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Travel: Ohio’s First Vacation Resort

Randi Walle Randi Walle Travel: Ohio’s First Vacation Resort

Located in Ashtabula County on Lake Erie, Geneva on the Lake has been a vacation destination for over a century. In 1795, the Connecticut Land Company purchased the territory along the lake from the state of Connecticut, and soon a group of surveyors set out to explore the land. After months surveying and mapping the […]

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Explore Ohio: Amish Country

Randi Walle Randi Walle Explore Ohio: Amish Country

Driving through the winding, hilly roads of Amish Country, it is immediately clear you are no longer in the fast-paced city. Farm animals that us city-dwellers rarely get to see in person inhabit almost every pasture. Crops and plants fill the fields. Clean laundry hangs on clothes lines. Horses and buggies traverse the roads. A […]

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Explore Ohio: Mohican State Park

Randi Walle Randi Walle Explore Ohio: Mohican State Park

Although there are several great metro parks located in Central Ohio, sometimes it is necessary to travel outside of the city limits for a little adventure. Located 90 minutes northeast of Downtown, Mohican State Park is the perfect destination. With over 1,100 acres, the park is full of limitless adventure. Hiking trails, waterfalls, covered bridges […]

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Explore Ohio: Cruise the Roads on a Motorcycle

Anne Evans Anne Evans Explore Ohio: Cruise the Roads on a Motorcycle

When the weather is nice, a motorcycle ride is a nice way to spend the afternoon. Seeing sights you may not usually see by car, getting out of the city for a nice break, or cruising around some of the popular strips down High Street in the Short North, or along Grandview Avenue. “There is […]

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Explore Ohio: Travel to Yellow Springs

Walker Evans Walker Evans Explore Ohio: Travel to Yellow Springs

Where can you find multiple independent book shops, boutique import stores and back-to-basics coffee bars? Where do people roam the street barefoot between head shops, tattoo parlors and pizza joints? Where can you find great hiking trails and outdoor activities just a stone’s throw from the city? If you guessed Portland, Oregon… then you’re technically […]

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Explore Ohio: Travel to All 88 Counties

Anne Evans Anne Evans Explore Ohio: Travel to All 88 Counties

If you are looking for places to go, you may consider traveling around the state of Ohio. Zach Henkel, AKA The Captain, realized in the fall of 2013 he had visited 78 of Ohio’s 88 counties and then made it a priority to get to all of them. “I made it a goal for over the […]

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Explore Ohio: Tour a Brewery from A(kron) to Z(anesville)

Walker Evans Walker Evans Explore Ohio: Tour a Brewery from A(kron) to Z(anesville)

If you’re a local beer enthusiast, then you’ve probably already taken a tour of the brewing facilities at North High, Elevator and Four String. But it’s certainly worth keeping in mind that many of the other great microbrew businesses around our great state also offer brewery tours for those who are interested in experiencing something […]

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