Here's a hint...this award winning town is known for his amazing bay views and a certain small fruit.

A Northern Michigan city has been awarded with the honors of being called one of the best towns. This time the award comes from "Midwest Living Magazine" and after beating 11 other Midwest cities, Traverse City, Michigan is the winner of the  "Greatest Midwest Town". The cherry capital of the world beat out the following cities...

  • Medora, ND
  • Galena, IL
  • Rapid City, SD
  • Bayfield, WI
  • Put-In-Bay, OH
  • Nebraska City, NB
  • Lawrence, KS
  • Branson, MO
  • Columbus, IN
  • Duluth, MN
  • Decorah, IA

Traverse City has always held a special place in my heart. Spending most of my life in Northern Michigan, TC does have its tourist traps, but overall it is an amazing city that is one of Michigan's true gems. Here's a pic of one of my favorite spots in Traverse City I took a couple years ago.