The 8 Towns You Need To Visit Near Cleveland In 2018

January is drawing to a close, but we still have an entire year ahead of us. Many of us have big plans to tackle in the upcoming months, ranging from bucket lists to hikes and resolution-conquering. If you live in Greater Cleveland, you’ll have to make some time this year for a day trip or two, because there are too many spectacular tiny towns to pass up an opportunity to explore!

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:

These tiny towns are all within reasonable driving distance of Cleveland, and they are each unique and well worth the journey. What is your favorite destination for a day trip? Tell us in the comments below!

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