Traverse City is the largest city in Northern Michigan and rated by TripAdviser as a top vacation destination in the United States. A small town charm with big city activities. Downtown offers a big city shopping district with entertainment (hopping nightlife scene), shopping, dining, and coffee shops. A block away you have a marina and beaches on beautiful East Bay of Lake Michigan. Traverse City is known as the Cherry Capital of the World and has the 10 day Cherry Festival that has parades, Film festival, and many activities for people of all ages. Traverse City is located in Grand Traverse County and part of beautiful Leelanau County. Picturesque Old Mission Peninsula divides East Bay and West Bay, giving you two beautiful bays of Lake Michigan to enjoy beaches and tons of water activities. The natural attractions like freshwater beaches, vinyards, wineries, shopping, out door activities, and close proximity of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore makes this a vacation paradise.