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Cincinnati’s Downtown Neighborhoods: a City Guide

Cincinnati, also known as “The Queen City” founded in 1788, was on the western frontier.  European German immigrants crossed the oceans in waves beginning in the 1830’s to live the American dream.  Being situated on the Ohio River led to early manufacturing and commercial success. After years of decline from the 70’s to the 90’s,…

Where Should I Stay In Downtown Cincinnati 2021?

As owner of Riverside Food Tours, I get asked “Where is the best place to stay in downtown Cincinnati?”  I can answer that question. Since I host food and culture sightseeing tours downtown several days a week and I happen to live downtown, I’m very familiar with the newest hotels and the old favorites. By…

The Complete Guide to Cincinnati Travel

“The Queen City of the West” is the perfect destination for your next vacation. Cincinnati has something for everyone!  From the banks of the Ohio River to the oldest urban market in Ohio, you won’t be bored in Cincinnati.  Visit Cincinnati USA for a comprehensive list of all the things to see and do on…

Holiday Shopping at Findlay Market

Now more than ever, the small businesses at historic Findlay Market located in Cincinnati, Ohio can use your helpcan use your help.  A lot of us don’t realize that there’s so much more than meat and vegetables at Findlay Market! I’m sending a custom selected gift box to my son in New York with a…

Traveling This Summer? Save Big!

Where are you traveling to this summer? Are you a smart traveler?  Do you work hard to save money and find the best deal? Do you research Trip Advisor to avoid costly mistakes? Join the crowd.  Every month, 456 million people – about one in every 16 people on earth – visit some tentacle of…

A Taste of Kentucky Gift Box

  For Mother’s Day, Father’s Day or any day!   A TASTE OF KENTUCKY GIFT BOX ~ $49.99 Free Shipping! Bring the fun of Kentucky to your home and receive a 2 for 1 Foodie Experience! Each gift box serves a dual role by dishing up gourmet treats now and the promise of a Riverside…

What are the Best Coffee Shops in OTR?

My favorite Coffee Shops in OTR – the little hidden gems. One of life’s simplest pleasures is ducking inside a cozy coffee shop for a steaming cup of coffee, right? And it’s no secret there are many to choose from in Over the Rhine, and downtown Cincinnati, Ohio.  It’s easy to find the big name…

Insider’s Guide to Cincinnati

By Murissa, Food Tours Kelowna, BC Canada February 11, 2020 A guide to Cincinnati, Ohio? No, I am not an Cincinnati insider as you might have guessed. But I know someone who is! Let me explain… You might have read, I am starting a food tour company and the website has officially launched! Along with…

Cincinnati Vegan Food Tour

My name is Emily and I was born and raised in Loveland, Ohio.  Growing up here, I thought Cincinnati was pretty boring.  In 1997, our family moved away.  Returning to Cincinnati for a visit in 2014,  I was so impressed with how much the city had changed that I decided to stay!  Being in the…

The Symphony Restaurant – A Hidden Gem in Over the Rhine

We live on Pleasant Street and our goal is to try all the restaurants in Over the Rhine.  With an ever changing array of restaurants, it’s a lofty goal. But owning a food tour business does give us a jump start. One restaurant that has stood the test of time is the Symphony Restaurant which…

Cincinnati In A Day – The Complete Guide

Cincinnati is back on the map as one of the best 8 cities in the country to visit.  Over 26 million visitors a year stream into the Queen City, so there is a wide smorgasbord of things to choose from. But what if you only have one day to visit? Here’s our list of must…

Stress Free Holidays

Is your holiday calendar filling up already?  Even though fall has just begun, now is the time to plan ahead!  Dates fill up quickly.  Company parties and outings are in stiff competition with family dinners, Christmas shopping trips, children’s pageants, holiday concerts, and not to mention football games. Now is the time to plan your…

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