Michigan is the place to be during summer. It’s a large peninsula surrounded by beautiful lakes w/ grand sand dunes.
Southern Michigan is quite commercialized and stronghold location of its state economy. Cities/places to visit: Holland, St Joseph/Benton Harbor, and Detroit.
Northern Michigan resembles Alaska in the summer/winter seasons. Cities/places to visit: Traverse City (Glen Arbor County), Petoskey, Mackinaw City + Mackinaw Island (biking, outdoor hiking, horseback riding…), South Manitou Island (camping), Sault Ste Marie, Whitefish Point, Porcupine Mountains.
A state w/ more than 10K lakes….over 6 years ago