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Top 10 Things to do in Downtown Columbus

 Taijuan Moorman Top 10 Things to do in Downtown Columbus

Sure, a lot of downtown areas in major cities have the same attractions: bars, restaurants, shops. But Downtown Columbus puts a unique spin on what you can find in the middle of the city. Outdoor movie nights and the Columbus Commons, kayaking along the Scioto Mile, Broadway in Columbus at the Ohio Theatre and old-school gaming […]

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Top 10 Things to do in Clintonville

 Taijuan Moorman Top 10 Things to do in Clintonville

The Columbus neighborhood of Clintonville is located just south of Worthington and north of Ohio State’s University District, situated on the north-central side of Columbus. Historically, Clintonville has been the home of Columbus’ first zoo (in operating for just four short months in 1905) and Olentangy Park, an amusement park once boasted as the largest in […]

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The Top 10 Best Neighborhoods to Visit in Columbus in 2016

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Best Neighborhoods to Visit in Columbus in 2016

For two years in a row, The Short North has topped our annual list as the best spot for visitors in the city of Columbus. If you’re entertaining friends or family, this neighborhood should be your number one destination to show off the best of what the city has to offer. Whether you’re looking for […]

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CBUS Bike Tours Launching This Summer

Walker Evans Walker Evans CBUS Bike Tours Launching This Summer

You can already tour Columbus on a segway or in a van, and soon you’ll be able to tour the city on a bike as well. The brand-new CBUS Bike Tours business will be launching out of a small space at 92 North Front Street, starting in June. “This idea has always been something in the back […]

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Best Neighborhoods to Visit in Columbus of 2015

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Neighborhoods to Visit in Columbus of 2015

Where do you send friends who are visiting Columbus? To the Short North, of course! In this year’s readers survey, voters picked the city’s main arts district as the best Columbus neighborhood to visit. In addition to galleries and arts exhibition spaces, the Short North is also home to some of the best options for […]

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Columbus Hotel Occupancy Rates Rise, New 1000-Room Hotel Recommended

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Hotel Occupancy Rates Rise, New 1000-Room Hotel Recommended

Columbus isn’t typically regarded as a tourist destination, but that isn’t stopping our visitor numbers from growing steadily. Experience Columbus released a new report today that says that visitor volume grew by 200,000 people between 2013 and 2014 to a total of 37.9 million last year. Additionally, between mid-year 2014 and 2015, hotel occupancy rates […]

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Best Tourist Destination of 2014: The Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Tourist Destination of 2014: The Short North

For two years in a row, our readers have named The Short North as the top destination to take visitors while in Columbus. The rapidly-growing neighborhood continues to evolve as a visitor’s hub where some of the best shopping, dining and entertainment can be found in the region. The Short North is home to many […]

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