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In addition to the magical Great Lakes, Michigan boasts so many more little-known outdoor attractions that belong on your bucket list. Look through these travel ideas to help plan your next adventure.
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California has Disneyland. Florida has four whole Disney parks. Nothing quite as extravagant as either of those exists in Michigan, and, honestly, that’s okay with me. We don’t need as much of that fancy man-made stuff here in the Great Lakes State. Our great state is home to a massive... The post This Jellystone Park May Just Be The Disneyland Of Michigan Campgrounds appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
This Jellystone Park May Just Be The Disneyland Of Michigan Campgrounds
California has Disneyland. Florida has four whole Disney parks. Nothing quite as extravagant as either of those exists in Michigan, and, honestly, that’s okay with me. We don’t need as much of that fancy man-made stuff here in the Great Lakes State. Our great state is home to a massive... The post This Jellystone Park May Just Be The Disneyland Of Michigan Campgrounds appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
With more than 3,000 linear miles of coastline, there is no shortage of great beaches in The Mitten State. Coghlin Park in Saugatuck, Michigan, is located on Kalamazoo Lake and is a unique place that charms locals and tourists alike! Here’s more of what you can expect to find at... The post Visit Coghlin Park In Michigan, A Hidden Gem Beach That Has Its Very Own Sculpture appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
Visit Coghlin Park In Michigan, A Hidden Gem Beach That Has Its Very Own Sculpture
With more than 3,000 linear miles of coastline, there is no shortage of great beaches in The Mitten State. Coghlin Park in Saugatuck, Michigan, is located on Kalamazoo Lake and is a unique place that charms locals and tourists alike! Here’s more of what you can expect to find at... The post Visit Coghlin Park In Michigan, A Hidden Gem Beach That Has Its Very Own Sculpture appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
One of my favorite hidden gems to share with people is hotel restaurants. When I suggest eating dinner at a restaurant housed in a hotel, I almost always get a weird look. Listen, though, I’ve eaten some of my best meals in a hotel restaurant. For example, folks can’t stop... The post Enjoy A Breakfast Of Champions At This Delicious Farm To Table Restaurant In Michigan appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
Enjoy A Breakfast Of Champions At This Delicious Farm To Table Restaurant In Michigan
One of my favorite hidden gems to share with people is hotel restaurants. When I suggest eating dinner at a restaurant housed in a hotel, I almost always get a weird look. Listen, though, I’ve eaten some of my best meals in a hotel restaurant. For example, folks can’t stop... The post Enjoy A Breakfast Of Champions At This Delicious Farm To Table Restaurant In Michigan appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
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The Historic Small Town That Every Michigander Should Visit At Least Once
Michigan is overflowing with fun and famous small towns. From beachside communities like South Haven and Frankfort to unique spots like Mackinaw City and Ferndale, there’s a quaint community in the Great Lakes State to impress every Michigander. But there’s one historic spot in our state that is sometimes forgotten... The post The Historic Small Town That Every Michigander Should Visit At Least Once appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
Nearly 100 years ago, the 1930s was a simpler time without televisions, computers, or smartphones. A time when everyone knew everybody and neighbors helped each other. Let’s take a glimpse into life in the 1930s in Michigan and what things have changed today. What is your favorite memory of growing... The post What Every Small Town In Michigan Had In The 1930s. It Was A Simpler Time. appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
What Every Small Town In Michigan Had In The 1930s. It Was A Simpler Time.
