Driving in the Motor City

Detroit – the Motor City is synonymous with vehicles of all types.  This makes it an interesting place to take a driving tour.  The city is renowned for urban decay and neglect – but it has got a lot going for it.  It use to be one of the wealthiest cities in the country, and now slowly things are coming back.  Areas are being demolished and urban renewal is underway.

The Woodward Dream Cruise is held in August and it celebrates the cities connection with motor vehicles.  Attend this for a super parade and all kinds of goodies to eat and drink.  If you’re a motor enthusiast it’s a great time to visit.

One of the biggest attractions is the Detroit Institute of the Arts.  It opened its doors after the first world war when the city was financially in … Read the rest