Winter sports in Cleveland: Where to go, what to do, where to stay, where to eat

December 16, 2011
if you go
GETTING THERE

Continental offers nonstop flights from BWI Marshall to Cleveland starting at $160 round trip.

WHERE TO STAY

DoubleTree by Hilton — The Tudor Arms Hotel

10660 Carnegie Ave.

216-455-1260

www.doubletree.com

Historic building close to the Cleveland Botanical Garden and other University Circle attractions. Rooms from $119.

WHERE TO EAT

L’Albatros Brasserie + Bar

11401 Bellflower Rd.

216-791-7880

www.albatrosbrasserie.com

French-inspired cuisine served in a restored carriage house. Entrees from $12.

Algebra Tea House

2136 Murray Hill Rd.

216-421-9007

www.algebrateahouse.net

Settle in among the college students for a hot drink and Middle Eastern eats. Most teas around $3; sandwiches from about $4.

Fire Food and Drink

13220 Shaker Square

216-921-3473

www.firefoodanddrink.com

Airy restaurant with an open kitchen that emphasizes local, seasonal fare. Entrees from $18.

WHAT TO DO

Snow Days

Progressive Field

216-420-4487

cleveland.indians.mlb.com

Through Jan. 16. Check Web site for schedule, but most upcoming days are 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Combo ticket $28 at the door.

Cleveland Botanical Garden

11030 East Blvd.

216-721-1600

www.cbgarden.org

Tuesday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. $8.50; children 3-12 $3.

Rink at Wade Oval

Next to the Botanical Garden

216-707-5033

www.universitycircle.org

Daily through Dec. 31, weekends Jan. 2-29. Sunday-Thursday noon to 7 p.m.; Friday-Saturday noon to 5 p.m.; January hours Friday-Saturday noon to 7 p.m. and Sunday noon to 5 p.m. Free admission; skate rental $3.

INFORMATION

www.positivelycleveland.com

Becky Krystal is a member of The Posts Food and Travel staffs. In her spare time she loves to, of course, travel and cook.
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