USA's Best Trips - Great Lakes (PDF Chapter)


This is the Great Lakes Trips chapter from Lonely Planet's USA’s Best Trips guidebook.

The Great Lakes themselves are huge, like inland seas. Dairy farms and orchards blanket the region, meaning fresh pie and ice cream await trip-takers. Big cities such as Chicago and Minneapolis rise up and provide awesome doses of culture and entertainment.

  • Pick the right route with inspirational images and key trip highlights
  • Get around easily with colour maps and route directions in easy stages
  • Discover even more with detours, walking routes and ways to link your trips

Coverage includes: Four trips; see preview for details.

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