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30+ Best Things to Do in Traverse City MI: A Local’s Guide

Traverse City is located in Michigan’s Northwest Region of the Lower Peninsula and is home to miles of picturesque hiking and biking trails, endless local breweries and wineries, miles of sandy shores along turquoise blue waters, and a quaint downtown life perfect for shopping, enjoying local restaurants, and family fun!

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Laketown Beach: Holland Michigan’s Serene Beach

Laketown Beach in Holland Michigan is a hidden gem of west Michigan. Smaller than most public beaches along this stretch of Lake Michigan, this Michigan beach offers some unforgettable views.
If you’re looking to explore some of Michigan’s best-kept secret beaches, you’ll want to add Laketown Beach to your bucket list.

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BEST Michigan Beach Towns (2022): Your Ultimate Guide to FUN

We ALL agree that Michigan beaches are amazing…but have you heard about our Michigan Beach Towns?

We’re talking about those spots just beyond the sparkling water and sandy beaches where you’ll find food, fun and memories…and if you’re lucky perhaps a glass of wine or craft beer and something fun to take home with you.

The very best beachtowns combine a little bit of everything: proximity to sparkling sand and surf; a walkable downtown area with plenty of fun shops and boutiques to browse and pick up a trinket or two; comfortable benches and/or a park to rest a bit; and some good restaurants or cafes to sample the local food.

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St. Joseph, MI Ultimate Travel Guide

Information and tips about visiting the St. Joseph, MI area. Find the best beaches in the St. Joseph, MI area. Find information about Lake Michigan beach activities and beach amenities in the St. Joseph, MI area and Lake Michigan area. Learn where to swim, eat, stay and play in the St. Joseph, MI area and Lake Michigan area.

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Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore: Ultimate Travel Guide

Information and tips about visiting the Sleeping Bear Dunes area. Find the best beaches in the Sleeping Bear Dunes area. Find information about Lake Michigan beach activities and beach amenities in the Sleeping Bear Dunes area and Lake Michigan area. Learn where to swim, eat, stay and play in the Sleeping Bear Dunes area and Lake Michigan area.

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Michigan Family Vacations: FIVE Top Spots (Your Kids Will LOVE)

There is no denying it: the freshwater beaches of Michigan were made for family vacations. Each summer, generations upon generations flock to the same beach they’ve been visiting since they were children – delighting in bringing their OWN children to frolic in the soft sand!

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10 BEST Quiet Beaches in Michigan

Shhhh…we’re going to let you in on some of Michigan’s best-kept secret beaches. These are the beaches that you only learn about if you ask a “local”… the clandestine spots that the people who live near these beach keep to themselves. Sometimes, those “in-the-know” will share this exclusive information with you if you ask really, really nicely :). We have asked nicely, and that it what we will share with you.

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