Over the past few years, the streets of Cincinnati’s Over-the-Rhine (OTR) neighborhood have transformed into a world-class outdoor art gallery. You could spend the whole day looking at art, giant murals taking up a whole building and smaller pieces tucked into small alleys. For this tour, we’ll look at some highlights in the area between … More Over-the-Rhine Cincinnati Murals: Self-Guided Walking Tour
Welcome to 2020: the year of backup plans. After six months of staying home and trying to isolate myself, I needed to take a trip somewhere. My wife and I both wanted something summer-y, maybe with a beach. So we reviewed the travel restrictions and advice, and we decided the safest thing to do was…to … More A Socially Distanced Beach Escape to…Ohio?
With many things in Cincinnati closed or cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, I decided to take advantage of one of the city’s coolest outdoor attractions: the murals. Cincinnati’s downtown and Over-the-Rhine (OTR) neighborhoods are decorated with dozens of murals, most of them created through the amazing work of a local non-profit organization, ArtWorks. If … More Downtown Cincinnati Murals: Self-Guided Walking Tour
When the forecast is for storms, it’s time for an indoor activity. But what’s a safe indoor adventure during the COVID-19 pandemic? I decided to check out the recently reopened Cincinnati Art Museum. The museum has added a good set of safety procedures. They ask guests to reserve a timed ticket online (they’re free!) to … More Cincinnati Art Museum: A Cultural Escape During the Pandemic