Veronica Bareman


Veronica Bareman, also known as the Hip Grandma with a Camera, is a travel writer and photographer from Holland, Michigan. After moving here 20 years ago and raising five kids, she’s fully embraced all that Holland offers. Veronica loves to wander with her camera taking photos and meeting new people. She has a natural gift for chatting and has never met a stranger who isn’t soon her friend. Find Veronica at and on Facebook and Instagram @HipGrandmaLife.


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West Michigan’s “Hip Grandma with a Camera,” Veronica Bareman, urges communities to explore their own backyards with her book, 100 Things to Do in Holland, Michigan Before You Die.

Veronica Bareman may not be on the payroll of the Holland Area Visitors Bureau, but the Tulip City could be hard pressed to find a bigger proponent than the “Hip Grandma with a Camera.” A free-lance travel writer and photographer, Bareman’s


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