Traverse City isnt just about one thing. TC as most locals would call it has wineries over to the sleeping bear dunes. You can find upscale restaurants in TC to the local mom and pops shop. Airbnb has become a premium in TC as it has become one of the most toured cities in Michigan. Houses on the water have sights that most places cant beat but come at a premium.
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