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  • 1. Renaissance Center

    The Renaissance Center is located right on the Detroit River downtown - and it's easy to appreciate the size and flow of this waterway as you watch the barges float past. The Detroit River links Lake...

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  • 2. Eastern Market

    Have you ever seen such lovely eggplants? (Or "aubergine" as they say in the U.K.) Well, perhaps you have, but they certainly don't look like that at the grocery stores in the U.P.! Nothing beats...

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  • 3. Detroit Institute of Arts

    Visit this museum which is one of the largest in the USA. The permanent collection includes ancient art and artifacts as well as paintings and sculpture. This art museum is located at 5200 Woodward...

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  • 4. MARINERS' CHURCH

    As soon as you emerge from the Detroit/Windsor Tunnel, you will see on your left (west) the wonderful Michigan Historic Site MARINERS' CHURCH.The Plaque in...

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  • 5. A BIT ABOUT DETROIT

    The largest city in the State of Michigan, DETROIT is also a major port city on the Detroit River. North of my hometown of Windsor, Detroit is the only major...

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  • 6. WAYNE COUNTY BUILDING

    Located at 600 Randolph Street, the WAYNE COUNTY BUILDING contains the Wayne County administrative offices and its courthouse. Detroit architect John Scott...

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  • 7. HART PLAZA

    Located on Detroit's Riverfront, HART PLAZA was named in honor of Senator Philip A. Hart and is the site of many of Detroit's most popular festivals and events....

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  • 8. ST. MARY'S CHURCH - GREEKTOWN

    A Michigan Historic Site, ST. MARY'S CHURCH is located in the heart of Greektown. It is very beautiful inside and out. I went inside to take a peek and there...

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  • 9. THE GATEWAY TO FREEDOM

    In Hart Plaza, on the waterfront, there is a wonderful sculpture by Ed Dwight THE GATEWAY TO FREEDOM. What is written on the plaque in front of the sculpture...

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  • 10. Tiger Everywhere in Detroit

    Oh well, not the real tigers! If you happen to be in Detroit in Michigan, you will enjoy watching and taking photos with lots of tigers in the area of Comerica....

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  • 11. Border Tunnel - Detroit/Windsor

    The Detroit-Windsor tunnel is an underwater tunnel between the cities of Windsor of Canada and Detroit of the United States. It is the point of international...

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  • 12. Streets of Detroit

    My brief stay in Detroit gave me better impression of the downtown streets. I have not seen a lot but I can say that the street is wide and did not see any...

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  • 13. Detroit Skyline

    I travelled to Detroit from Toronto by car and took us approximately five hours. When we reached the border of Windsor and Detroit, I can see the skyline right...

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  • 14. Large automobile companies

    The Detroit area is home to several large automobile companies, namely General Motors, Ford, and Chrysler. While driving down the freeway in Dearborn, you can...

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  • 15. Underground Detroit

    Not that you can get there, I've never found a way, with one exception. But there are some major underground excavations that few people ever see.1. The Salt...

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  • 16. stupid talk

    97.1 Free FM is an option if your woofers & tweeters need a break from Detroit radio. The hosts are usually annoying and talk mostly about their personal lives...

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  • 17. LET'S JUST COME OUT AND SAY IT!!

    Folks from Detroit and the Detroit area love to talk about Detroit. We love to criticize as well as hope and the best blessings and worst cursings come from our...

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  • 18. Big Airport

    It's long and big airport. I made the mistake of walking to my gate. As I arrived from my flight from Singapore/Tokyo, I have the impression that my gate for my...

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  • 19. SO...THIS IS DETROIT?

    Detroit is made up of many different neighborhoods like any other city. Here are some highlights in the downtown areaDowntown business: includes GM headquarters...

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  • 20. DIVERSITY and a little history.

    The Detroit area is not just black and white. We have large Hispanic, Indian, and Asian communities. But in this seemingly racially divided city, we manage to...

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  • 21. Alienation in Architecture?

    Somewhere in the middle of the twentienth century, I think many architects lost the concept that buildings should be designed for people. There doesn't seem to...

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  • 22. Dive Bars

    Go to some of the dive bars. I only was there for two days, so I only got to goto The Kress Lounge on 8400 Michigan Ave. and a really cool bar inside a bowling...

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  • 23. A Boat Trip on the River

    The boat tour down by the Ren Cen (Reanaissance Center). Me & my friend were the only ones, besides a family of five, on the boat. The captain took a shine to...

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  • 24. Tiger Stadium

    I can't even begin to count how many times I have spent watching a ballgame at the corner of Michigan and Trumbull (the most fabled stadium in sports). I was in...

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  • 25. Detroit Zoological Park

    This excellent zoo has a miniature railroad to take you around if you get tired. And, boy, can you get tired here! This is a large zoo. The zoo is located at...

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