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[[Indiana]] lies just over the border to the south, and the eastern fringes of [[Chicagoland]] aren't much farther away.  Alternatively, to the north are a seemingly endless series of [[Lake Michigan Beachtowns]].
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[[Indiana]] lies just over the border to the south, and the eastern fringes of [[Chicagoland]] aren't much farther away.  In Michigan City, Indiana (the first town across the Indiana state line), the Lighthouse Place Outlet Mall offers discount shopping opportunities. Alternatively, to the north are a seemingly endless series of [[Lake Michigan Beachtowns]]. These include the much larger communities of Holland, St. Joseph/Benton Harbor, and South Haven.
  
 
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Revision as of 03:53, 28 July 2008

Harbor Country [1] is a region in southwest Western Michigan, on Lake Michigan just north of Indiana and a short distance northeast of Chicagoland. This small region features quaint towns, U-Pick apple/berry/pumpkin farms, wineries, and miles of beautiful Lake Michigan beaches.

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  • Harbert
  • Lakeside
  • Michiana
  • New Buffalo
  • Sawyer
  • Three Oaks
  • Union Pier

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Once a predominately rural area, in the past few decades Harbor Country has experienced significant tourist growth as travellers from nearby Chicago visit the area. The main highways of Harbor Country are lined with art galleries, farm stands, and trendy restaurants catering to this crowd. Many new cottages are also being built in the region due to the strong vacation home market. In addition to being a destination in its own right, Harbor Country is also a popular stopping point for vacationers heading to St. Joseph, Holland, or Grand Rapids.

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Indiana lies just over the border to the south, and the eastern fringes of Chicagoland aren't much farther away. In Michigan City, Indiana (the first town across the Indiana state line), the Lighthouse Place Outlet Mall offers discount shopping opportunities. Alternatively, to the north are a seemingly endless series of Lake Michigan Beachtowns. These include the much larger communities of Holland, St. Joseph/Benton Harbor, and South Haven.

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