Issue Date: October 2005 Issue, Posted On: 9/28/2005
Best of Cleveland
We took a spin around town and looked for this city's greatest hits. We feasted on breakfast at Big Al's and cannoli from Casa Dolce, watched revelers challenge the mechanical bill at Tequila Ranch, puffed away at Kan Zaman and shopped for vintage T-shirts at Big Fun and the buy-one-get-one-free tickets at House of Blues. But that was just the start. For the record, we discovered 55 things that rock about Cleveland that you'd be wise to put in your weekend rotation during the next 365 days.
See the Ohio and Erie Canal Corridor behind a pair of handlebars. Century Cycles in Peninsula offers $6/hour bike rentals daily. Choose your bike style and pedal north along the Towpath Trail through the Cuyahoga Valley National Park for an afternoon full of fresh air you won’t soon forget. Century Cycles, 1621 Main St., Peninsula, (330) 657-2209, http://www.centurycycles.com/