Nearly 100 years ago, the 1930s was a simpler time without televisions, computers, or smartphones. A time when everyone knew everybody and neighbors helped each other. Let’s take a glimpse into life in the 1930s in Michigan and what things have changed today. What is your favorite memory of growing... The post What Every Small Town In Michigan Had In The 1930s. It Was A Simpler Time. appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
It’s hard to imagine anything more scenic and charming than a garden. Fresh flowers, green grass, even a few fall leaves here and there — what’s not to love? Here in Michigan, we’ve got one such stunning site that draws in countless nature-loving visitors each year with its “secret garden... The post The Secret Garden In Michigan You’re Guaranteed To Love appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
The Secret Garden In Michigan You’re Guaranteed To Love
It’s hard to imagine anything more scenic and charming than a garden. Fresh flowers, green grass, even a few fall leaves here and there — what’s not to love? Here in Michigan, we’ve got one such stunning site that draws in countless nature-loving visitors each year with its “secret garden... The post The Secret Garden In Michigan You’re Guaranteed To Love appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
Did you know that Michigan claims to be the birthplace of the coney dog? It’s true and there is no better place to enjoy this iconic staple than a small shop on Lafayette Boulevard in Detroit — Lafayette Coney Island. This hot dog joint is a must-visit destination when in... The post This Restaurant In Detroit Might Be The Best-Kept Secret In Michigan appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
This Restaurant In Detroit Might Be The Best-Kept Secret In Michigan
Did you know that Michigan claims to be the birthplace of the coney dog? It’s true and there is no better place to enjoy this iconic staple than a small shop on Lafayette Boulevard in Detroit — Lafayette Coney Island. This hot dog joint is a must-visit destination when in... The post This Restaurant In Detroit Might Be The Best-Kept Secret In Michigan appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
The Upper Peninsula of Michigan is home to more than 300 stunning waterfalls. They range from delicate trickles of five feet tall to rushing waters falling over 48 inches. Spending a day hiking one of Michigan’s many waterfall trails could almost be called a state pastime. When the weather is... The post The Trap Falls Trail Is One Of The Best Waterfall Hikes In Michigan appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
The Trap Falls Trail Is One Of The Best Waterfall Hikes In Michigan
The Upper Peninsula of Michigan is home to more than 300 stunning waterfalls. They range from delicate trickles of five feet tall to rushing waters falling over 48 inches. Spending a day hiking one of Michigan’s many waterfall trails could almost be called a state pastime. When the weather is... The post The Trap Falls Trail Is One Of The Best Waterfall Hikes In Michigan appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
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Orchard Market Is A Third-Generation Farm Stop In Michigan Where Freshness Abounds
One of Michigan’s many gifts is its abundance of fresh produce. Our farmlands offer rich ground for everything from cherries to corn to blueberries. One market here in the Great Lakes State offers customers the opportunity to purchase farm-fresh fare in one convenient location, and you’ll want to stock up... The post Orchard Market Is A Third-Generation Farm Stop In Michigan Where Freshness Abounds appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
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The Greek-American Diner In Michigan Where You’ll Find All Sorts Of Fresh Eats
If you are looking for classic diner fare with a few surprising options and the iconic diner atmosphere, look no further than The Grand Diner in Novi. This small-town Michigan diner offers breakfast all day along with a full menu of other can’t-miss dishes. Whether you are looking to try... The post The Greek-American Diner In Michigan Where You’ll Find All Sorts Of Fresh Eats appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
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Don’t Let These Stunning Views Fool You, Hofma Preserve Loop In Michigan Is Actually An Easy Hike
Are you looking for a beautiful place to spend the day without exerting too much energy? We’ve got you covered. There are so many breathtaking hiking trails in Michigan, many of which give way to gorgeous views. If you’re eager to appreciate some of our state’s most marvelous scenery while... The post Don’t Let These Stunning Views Fool You, Hofma Preserve Loop In Michigan Is Actually An Easy Hike appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
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There’s An Arcade Bar In Michigan And It Will Take You Back In Time
Looking for a unique way to combine a night on the town with a dash of nostalgia? We’ve got just the spot. While arcade bars seem to be a trendy new entertainment option throughout the country, they’re not all created equal. One destination here in the Great Lakes State offers... The post There’s An Arcade Bar In Michigan And It Will Take You Back In Time appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
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The Mouthwatering Pizzas At Tivoli’s Pizzeria In Michigan Are Delicious Works Of Art
There’s a reason pizza retains its status as one of the world’s most beloved dishes. After all, when hunger strikes, is there anything more satisfying than digging into a tasty pie covered with cheese, tangy sauce, and all the fixings? One restaurant here in Michigan takes pizza-making to a whole... The post The Mouthwatering Pizzas At Tivoli’s Pizzeria In Michigan Are Delicious Works Of Art appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
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It’s Impossible To Drive Through This Delightful Michigan Town Without Stopping
Michigan is home to plenty of popular tourist towns. From Ann Arbor to Munising to Traverse City, our state is full of unique places to visit and explore. But there’s one town in the Great Lakes State that is slightly lesser-known, but no less charming. You’ll find it tough to... The post It’s Impossible To Drive Through This Delightful Michigan Town Without Stopping appeared first on Only In Your State ®.
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This Fresh Seafood Market In Michigan Has Been Serving Delicious Eats Since 1979
There’s nothing like fresh seafood making it to your plate the same day it’s caught, and you don’t need to be near an ocean to get it if you’re heading to this fresh seafood market in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Customize your favorite catch, cooked to order, at Monahan’s Seafood Market,... The post This Fresh Seafood Market In Michigan Has Been Serving Delicious Eats Since 1979 appeared first on Only In Your State ®.