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Cincinnati's Historic Hilton Netherland Plaza Downtown Hotel

Cincinnati's Historic Hilton Netherland Plaza Downtown Hotel

Updated Today

More than just a hotel, the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza Hotel is a stunning example of true French Art Deco design and is a true architectural masterpiece. First opened in 1931, the landmark downtown Cincinnati hotel quickly became an integral part of the cityscape and is widely recognized as one of the first multi-use complexes in the United States.

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King Records Cincinnati and the Right-On Queen City Sound

King Records Cincinnati and the Right-On Queen City Sound

Posted Yesterday

Did you know the Queen City was once home to King Records Cincinnati - one of the most influential record labels? Or that The Twist (Later made famous by Chubby Checker) was first recorded here? Some of James Brown's most significant recordings were also recorded at the King Records studios!

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Best Restaurants, Shops & Entertainment in Historic Mt. Adams, Cincinnati

Best Restaurants, Shops & Entertainment in Historic Mt. Adams, Cincinnati

Updated Nov 15, 2018

Mt. Adams is one of Cincinnati’s favorite and most charming neighborhoods. The neighborhood’s distinctively narrow and winding streets combine with spectacular views of downtown Cincinnati, the Ohio River and Northern Kentucky to create a breathtaking and memorable visit every time for locals and visitors alike.

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Moerlein Lager House Brings Cincinnati's Brewing Past to Life!

Updated Nov 14, 2018

We recently had the pleasure of a visit to the Moerlein Lager House in downtown Cincinnati. The Moerlein Lager House is situated on a scenic bank along the Ohio River between the Great American Ball Park and Paul Brown Stadium. This spacious restaurant features great views of the Ohio River, sports stadiums, the Roebling Suspension Bridge and downtown Cincinnati. It’s a great view from any seat in the house!

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Enjoy Delicious German Fare & Locally-Made Bier at Hofbräuhaus Newport

Updated Oct 1, 2018

By: Brad Toft

Modeled after the legendary 400+ year old Hofbräuhaus in Munich, Germany, Hofbräuhaus Newport gives guests the chance to experience a wide variety of authentic German food, bier and time-honored cultural traditions.

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BB Riverboats Captain's Lunch Cruise on the Ohio River

Posted Aug 29, 2018

By: Kevin Yazell

I can’t think of a better way to spend a relaxing afternoon or evening that a slow cruise up the Ohio River with BB Riverboats. The cool breeze will calm even the worst heat and provides a perfect backdrop to any setting. The crew at BB Riverboats has mastered the art of entertaining on the river!

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Prost! Cincinnati Offers Authentic German Traditions at Hofbräuhaus Newport

Updated Jul 26, 2018

You’ve probably already heard that Cincinnati has a rich and longstanding beer-brewing history... One of the strongest in the nation, as a matter of fact. 

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Experience Cincinnati's Best Live Jazz at Washington Platform

Experience Cincinnati's Best Live Jazz at Washington Platform

Updated Mar 19, 2018

By: Kirsten E. Silven

Since its 2012 inception, the Jazz Night Series at Washington Platform Saloon & Restaurant in downtown Cincinnati has been a must-do for music lovers of all ages, offering a unique live experience unlike any other in the Queen City. I recently attended the Friday night show with my husband, enjoying a delicious Valentine's Day dinner package and romantic date night against a colorful backdrop of authentic live jazz, performed by guitarist Greg Shako and flutist Sandy Suskind.

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History of Cincinnati Breweries: Christian Moerlein and Beyond

History of Cincinnati Breweries: Christian Moerlein and Beyond

Updated Feb 7, 2018

For nearly 100 years leading up to Prohibition, beer was a leading export and the breweries themselves were a major employer of Cincinnati. Although Cincinnati had previously been infamous for being the center of pork production in the U.S., beer eventually took the lead in driving Cincinnati’s economy. By 1890, Cincinnati was the 3rd largest beer producer in the country.

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Best Cincinnati Jewelry Stores: Stafford Jewelers

Updated Feb 6, 2018

Amy Stafford credits her family’s success in the upscale jewelry business to a straightforward philosophy: Form long-term relationships with clients and suppliers and focus on a level of service and quality that keeps customers coming back.

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