Grand Rapids, Michigan's second-largest city, is known nationwide as River City, Furniture City, and Beer City USA. Located on the Grand River and just 25 miles east of Lake Michigan, Grand Rapids is home to thousands of healthcare, automotive, information technology, and aviation professionals, as well as beach lovers, beer drinkers, art enthusiasts, and more. The city is thriving thanks to the creativity and dedication of its residents. The city was recently named one of the Top 10 US travel destinations for 2014 and the #1 city to raise a family.