Island Life

Behind the Magic of Mackinac: Members of Magic

MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. (WLUC) – “It’s more than fudge, horses and tourism. There is a vibrant community here that is here year round, and it’s like a big family. Bailey Manninen did not intend to make Mackinac Island his home. She came to the island for a summer job and …

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Capri and Procida: the story of two islands

In this regard, he did not disappoint. The window of our modest Airbnb was decorated with a typewriter because it was supposedly where Elsa Morante, the great Italian author, wrote her 1957 novel, “The Island of Arturo”. “The Procidans are gruff, taciturn,” Morante observed, adding, “The arrival of a stranger …

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