'''Cuyahoga ''' is a county in [[Northeast Ohio]]. The City of [[Cleveland (Ohio)|Cleveland]] is its County Seat and the hub a 13-county region with 4.5 million people.
*'''Cleveland''', the County Seat of Cuyahoga County, is the "Rock and Roll Capital of the World" and home to one of the five richest collections of arts and culture institutions in the US.
*[[Beachwood]] is the
commercial mecca of Cleveland's East Side, including its "Fashion District" and its "Restaurant Row"".*[[Berea]] is a small town on the Rocky River and home to Baldwin-Wallace College as well as the Cleveland Browns Training Center.
*[[Brecksville]] is a quaint suburb tucked into the Cuyahoga Valley National Park and Cleveland Metroparks and is situated between Cleveland and Akron.
*[[Cleveland Heights]], first named "Turkey Ridge" is an inner ring suburb that sits atop Cedar Hill (the last of the
Allegheney foothills), overlooking University Circle and some breathtaking views of the Cleveland skyline.*[[Chagrin Falls]], named after a French fur trader Sequin, is a quaint town in suburban Cleveland, sitting atop the waterfalls of the Chagrin River.*[[Independence (Ohio)|Independence]] is the commercial mecca south of Cleveland, providing businesses accessibility to the East and West Sides of town as well as both Cleveland and Akron.*[[Lakewood (Ohio)|Lakewood]], originally name Rockport, is the inner ring suburban home of the Gold Coast, high-rise residences lined up along Lake Erie just west of Cleveland's Edgewater Park.
*[[Olmsted Falls]] southwest of Cleveland, is a small town sitting atop the waterfalls of the Rocky River.
*[[Rocky River]] sits on Lake Erie across from Lakewood at the mouth of the Rocky River.
*[[Shaker Heights]] is one of America's first planned suburban communities and has served as the home of many of NEO's corporate, legal and health care leaders. It previously served as an enclave for the North Union Shaker Community.
*[[Solon]] is a suburb to Cleveland's southeast.
*[[University Heights]] is home of John Carroll University on Cleveland's East Side.
*[[Westlake (Ohio)|Westlake]] is a suburb on Cleveland's West Side.
* '''Cleveland Hopkins International Airport''', ''CLE''. Cleveland's main airport is located on the west side of the city. The airport is served by most of the major domestic airlines, and it is a hub for Continental Airlines as well.
* '''Akron-Canton Regional Airport''', ''CAK''. Visitors could also use this airport which is a 45-minute drive from Cleveland.
Cleveland is served by Amtrak with a station located on the north end of downtown (near Cleveland Browns Stadium). Unforturnately, most Amtrak routes serving Cleveland arrive and depart in the wee hours of the morning (like in the 1:00 to 4:00 a.m. time frame).
Many boaters utilize the Great Lakes, St. Lawrence Seaway and their connection points as a travel route. There are many marinas and public boat ramps available for this purpose. Also, the [http://www.
greatlakescruising.com/ Great Lakes Cruising Company] and the [http://www. accl-smallships.com/ American Canadian Caribbean Line] provide cruises that include Cleveland on the itineria.
*Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority
- [http://www.gcrta.org ]]
*'''Basketball'''. NBA: [http://www.nba.com/cavs/ Cleveland Cavaliers].
*'''Football'''. NFL: [http://clevelandbrowns.com/ Cleveland Browns].
*'''Hockey'''. AHL: [http://www.clevelandbarons.net/ Cleveland Barons].
*'''Soccer'''. MISL: [http://www.clevelandforce.com/ Cleveland Force].
'''Enjoy your visit, but you'll probably want to stay.''' Greater Cleveland today is a global corporate center where national and international corporations grow and develop from the area’s strong, diversified economy. Poised as the leading center of commerce between New York City and Chicago, Greater Cleveland has been ranked by ''Fortune'' magazine as '''the sixth best location in North America to conduct business'''. Five major industries have evolved to become the economic strength of the region: Health & Medicine, Science & Engineering, Biotechnology & Biomedical, Manufacturing and Education.
