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.

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.

Looking for more fantastic reasons to love Detroit? Check out these awesome underrated attractions and curb you hunger at these longest standing restaurants in Motor City.

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