Ohio Local Customs

  • Dascomb in the snow 1959
    Dascomb in the snow 1959
    by grandmaR
  • Back of Dascomb 2004
    Back of Dascomb 2004
    by grandmaR
  • Dascomb from Pyle Inn 1959
    Dascomb from Pyle Inn 1959
    by grandmaR

Ohio Local Customs

  • Wildlife

    Not really a local custom tip here, just sharing this friendly doe in a Cleveland suburb accepting food from my hands in a very gentle way.

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  • Rudest people in the country, except...

    I personally think that people in Ohio (despite the fact its like its like 49th in people who go to post-secoundary education) have a major superiority complex thats profilerates more than a stinky Cleveland animal slaughterhouse. The arrogant and condescending nature of the people effects everything, for example, you go to resturant and complain...

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  • state symbols

    State Motto is: "With God, All Things Are Possible" also "Birthplace of Aviation"State Animal is the white-tailed deer.State Tree is the Buckeye (as in the nickname for Ohio, "the Buckeye state").the state seal: has wheat for propserity; 17 arrows because Ohio is the seventeenth state; Mount Logan and the Adena Mounds and the Scioto River with a...

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  • Visit Holmes County, Ohio, Amish...

    Holmes County Ohio is the center of the world's largest Amish population! The rural past is quite evident here, and the hospitality of the people is genuine.My advice is to visit the Holmes County Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau on 35 N. Monroe St. in Millersburg, OH (330)674-3975) to gather detailed information about the area.A real "must" is...

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  • People can get annoying

    Compared to Colorado, people in Ohio are like a bunch of annoying, rude people who just love to stereotype every thing.I mean the people are so rude and arrogant.Chicago greyhound people in my experiences are much nicer than people in OhioHere are some things about Ohio that would annoy any tourist, let alone somebody whos trapped on a 6 month...

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  • butterflies every year

    The Butterfly show at the Krohn Conservatory in Eden Park In Cincinnati was really fascinating although crowded. It is an annual event with butterflies flying freein the conservatory where you may walk about with a bit of nectar on your hand to coax a landing. The butterflies are from China, Philopines and central and North America . Fee is 5...

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  • Women in northern Ohio will...

    Women in northern Ohio will actually hold the door open for men! Very nice treat from a city boy from Washington, DC area like myself. The people of northern Ohio seem very approachable and easy to talk to so maybe if you want someone to converse with you while vising here should go ahead and do it!The high school graduation rate in Cleveland, Ohio...

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  • Cincinnati has 4 seasons... ...

    Cincinnati has 4 seasons... and often they come within the same week. Pack for a little of everything! Snow starts falling near Christmas and only briefly appears until February. Can be rainy in the Spring. July and August are scorchers! 90+ degrees plus awful humidity! Fall is the best time of year.

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  • Dumb Ohio LawsIn Ohio, if you...

    Dumb Ohio LawsIn Ohio, if you ignore an orator on Decoration day to such an extent as to publicly play croquet or pitch horseshoes within one mile of the speaker's stand, you can be fined $25.00.Women are prohibited from wearing patent leather shoes in public.It is illegal to fish for whales on Sunday.It is illegal to get a fish drunk.The Ohio...

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  • Amish people speak english--Don't stare...

    Amish people often do NOT like to have their pictures taken. Please be respectful. If you visit flea markets, or horse auctions and you see Amish people, try not to stare or talk about them as though they cannot hear you. (Yes, they do speak English!)

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  • Amish people do not want their...

    Amish people do not want their photographs taken. They believe photographs are graven images and thus forbidden by their interpretation of the bible. Out of respect for their privacy and beliefs, I do not have any pictures of Amish on this page or my traveloge photos.

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  • Just Like TV's Drew...

    Just Like TV's Drew Carey....Locals are now very proudof Cleveland and its new renaissance as I am.The Cityhas always been one of the Friendliest in the Midwestand Jokes about Cleveland nowadays are not popular.There are cabs all over the city that have had thefollowing slogan on their doors for the past 10 years.The slogan?...'I Like Cleveland'.If...

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