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Walkable, riverfront towns where shops and eateries dot the blocks, with inviting stays situated near sparkling freshwaters. Places humming with low-key nightlife, where you’ll sink into comfort food, local pours, and warm conversation. Historic theaters and alluring architecture, pristine art galleries and polished museums. Buzzing city marketplaces and bountiful farmers markets.
Experiences like these fill every pocket of these six magnetic cities. But if you’ve seen one of them? You’ve still really only seen one. Because while unsalted freshwaters and unspoiled trails knit this nature-rich region together — each uptown, downtown, and edge of town adds its own signature splash of personality. Explore them all here:
When talking “bucket list” in the Great Lakes Bay, let’s tackle a biggie right up front: pack the bigger suitcase! Because here, you can explore six eclectic towns bursting with all from boat tours to craft breweries, artisan boutiques, antique shops and markets — including one of the largest farmers markets in Michigan!Read More +
Spend a long weekend in the Great Lakes Bay checking items off this bursting bucket list — and have a four-day adventure your family will never forget! Because here, it’ll be a toss up: who had more fun, the parents or kids?Read More +