In a world where popular tourist destinations often steal the spotlight, it's easy to overlook the charm and beauty of smaller, underrated towns. These hidden gems offer a unique blend of history, culture, and community spirit that can't be found in more well-known locations.

Love Exploring got the memo when putting together a cool list of the Most Underrated Towns in Every State. They wanted to shine a little light and throw a little love on those towns that usually don't get the kudos they deserve.

"The USA's biggest cities are packed with energy and attractions, but to really get to know America, you need to make time for its smaller towns too. In every state, there are overlooked places, from chilled-out spots with an Old West spirit to chic villages packed with galleries and boutiques", Love Exploring noted about its list. 

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 What's the Most Underrated Town in Michigan?

On the list of the Most Underrated Towns in Every State, Owosso has proudly taken the spotlight for Michigan. Located in the heart of Shiawassee County, Owosso is a place where history meets modern-day charm. From its vibrant downtown filled with unique shops and eateries to the picturesque Curwood Castle that looks straight out of a fairy tale, Owosso is brimming with delightful surprises. Here's what Love Exploring about this Michigan charmer;

"A castle is the crown jewel of this teensy city in Michigan. Curwood Castle broods over the Shiawassee River, with towers, turrets, and all, and was once author James Oliver Curwood's writing studio. After you've gazed up at this fairy-tale fort, move on to the Steam Railroading Institute for your history fix, or take to the River Walk for a wander or a cycle".

A little bit of a 'royal experience' with its own castle makes Owosso a sweet hidden gem in Michigan something truly unique.

If you haven't taken time to check it out, the next time you're planning a Michigan adventure, skip the well-trodden paths and discover the magic of Owosso. It’s a hidden gem that deserves all the love it’s getting!

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1871 Restored Train Depot is Now Unique Michigan Airbnb: Look

Located in the village of Colon, Michigan, this train depot found new life when it was moved to its current location in 1993. The owners spent painstaking time renovating and refurbishing the historic depot piece by piece making sure to salvage the original doors and nearly all of the interior beaded wainscoting as well as all of the unique antique "window weight" windows. The 2 bedroom 1.5 bath "home" sleeps 5 guests comfortably amongst charming decor in every room. Keeping with the historical theme, visitors will find antiques, a stunning restored sleigh, and beautiful custom-made cabinets inside. Take a look!

Gallery Credit: Airbnb

Inside Durand's Historic RR YMCA Building

Take a look inside the historic Durand RR YMCA Building after its restoration

Gallery Credit: George McIntyre

Look Inside Granot Loma, the World's Largest Log Cabin Worth $40M

Granot Loma is a 20,000+ Square foot log cabin, listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Marquette, Michigan. It is considered the largest log cabin in the world with 50 rooms and a list of extras that make it truly unique. There are 50 Rooms (Including 23 Bedrooms, and 13 Bathrooms), and 13 additional buildings on the property that includes an indoor boathouse, and a private marina directly on Lake Superior. Built between 1919 and 1923, the estate sits on 5,000 acres. Take a look inside.

Gallery Credit: Realtor. Com

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