If the finer things appeal to you and you’re seeking a bit of culture, Traverse City beckons you. Begin your adventure with Northwestern Michigan College’s famed Dennos Museum Center. From native art to local showcases and exciting events, there is something to engage everyone in the family. From there, stroll Front Street, hearing the waves crashing on the shore and feeling the sun overhead as you make your way to Traverse City’s finest pastry bakery, Sweet Tartlette. You will indulge with some of their famous macarons and be wowed by the selection of cakes, tarts, and other confections. Eat your treats in or take them on the go as you press on to the rest of what Downtown Traverse City has to offer.