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Lake Michigan has been called the Cape Cod of the Midwest

Lake Michigan: 8 Perfect Summer Getaways

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Location: ~ Midwest Region U.S.

Story Date: 6/28/2019

Publisher: Budget Travel   

Author: Emily Manthei

It's one of the largest—and perhaps the most beautiful—freshwater lakes in the world. Remnants of the inland shipping industry that once dominated the Great Lakes can be found inside charming lighthouses and small-town historic museums, but today, visits to the shore of Lake Michigan are for swimming and sport fishing. City dwellers in Chicago, Milwaukee, Detroit, and Indianapolis know that Lake Michigan has a deep catalog of seasonal destinations, but for everyone else, it’s still under-the-radar.

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