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10 fantastic places to dip yourself this summer in metro Detroit, Michigan

The weather is finally starting to heat up, which means it’s time to get to your nearest body of water. Whether its pools, lakes, or rivers, there’s plenty of great places to take a plunge in Southeast Michigan. And if you’ve got toddlers, there’s also some accessible splash pads in the area.

None of the places on this list are more than an hour away, though you will need your passport for one of them (but trust us, it’s worth it). And you might also want to check out our list of the best hiking trails in metro Detroit.

Here’s your guide to the best places to swim in metro Detroit.

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The Finest Swimming Pools in America

The Finest Swimming Pools in America

Around this time every year, we experience a very particular kind of itch.

The kind of itch that says: Dip me in a chlorinated pool, then ply me with a cold alcoholic beverage.

Like we said: it’s very particular.

But because we’re slaves to these summertime desires—and we imagine you are, too—we’ve rounded up 15 of the hippest, prettiest, swankiest, booziest pools in the country for your consideration.

Some are new; others are classics. All of them are worth a look.

(So take a look.)

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Where to find the most pristine swimming spots in England

It looks like you won’t have to travel far to find a great beach this summer. England’s Blue Flag beaches for 2019 have just been revealed and the number of clean coastlines are on the rise. Blackpool Sands in Devon was awarded a Blue Flag this year.

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Trip Advisor releases list of New Zealand’s best beaches

Mount Maunganui’s Main Beach has been voted New Zealand’s best beach by readers of travel website, Trip Advisor. On Bay of Plenty’s tourism website it’s …

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