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Good Day Columbus: Experience Columbus' Mother's Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and Experience Columbus wants to make shopping for the mother figure in your life a little bit easier this year. READ MORE

Columbus Included in MSN's 25 Top Things to Do in Ohio

If you're planning a couples or family getaway – or maybe even a road trip – look no further than the Buckeye State. Ohio has a diverse landscape to explore, from cosmopolitan cities to coastal communities to picturesque rural towns. COLUMBUS A great

Columbus Business First Covers Experience Columbus' Program to Increase Diversity in Tourism

Alicia Norman describes her career arc so far as a "roller coaster" of sorts. Since graduating college in 2013 with a health sciences bachelor's degree, Norman has worked with underprivileged youth, pursued a master's degree in public administration,

Columbus on Fodor's Travel List of Prettiest Places to See Flower Fields and Cherry Blossoms

After a wet and chilly winter, the spring brings a splash of color to landscapes across the country, making everything feel brighter. The days get longer and the sun stays out later as petals begin to pop up from the soil, the snow, or even the sand

MSN Includes Columbus in 18 Road Trip Destinations Within 1 Day's Drive for 50% or More of Americans

According to a recent OAAA/Harris Poll, road trips are again Americans' top choice for summer vacation travel. This year people plan to take two or more weeks of summer vacation, making long road trips possible. So, if you caught the road trip bug

USA Today 10Best: Best Science Museum in the Nation (COSI, 3rd consecutive year)

From ancient dinosaurs to futuristic technology, science and natural history come alive at these museums across the country. A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to pick the initial nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by

Men's Journal Includes Columbus, Scioto Mile: 21 Best Urban Parks + Trails for City-Dwellers

Here, we’ve rounded up some of the best urban parks and trails in the U.S. From the 1904 World’s Fair site to a Los Angeles observatory, we found outdoor spaces that inspire and invigorate. Feel free to simply soak in their beauty, or look into

USA Today: Columbus Ranked Third Best Pizza City in America

Which state is really the best for pizza? According to a new ranking from loan company Anytime Estimate, it's not New York. It's Ohio, with Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati all ranking in the top 20 pizza cities in the U.S. READ MORE

24 Hours in Columbus with Pride Journeys

There are so many things to do and see in Columbus, Ohio, how can I possibly fit everything into a 24-hour period? Bottom line is as hard as you try, you simply can’t. If you only have one day to visit the city, there are a few things that need to be

Money Under 30: The Top 10 LGBTQ+-Friendly Cities For Millennials (#4, Columbus)

There are many LGBTQ+ friendly cities in the U.S., but the ones on this list offer plenty of resources, a large LGBTQ+ population, and affordable living...Columbus has one of the highest LGBTQ+ populations in the U.S. after San Francisco and New

Top 10 Best Foodie Cities for Renters (#5, Columbus) from Apartment Advisor

Imagine living in a city with a food scene that rivals the great culinary capitals, but where the rent prices allow you to dine out without blowing your budget. Sounds like a tasty combination, right? READ MORE

Reader's Digest: 52 Mini Vacations That Won’t Break the Bank

These mini vacations offer big fun on a tight timetable. We've rounded up choices all around the country, so a fabulous vacation is always right around the corner, even if you only have a day or two. Why you’ll love Columbus: Located within a day’s

Out Traveler: Yes, Deer, Columbus, Ohio, Is a Queer Hot Spot

Growing up two hours to the north of Ohio’s state capital, Columbus was mostly a place to drive through. My family felt there was no reason to stop or stay overnight. Even as a young adult, it wasn’t really a place that appealed to me, not the way

The 9 Best LGBTQ+ Neighborhoods in America (#3, Short North Arts District)

It’s been a tumultuous journey since early cradles of queer civilization sprouted in major American metropoles following World War II. Areas like the Castro, the West Village, and Boystown have grown, shrunk, and sometimes changed their names to

Matador: Columbus one of the 9 best gay-friendly cities in the US

AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL: purple mountain majesties, fruited plains, and enough rainbow-waving gay-friendly cities to make LGBTQ travelers feel at home across the country. READ MORE

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