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You ever wondered why there was a city named after one of the most famous explorers, Christopher Columbus? Well, neither do we, but here we are with Columbus, Ohio! Otherwise known as the Discovery City. It must be because Christopher got around a lot. Anyway, when we’re talking about visiting the state of Ohio, we’re often always first pointed out to Cleveland. I mean, it is a lot more famous than Columbus, but the Arch City is nothing to sneeze at all!

In fact, Columbus is the capital of Ohio, so although Cleveland has a lot more popularity, Columbus is right there with it! But what is there to do in good ol’ Columbus? Well, we aren’t going to tell you what to do exactly, but we are going to tell you why you should visit in the first place. 

The ever so glorious food. 

When it comes to food, there is no city that does it quite like Columbus. Why? Well, the restaurants here are probably, no absolutely, some of the best you will ever have! Craving Italian food maybe? Well, Columbus has Basi Italia, serving some of the most authentic Italian food you will ever get to taste! Or maybe you would want some amazing breakfast to help fuel your day? Then head on over to Katalina’s cafe! A drive through cafe that serves these delicious pancake balls! Or maybe you want to end the night with some pretty chill drinks and a good vibe to go with it? Then the Fox in the snow is the place for you. Either way, Columbus is a real foodie city just for you!

Get a chance to visit Germany.

Okay, so maybe not actual Germany, but you will be able to experience a town similar to it! Probably the only place in America that actually has a German Village, Columbus can give you a taste of European culture right near your doorstep! Built by German immigrants way back during the 19th Century, you’ll be able to experience what a genuine German village is like. With infrastructure and shops dedicated to the Germans, you’ll soon find yourself wanting to learn the language or even be immersed in the culture itself! So while you’re on a tour of this particular village, be sure to visit the book loft, where it covers an entire city block filled with book shops! Truly, every book worms dream!

The Ohio State Fair. 

With Columbus being the states capital, it would only be normal for it to be the host of the Ohio State Fair. A fair wherein it feels like the whole city will be brought to life. A carnival will be there for all those kids that want to play carnival games or go on one of the rides. This fair only happens once every year during the summer. So when you’re visiting Columbus it would probably be best to do so during vacation.

Conclusion. 

Columbus is a massive and fun city, only second in popularity to its sister Cleveland. And though that is the case, it is still one of the best cities to visit in the United States. Why exactly? Well, even without all these fair and German Villages, the people themselves will make you feel as if you were one of their own, the very first time you step into the city. And that is all the more reason to actually visit the Arch City.

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Introduction 

Wyoming continues to be an underrated state. Sure, it doesn’t have the bright lights of New York or the pristine water that Florida boasts, but Wyoming has more than its fair share of natural beauty, good eats, and historic places. Tried-and-true travelers love Wyoming for its no-frills approach to fun and adventure. There’s no over-abundance of casinos or comedy shows or giant flashing billboards – and the locals like it that way! If you’re in the market for a serene, calming, wistful experience away from all the hustle and bustle, then you’re in the market for a Wyoming vacation. And when you’re there, hitting the State Parks is the thing to do. Don’t miss these Fabulous State Parks on your visit!

The Top Parks 

Yellowstone National Park 

This one is obvious, but has to be listed. Yellowstone is no doubt a bucket list item for any serious traveler. When you’re there, check out Old Faithful, an on-the-clock geyser that explodes in a unique way over and over. After that, check out the Grand Prismatic Spring, which is the largest hot spring in all of the United States. Yellowstone never disappoints – and don’t forget to bring the camper!

Grand Teton National Park 

While it may nott get as much attention as the above mentioned Yellowstone Park, Grand Teton certainly holds its own weight. It’s actually linked to Yellowstone through Rockefeller Highway, and it’s the place to go (in my humble opinion) for both and biking in the Wyoming area. Yellowstone gets the press, Grand Tenton gets the better rating with its calmness and serenity compared to the iconic Yellowstone.

