Established in 1788 and the first American settlement in the Northwest Territory, Marietta is Ohio’s oldest city.
Many locals swear to have seen at least one ghost lurking around town or felt some sort of supernatural experience.
Marietta’s river location and nearby Wayne National Forest make nature enthusiasts and outdoor adventurers flock to this river town.
I happily walked through this historic main street community, with its charming brick streets, Victorian buildings, unique shops, and cozy eateries.
Established in 1918, the Lafayette Hotel is one of the last riverboat-era hotels.