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Suttons Bay

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Address: Traverse City, MI
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Activities: Driving, Shopping
Description: An area of upscale shopping along a scenic route.

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Wonderful place to visit

The marina is very sweet ( possible long walking distance to the facilities, and they are not great). The town is sort of nice, but does not have a lot to offer

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
SheriTuz
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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

The marina is very sweet ( possible long walking distance to the facilities, and they are not great). The town is sort of nice, but does not have a lot to offer

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Detroit, Michigan
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52 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

A great place to wander and spend a few hours walking the shops, walking the dock and the boardwalk and generally enjoying the view of the bay on a beautiful day.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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23 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Very quaint little town on the bay. Amazing views, friendly people, unique shops and great food. We discovered it late during our trip to Traverse City, but will definitely return again.

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Kankakee, Illinois
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

We stopped here with family that has moved to The Traverse City area. They had gone past this beach but not been there yet. We really liked it.It is Quiet although there is a really nice playground for kids. There is good parking , a library in front of the beach, a nice Harbor and a watersport rental place that... More 

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Houghton Lake
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36 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

The shops are so cute and some are very unique. It's a great small walking town. Had lunch at VI's Grill. 1st time. Will be back. Had some amazing chicken tortilla soup. My husband had the whitefish sandwich and it was very generous. Loved the choice of local alcoholic belies.

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Dublin, Ohio
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Darling little town with the most awesome shops. Bayside Gallery was worth the trip itself...Very unique shops. Old town charm. Great shopping for just about anything..

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Minnesota
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59 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This was your typical little tourist town. Great place to bike to from Traverse City. And they have some really good restaurants to have lunch before heading back.

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Cary, il
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Nice downtown close to a park on the beach. Nice little walk about town to break up the m22 drive. Nice little bakery we enjoyed but can not remember the name (sorry)

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Chicago
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23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

The Traverse City area is part of the northern Michigan magic kingdom. Suttons Bay has good places to eat in the quaint little town, lots of boats from Chicago and elsewhere that go from one beautiful place to another on the Lake Michigan coast. Summer is tourist season and yet you seldom feel crowded or rushed or having to wait... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

A great place to stop along your drive! There are cute little shops and a great atmosphere. Very beautiful little town.

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Address: Traverse City, MI
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City

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