Eleven companies headquartered in Greater Cleveland are on Fortune magazine’s 2003 list of the top 500 U.S. corporations. Greater Cleveland ranked eleventh among the nation’s leading markets in number of Fortune 500 headquarters, with combined revenues totaling nearly $100 billion. In fact, more than 37% of the Fortune 500 companies are present in Greater Cleveland through corporate headquarters, major divisions, subsidiaries and sales offices. Cleveland is headquarters to 113 companies with revenues of $100 million or more , including the 11 Fortune 500 firms headquartered in Greater Cleveland. In addition, more than 150 international companies have a presence here.
alone serves as home to the following Fortune 500 Corporations: - * Progressive Corporation Mayfield Heights $11.8 Insurance- * National City Corporation Cleveland $9.5 Banking- * Key Corp Cleveland $5.7 Banking- * Eaton Corporation Cleveland $8.0 Motor Vehicle/Parts- * Parker- Hannifin Corporation Cleveland $6.4 Aerospace - * Sherwin Williams Company Cleveland $5.4 Chemicals - * OM Group Cleveland $5.0 Metals
is home to '''Tower City Center''', a large urban complex, a retail mall, hotels and the '''Terminal Tower'''. '''The Galleria at Erieview''' is another complex that includes a popular lunchtime foodcourt.
Shoppers have been flocking to Northeast Ohio since the development of several lifestyle centers have attracted upscale retailers. On the East Side , ''' Legacy Village''' (in Lyndhurst) has been added to Cleveland' s '' fashion district'' along Cedar Road (which includes ''' Beachwood Place''' and La Place in Beachwood). Nearby, ''' Eton Collection''' (on Chagrin Boulevard in Woodmere) provides even more upscale options for shopping and dining. On the West Side, ''' Crocker Park''' (in Westlake) provides a mixed-use "new town" environment with upscale shopping.
Cleveland' s active art community has galleries throughout the area with larger concentrations in ''' Tremont''' and '''Ohio City''' (just across the Cuyahoga River from downtown). Unique boutiques abound in the inner ring suburbs of Cleveland Heights, Shaker Heights and Lakewood. New England charm and "mom-and -pop" shops can be found along the public squares of Western Reserve towns (settled as the Connecticut [[http://en. wikipedia.org/wiki/Connecticut_Western_Reserve] Western Reserve), including Chagrin Falls, Hudson, Olmsted Falls, Willoughby, Medina, Chardon and Painesville.
*'''The Baricelli Inn''', [http://www.baricelli.com/]. *'''Blue Point Grille''', 700 W St. Clair Ave, 216 875 7827. *'''Fire Food and Drink''', [http://www.firefoodanddrink.com/]. *'''Johnny's Downtown''', 1406 W 6th St, Warehouse District, 216 623 0055. *'''Lockkeepers Inn''', [http://www.lockkeepers.com/]. *'''Moxie's''', Beachwood. *'''One Walnut''', Financial District in the Ohio Savings Plaza. *'''Pier W''', Gold Coast, 12700 Lake Avenue, 216 228 2250.
*'''The House of Blues''', downtown near Public Square. *'''Great Lakes Brewing''', [http://www.greatlakesbrewing.com/], the Powerhouse in the Flats.
* '''Baricelli Inn-Little Italy'''. Quaint bed and breakfast feel above fine Italian restaurant and next to University Circle (museums, Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals).
* '''Glidden House-University Circle'''. Renovated and expanded mansion in University Circle (museums, Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals).
* '''Hyatt Regency at the Arcade''', [http://cleveland.hyatt.com/property/index.jhtml]. The Hyatt corporation redeveloped the Arcade into Cleveland's first Hyatt Regency hotel. The hotel occupies the two towers and the top three floors of the atrium area. The two lower floors of the atrium area remain open to the public with retail merchants and a food court. In addition, the lobby and offices are located near the Superior Avenue entrance.
* '''Renaissance on Public Square''', 24 Public Square, ''216'' 696-5600. Located on Public Square in Tower City Center, near Gateway Sports Complex (attached by walkway), Historic Warehouse District and the Flats.
* '''Hall of Fame Cycle'''. Tourists can plan visits to the Rock Hall, [http://www.invent.org/ Inventure Place] (the National Inventors Hall of Fame in [[Akron]]) and [http://www.profootballhof.com/ the Pro Football Hall of Fame] (in [[Canton (Ohio)|Canton]]).
*[http://www.travelcleveland.com/ Convention and Visitors Bureau of Greater Cleveland]
*[http://www.city.cleveland.oh.us/ City of Cleveland Web Site]
* [[Cleveland (Ohio)|Cleveland]]
==Other destinations== * Valley View