beach

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By Sara In AZ The vacation of my dreams……………. 1941 Pool Side The Raleigh Hotel Miami Beach from seller ihaveitall2…

Polaroid Land Camera Pictures : Vintage Neon Signs

Polaroid Land Camera Pictures : Vintage Neon Signs

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By Sara In AZ I promised a while back that I would show more Polaroid Land Camera Pictures from our trips out and about. We took all the pictures with the Land Camera that was gifted to us from Ruth and Tom. This camera takes such interesting shots – though…

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Having Fun With Morris Neon Sign

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Having Fun With Morris Neon Sign

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By RetroRuth Having Fun With Morris at the Plantation Inn!! From eBay seller dv33, to check out the listing click here.…

Vintage Snappy Saturday– Let’s Go To The Dunes

Vintage Snappy Saturday– Let’s Go To The Dunes

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By Sara In AZ I really, really, really wish Vegas could still be old school and kitschy like this……   Dunes Casino Las Vegas 1950s Vintage Kodachrome Technicolor 35mm Color Slide from seller acme_vintage_dry_goods.…

Reproduction Mid-Century Modern Furniture at the Hyatt in Minneapolis

Reproduction Mid-Century Modern Furniture at the Hyatt in Minneapolis

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By RetroRuth Sometimes it can be really annoying how trendy mid-century modern has become. Especially when you are trying to thrift or buy stuff at a garage sale and everything is either picked over or priced outrageously or just plain marked wrong. I mean come on, stuff from the 1980’s…

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