Mackinac Island is a one-of-a-kind place.
The remote island, located between
Michigan’s Upper and Lower peninsulas,
has a ban on almost all motor vehicles.
There are no cars on the island —
and instead, residents travel
by bike and horse-drawn carriage.
Bailey Janette moved to the island two years ago.
Now, the 23-year-old is going viral on TikTok for
sharing everything that makes her home “special”.
For one, she elaborates on the
island’s car ban, explaining that
“even our mail is delivered by horses”.
Additionally, the island is mostly a tourist hub,
drawing thousands of visitors each summer. In the
colder months, there are less than 500 permanent residents.
Many TikTokers seemed obsessed with the
lifestyle. “It’s like a dream,” one user wrote.
“Your life sounds like one of those
Hallmark movies and I mean that
in the best way possible,” another added