12 Small Towns Around Cleveland Where Everyone Knows Your Name

A staycation is where one takes time off to explore the area surrounding their hometown like a tourist. It’s like a vacation, but at the end of the day you get to sleep in your own bed. There’s nothing like exploring Greater Cleveland’s tiny townsthe unshakable charm of small-town Midwestern life is captured flawlessly all across Northeast Ohio. Whether you’re planning a day trip or a week of day trips, there are so many delightful communities that are well worth visiting.

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/

The scenery of Northeast Ohio is truly splendid, but it’s the people that make these charming communities so enchanting. What is your favorite local place with small-town charm? Let us know in the comments!

If you’re entranced by the beauty of local scenery, you should check out these unique and beautiful local restaurants during your travels.