Cleveland, one of the most iconic cities in the American midwest and the second-largest in Ohio, offers a combination of rustic charm and pristine modernization. Here, it’s easy to immerse yourself in the local culture whether you’re interested in theatre performances or taking in the exhibits at a museum. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is one of the city’s biggest attractions and features unique architecture and memorabilia from some of the most legendary players in rock music history.

    Cleveland is also home to more active adventure spots, such as Flats East Bank, where the Cuyahoga River converges with Lake Erie, offering plenty of opportunities for kayaking, fishing and watersports out on the lake. The Cleveland Botanical Garden is a popular spot for visitors looking for a bit more color, as more than 20 unique gardens here showcase flora found not only in the local area but around the world as well.

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