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Sea Life Sea Life
A fabulous first visit to Detroit has you coming back for more? Here are some ideas of must-sees in The D the second time around:


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DoubleTree Lobby

One of Detroit’s prized gems, the DoubleTree by Hilton Detroit Downtown – Fort Shelby was recently welcomed into the prestigious Historic Hotels of America organization. Five DoubleTree by Hilton hotels were honored with the title for their historical significance. See all five.


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Wayne-State-Warrior

We met up with W, the proud mascot of Wayne State University, to get his take on things to do in Detroit and how he hypes up fans at one of Detroit’s premier universities.


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Fitting In Chris Arace
Whether you’re in The D for a daylong conference or weeklong leisure visit, getting acclimated to a new place can be a bit intimidating.

To help you get to know the Motor City, we spoke with three influential people who shared their thoughts on the city’s revitalization and how best to fit into America’s great comeback city:


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The Fist 1charlito

If crashing waves, sandy beaches and SPF 50 don’t fit into this year’s spring break budget, you can still make the most of your time off wherever you are. If wherever you are happens to be The D, here are some fun suggestions that won’t break the bank:


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