Cleveland August 04, 2017
Why Cleveland Is The Best Vacation City In America
From coast to coast, there are countless cities that offer a charming atmosphere with plenty to experience. When you’re planning a vacation or even just a weekend of adventure, don’t fail to consider America’s North Coast as a potential destination. There is so much to see and do in the culturally-rich city of Cleveland!
1. Northeast Ohio is full of beautiful parks hiding an underrated and unique peek into regional ecosystems.
One of Cleveland's most enduring traits is the impressive string of public parks that preserve natural space across the region. Pictured here is Edgewater Park, a stunning stretch of trail to explore along 9,000 feet of Lake Erie's shoreline.
2. Museums stand waiting to tell you Cleveland's story.
Cleveland is a city of many wonders, and we've done a spectacular job of documenting their history. There are tons of
featuring everything from famous places like the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to oddities to truly underrated secret spots.
3. Cleveland beaches are stunning.
Our lovely lakefront parks feature some beautiful beaches that are actually quite remarkable. Our waterfront is beautiful year-round. If you can bear the cold weather, a visit during the winter unveils a remarkable frozen wonderland thriving on Lake Erie.
4. The shopping scene is pretty neat.
Shopping opportunities are endless in the best location in the nation. Whether you like to thrift, hunt for antiques, or just find something classically Cleveland, there is something here to meet your needs.
5. The free activities can't be beat.
You'll have a blast at our awesome
, such as checking out the Browns train, visiting Lakewood Public Cinema and Lakewood Public Library, or embarking on the "Take a Hike" tour.
6. Cleveland hides a cool botanical tribute to culture.
Cleveland's urban jungle conceals a remarkable park filled with cultural gardens that are free and open to the public year-round. Rockefeller Park is one of many urban gems in Cleveland, thanks in part to their 29 different gardens and luscious greenhouse.
7. Our landscape is fantastically beautiful.
Our landscape, from the amazing urban views to the breathtaking waterfalls, seems to have been created by the brushstrokes of an artist. The sights around Northeast Ohio are magical; an incredible visual journey through an underappreciated region.
8. Cleveland is overflowing with culture and you'll never run out of stuff to do!
There are so many things to do in Cleveland! Dash through the forest canopy on a zip line, experience and interact with history at Hale Farm and Village, or take a class at the local velodrome. Here in the CLE, everything is an adventure.
9. The city is lovely all year long.
Northeast Ohio is stunning in all four seasons! The area is made all the more magical by the palette of our vibrant autumn colors, beautiful blooming spring, hot summers, and the unique icy landscape in the winter.
10. Cleveland is, quite simply, amazing.
Cleveland is a great place to be. Those of us that are fortunate enough to call it home can attest to its beauty, history, and constant opportunities to experience the unforgettable. Adventure is out there, you just gotta look around Cleveland!
Never considered a vacation in Cleveland? Well, you should! The city offers so much, from natural beauty to man-made wonders. What are you most excited about exploring?! Let us know in the comments!