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort 

Past sounding kind of funny, Jackson Hole is a one-stop ski resort just South of Teton National Park. Yes, a lot of things in Wyoming seem to be rather interconnected — but that’s good for you, huh? Less moving, more doing! Enjoy breathtaking snowy hills, a historic lodge, and just remember: pizza, french fry. Pizza, french fry. Or if you’re like me, just stay in the lodge and drink.

Conclusion 

So there you have it! Wyoming may not have the glitz and glamour that the coasts offer, but for down-home, true-blue adventuring, it’s hard to beat Wyoming. And, of course, it’s a lot cheaper. So nowadays, you may want to hit Wyoming just for that reason.

Shopping

Whenever you’re traveling, you want to make sure everything has been set for you, so that all you have to do is just enjoy and have fun while you’re away. These include, where you’re gonna stay, the places you’ll visit, transportation, and of course food. 

Now, finding the right place to eat at is quite difficult, especially when you’re already on the spot. Scrambling to search for the right restaurants, asking people where to go and for directions can be quite a hassle. So, to avoid that, here’s a list that compiles the best places to eat while you’re staying in town. This is the Top 3 Places to Eat in Ohio.

Villa Nova Ristorante

Craving for some proper Italian food? Or maybe you just want a nice delicious pizza to indulge yourself in? Or some good old fashioned mouth watering pasta? 

Well, Villa Nova Ristorante has that and so much more for their customers. This restaurant is ranked 8th out of 102 in Italian Restaurants in Columbus, Ohio. And has a variety of food to offer you. From appetizers such as Mozzarella Cheese Sticks and Boneless Chicken Wings, to Italian favorites like Spaghetti Carbonara and Chicken Parmigiana. But of course, who could forget their best selling dish, their Pizza that comes in different varieties like the 7-topping deluxe and Veggie Pizza. 

So, if you’re looking to satisfy some of those Italian delicacy urges, then come over to Villa Nova Ristorante to get suited for it all. You can find them at 5545 N High St, Columbus, OH 43214-1125. 

The Precinct 

But maybe you’re in the mood for a full course meal complete with appetizers such as Seared Scallops and Wagyu Meatball, and amazing prime steaks? 

Well, if you’re in Cincinnati, Ohio, you wouldn’t have to look too far, because the Precinct has got you covered. With a delicious and extensive menu that includes; Steak, Burgers, Chicken, Sea Foods and a variety of sides, you are sure to leave this restaurant with more than a full belly. They even give you the option to set special occasions at their place such as romantic dates, business meetings and much more. 

To find this wonderful restaurant just head on to 311 Delta Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45226-2135

Li Wah Restaurant 

Some Chinese food is always a good way to solve your hunger. So why not go to a restaurant that’ll give you the best? 

At Li Wah Restaurant you’ll be able to experience some of the best and at affordable prices. Their menu includes appetizers like egg rolls and shrimp, main dishes such as Chicken Chow Mein and Beef Chop Suey. And to compliment all that, some nice and delicious noodles which can be fried and a variety of side dishes.
So, if you’re in Cleveland, Ohio, be sure to check this restaurant at 2999 Payne Ave Ste 102, Cleveland, OH 44114-4400.

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Indiana is known for many things. First, the origin of the States’ name, meaning “Land of the Indians”. Implying that many Native Americans used to live there. Another thing they are known for is the ever so popular, Indianapolis 500, which is a racing event that has competitors speed it out on a 500-mile track.

Indiana is also popular amongst people because of the colorful rollings hills of Brown Country and one of the largest caverns in the US, Wyandotte Cave. 

But what most people seem to disregard, is the States’ delicacies. Now, Indiana may not have the best, but you best believe they have some dishes that are sure to have you wanting more by the time you finish them. And here are the Top 3 of those dishes. 

Pork Tenderloin Sandwich

A succulent and delicious snack to start this list off. Indiana has some of the best Pork Tenderloin Sandwiches to date. With their pork tenderloin being deep-fried and placed on a soft bun to give you that crunchy yet juicy bite. And to top it all off, they add a variety of condiments such as mayonnaise, ketchup, mustard and etc to further enhance that flavor.

