Battle of Lake Erie – another win for the US

Battle of Lake Erie – another win for the US

History repeated itself yesterday as the American fleet of tall ships once again defeated the British naval squadron in a re-enactment of the 1813 Battle of Lake Erie. Almost 200 years ago, a 28-year old Master Commandant Oliver Hazard Perry took on the British Navy...
Top Cleveland Restaurants – a city guide for foodies

Top Cleveland Restaurants – a city guide for foodies

For the first time visitor, here’s a quick list of the best restaurants in Cleveland, OH.  Cleveland is now well known for their fine dining, with great restaurants in Cleveland and its surrounding suburbs.  The Cleveland dining scene is quickly becoming a...
Island and Shore Fun near Cleveland, Ohio

Island and Shore Fun near Cleveland, Ohio

Less than two hours from Cleveland or Detroit, there’s an area on the southern shores of Lake Erie that has been attracting vacationers from around the world for two centuries. With a series of islands and lakefront locations, recreation opportunities abound....
Bluffton, Ohio maintains small town charm

Bluffton, Ohio maintains small town charm

It’s a short jump off the highway, but it’s a worthwhile detour when traveling north on I-75 in northwestern Ohio. About half way between Lima and Findlay, Bluffton, Ohio is a small community that still has a thriving Main Street. With a population of approximately...
A hidden gem on Lake Erie’s southern shore

A hidden gem on Lake Erie’s southern shore

Lakeside, Ohio is one of only four remaining Chautauqua communities in the United States. Tucked into the Marblehead Peninsula, in northwestern Ohio, this small community offers a perfect get-away location for young families, active couples or golden-agers. Arriving...