9 Surprising Reasons Why Detroit Rocks (1/10)

Want an amazing urban getaway complete with great locavore cuisine, charming markets and a vibrant art scene? Look no further than Detroit, Michigan.

Detroit might be better known for its bad luck–from its faltering auto industry to crumbling downtown architecture–but the once mighty Motor City is in “reset” mode. Idealistic citizens and entrepreneurs, downtown farmers, independent artists, as well as big-ticket investment in city infrastructure and attractions, have resulted in a mid-transition city with much to offer weekend visitors.

Here are some amazing Detroit attractions you won’t want to miss.

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