My husband, Dirk, is from Germany. He has traveled extensively throughout Europe, but had never been to the USA until we met. So, after the adventure of picking him up in Detroit(Read about the adventure here)I brought him back to Grand Rapids to spend his visit with me.
Dirk loves the outdoors, and loves to windsurf so I thought that he would really love to see Lake Michigan. Admittedly, I tend to take the beauty of the Great Lakes for granted as I lived near the coast line for about half of my life. But, I knew that he would enjoy it. So, on a very cold, windy, yet sunny October day we drove out to the lake shore to see one of the Great Lakes. I chose Kirk Park in West Olive, Michigan. It has some nice wooded trails to walk, a large sand dune to walk…
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