To appreciate the many textures of Columbus, pull on some comfortable shoes and explore nearby neighborhoods like Grove City, Hilliard, and Galloway.
Holiday makers in Alton, looking for something different, should make tracks to the nearby cultural attractions. Take a tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the beautiful exhibits at COSI. Culture vultures will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as the Palace Theatre and Ohio Theater.
If the sun is out, do what the locals do and appreciate the local natural destinations. If you’d like to spend some time in a green urban park explore the Battelle Riverfront Park.
Come see Columbus favourites, the Ohio State Buckeyes, take to the field in the nearby Schottenstein Center. On game days follow the sea of scarlet and gray, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join local college basketball lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, think about staying close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Hilton Columbus Downtown, the Hyatt Regency Columbus, or the Blackwell.