Cleveland is an industrial city in the northeast of the United States that is not particularly pretty but full of character. The city is well known for its food, with a particular focus on barbecue, and has a great arts and music scene. After a long period of stagnation and decline, the city is finally emerging as one of the most exciting places in the Midwest. Cleveland is home to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the Cleveland Museum of Art, and the Cleveland Orchestra,
For outdoor enthusiasts, the nearby Cuyahoga Valley National Park offers trails, rivers, and waterfalls.