Detroit Was Just Named One Of The Best Cities To Visit In The World In 2018

We Detroiters know that our hometown is amazing. Despite the negative press we’ve received over the years, we continue to be proud of our Motor City roots. A recent ranking has rightfully placed Detroit near the top of its “must-visit” list, and we’re thrilled to see our city receiving the positive recognition it deserves.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Alright, fellow Detroiters: it’s your turn! What makes the Motor City such an amazing destination? Share your stories below. To learn more about the Lonely Planet’s 2018 “Best In Travel” listings, click here.

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