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Mary's Super Awesome Tour For Mom's And Dogs!

Dogs are happy almost anywhere. But your mom probably wants to know that Detroit is safe, and that your friends are nice. So here's a list that is (friendly) dog friendly and mom safe.

3 stops · 3 hrs by Walking
Created by Mary Lorene Carter
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7 Mile Experiment

Get your cameras out and record any interesting situation on 7 Mile West to East!

0 stops · 3 hrs by Driving
Created by Seven the General
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Weekend Guide to Detroit

A quick guide on things to do when spending the weekend in Detroit. Best of restaurants, festivals, and art.

0 stops · 3 hrs by Driving
Created by Julia
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Hamtramck, rock city.

Party afternoon. Hamtramck once had more bars per capita than anywhere in the US, and there are still some great ones. Do this tour on a Friday sometime after 3:00pm and don't plan on doing anything else that day.

9 stops · 7 hrs by Walking
Created by Zak Pashak
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An Oddball Day (According To NY Mag)

This tour is copy-and-pasted from NY Mag's Detroit Tour suggestions: http://nymag.com/travel/weekends/detroit/index4.html . And I quote: "Take a break from food tourism and spend a day checking out the city’s renegade public-art scene."

9 stops · 6 hrs by Driving
Created by Jerry Paffendorf
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Hacker & Maker Spaces

Places to find techy, makey, creative engineering types along with tools to use, resources to share, and programming to attend.

4 stops · 2 hrs by Driving
Created by Jerry Paffendorf
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Weird & Wonderful Walking Tour of Corktown

On and off the beaten path of North & South Corktown, with some of the smile-worthy quirks, head-scratchers, mysteries, and ZOMG AMAZINs.

10 stops · 1 hr by Walking
Created by Jerry Paffendorf
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Eastern Market Saturday Mornings

Welcome to the largest historic public market district in the United States. You'll eat, you'll shop, take some photos, and go home happy and take a well-deserved nap. Start this tour before 9AM if you want the best selection of stuff, or start later for the best selection of people-watching.

10 stops · 5 hrs by Walking
Created by nicole
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National Register of Historic Places listings

The locations, descriptions, and pictures in this tour are taken from Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Register_of_Historic_Places_listings_in_Detroit,_Michigan . "This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Detroit, Michigan. It is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places located in Detroit, Michigan, United States but outside of the Downtown Detroit and Midtown Detroit neighborhoods."

49 stops · 5 hrs by Driving
Created by Jerry Paffendorf
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Off The Beaten Path Places To Stay

So you're spending the night in Detroit but you don't want a fancy pants hotel. You maybe want something cheaper, more social, or more unique. Well here's a list of alternative options and a few crazy ideas for the brave. Have fun and be safe! Know about more such places to stay? Message me at jerryp@gmail.com.

6 stops · 1 hr by Driving
Created by Jerry Paffendorf