To find some of the best Pork Tenderloin Sandwiches in Indiana, going to places such as the Indy’s Historic Steer-In Restaurant to get you to fully enjoy your meal. Or going to the Mug n Bun for a memorable stay with some great food.

Sugar Cream Pie 

Indiana’s specialty and official state pie is on this list as it should. The pie is also known as  “Hoosier Pie” to commemorate the State’s nickname. It is a pie filled with cream, sugar, eggs, flour, cornstarch, and in some cases vanilla.

So be sure to try at least one Sugar Cream Pie before ever leaving stat. And to get the best that Indiana has to offer, go and visit places such as the Locally Grown Gardens to get some matching peaches with your Pie. Or another place close to that, Jazzy Dories’ Pies to also get some other pies to complement the Sugar Cream Pie. 

Persimmon Pudding

And to cap this list off, Indiana can offer you some of the best pudding you can taste. It is a highly moist and thoroughly seasoned pudding with mostly cinnamon but complemented by other warm spices. And to make it even more unique, they make use of the soft pulp from Chechnya persimmons, but American persimmons can suffice, give you that memorable and lasting taste in your mouth.

To find the best of these puddings, the town of Michell, Indiana actually holds an annual Persimmon Festival, where the pudding is the main selling point. But if you don’t want to wait that long, then the Hilltop Family Restaurant can help you with your pudding desires. 

moving

Introduction:

Moving can be so stressful if you’re not organized. You have to have your home organized and the payments ready for the big move. In this article, we want to provide tips on planning your move to a new city. Take the time to read this list so that you can get a few ideas on your big move. 

Of course, only you will be able to determine how you want to plan your move. What’s important is that you have a plan and stay organized all throughout the process. 

Tips on Moving Away:

  • Do some research: Before you decide to move, it’s always a good idea to conduct some research. Do research on where you’re going, what apartment you’re looking for, the budget for the move, and the cost of hiring a moving truck. This way you know how much you will need for everything and what you want to bring when you go see the place.
  • Secure your finances: Make sure that you should have your finances secured before you go and plan the move. The last thing you need is to be short on cash when you go on the move. It’s important to allot money on everything and have some extra cash in case there’s some emergency expenses.
  • Look for your new home: Your home is important, which is why choosing the right one before you move out is crucial. Take the time to scout for the right place and ask for recommendations from your friend. Chances are, you’ll find the best home that is suitable for you. Check your budget, and prepare to have extra in case they require a security deposit.
  • Plan your move: Now that you have the research, budget, and your home down, it’s time to plan how you’re going to pack your life up. It’s not wise to wait last minute to pack because you might forget something important. Take the time to look up moving companies, some of them have packing as an offered service.

Key Takeaways:

Moving out of your home is never easy. It’s important to have everything planned out so that the whole process goes seamlessly. Before anything, make the necessary arrangements so that you are prepared for any situation. These are tips on planning your move to a new city. We hope you take all of our recommendations into consideration before you start your moving.

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Hello everyone, my name is Gerald Roger Cook, I live in Madison Wisconsin, and this is my blog.

I write about things that happen in my life, and major events that grab my attention. I’ll update this blog periodically, and will give you guys entertaining content as often as I can.

Now, a little background about this blog. I really love living in Madison, Wisconsin. It’s rich culture and entertaining attractions led me to create this blog, where I’ll write about my daily and weekly experiences living in Madison.

From the Memorial Union Terrace to sunsets on Lake Monona, I’ll have plenty of things to talk about that will be very interesting to residents and non-residents of Madison alike.

I have many things here that I have yet to experience, and things that I would love to try again. Even attractions and places I’ve been to many times before can always be entertaining to revisit if they’re good enough.

I’ll be sure to keep you all posted as to what goes on here in Madison, thanks!

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