A tale of two cities – Detroit

October 2, 2012

EVERY city likes to market its best side to the world, directing tourists to only the most picturesque and safest parts of the city.

In Detroit, Michigan, that is a little more difficult.

A once great and wealthy city, lauded by filmmakers as the “American Dream” in action, celebrated by musicians and writers and synonymous with the automotive industry.

But, the heyday of the American automobile industry has long passed and the city is in crisis.

It is as intriguing as it is heartbreaking.

But is there hope?

Booked.net visits this once mighty city.

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