Milwaukee Wisconsin Trip Round Up

Milwaukee Wisconsin Trip Round Up

Wisconsin had been on my travel wish list for long time. Primarily because of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin in Spring Green. And Taliesin was for sure the highlight of my trip, which says a lot as Milwaukee is heavily sprinkled with great breweries. Don’t worry I got my brewery tours … Continue reading

MillerCoors Brewery Tour, Milwaukee Wisconsin

MillerCoors Brewery Tour, Milwaukee Wisconsin

Want to hear something strange? I didn’t know Miller and Coors had combined forces and became one. Sure they’re still kicking out their own brews respectively… but get this – they merged back in 2008. Are you shocked? Because I still am. Most embarrassingly for me, it’s been 6 years … Continue reading

Pabst Mansion Tour, Milwaukee Wisconsin

Pabst Mansion Tour, Milwaukee Wisconsin

Milwaukee is known for being a town with a rich history of beer with Pabst probably being one of the better known breweries to come out of Milwaukee. Although Pabst has been around since the late 1880’s, Pabst’s history actually started about 40 years earlier. In 1844 a German immigrant … Continue reading

The Brewhouse Inn and Suites, Milwaukee Wisconsin

The Brewhouse Inn and Suites, Milwaukee Wisconsin

Probably one of the more interesting spots I saw while in Milwaukee was The Brewery Neighborhood. You can probably guess my appeal to the area. I arrived later in the evening and darkness had already saturated the area, limiting what I could see of my surroundings other than a neon … Continue reading

Treachery, Deceit and Murder! Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin, Spring Green Wisconsin

Treachery, Deceit and Murder!  Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin, Spring Green Wisconsin

There are no secrets about what kind of person Frank Lloyd Wright was. He was demanding, headstrong and always “Wright”. He was also well ahead of his time, innovative and an amazing architect. I consider myself a Wright fan, not to the point that I correct docents while on tours … Continue reading

Lakefront Brewery, Milwaukee Wisconsin

Lakefront Brewery, Milwaukee Wisconsin

The thing about brewery tours is that sometimes people take themselves WAY to seriously. At Lakefront this is not the case. I walked into the large beer hall and found myself a spot at the bar. To familiarize myself with their beer I ordered a taster plate. Since I was … Continue reading