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I’m sitting cross-legged on my dented blue metal saucer, frozen in place not by fear of the plummeting snow track in front of me or by the chill of the wind, but by...

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Just an hour southeast of Chicago’s Loop, the Indiana Dunes area features wide sandy beaches, great birding and easy bike trails.
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Head to Santa Claus for family fun, or opt for exploring the parks and shops of Winona Lake or the architecture of Columbus.
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Before you spend the day along the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, fuel up at a tiny cafe that’s hard to find but worth the search.
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This 15 miles of Lake Michigan coastline, just one hour southeast of Chicago, feature towering sand dunes. Nearby Chesterton offers dining and lodging, but the attraction is the shore for swimming,...
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From Minnesota to Ohio, towns along the Midwest's Great Lakes capture the summer vacation spirit. Here are some of our favorite Great Lakes getaways, with tips on exploring each one.
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Here's how to enjoy Lake Michigan in winter, from climbing a frozen dune to indulging in all-weather gallery hopping.
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Explore Indy, and check out inviting small towns sprinkled throughout the state.