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Header photo- Greektown, Detroit © Visit Detroit, Vito Palmisano.jpg

On 1st June 2015, Virgin Atlantic will launch direct flights to Detroit, the birthplace of Motown, Madonna and the motor car. Flying daily from London Heathrow, we will be the only British airline to fly direct into this fascinating city, and customers can also take advantage of Delta Air Lines’ services and connect onwards to other US cities including New Orleans, St Louis, Indianapolis, Salt Lake City and Nashville.

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Detroit Tech and Design | The Rebirth of Motor CityMotown. Motor City. But there’s another nickname that suits Detroit's character best of all, these days: Renaissance City. Certainly, the past 50 years haven’t always been kind to this once-mighty industrial capital. But while Detroit’s fortunes have risen and fallen, thanks to a startling new surge in Detroit tech, in the arts, in design and in independent business, the city is now poised at the start of a brilliant period of regeneration. Welcome, ladies and gentleman, to the new Detroit.

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On Business in Detroit

by WilliamRailton March 2015 - last edited October

On Business in DetroitWith a body built by Henry Ford and the soul of Marvin Gaye, Detroit has a lot to offer business travellers looking for after hours and between meetings diversions. Take a look at our guide to business in Detroit to make the most of your time out of the office.

 

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Virgin Atlantic Offers Easy Connections Via Detroit

by Moderator February 2015 - last edited October

Greektown Detroit © Visit Detroit, Vito Palmisano.jpg

Here at Virgin Atlantic we’re counting down the days until the launch of our new service from London Heathrow to Detroit, with quick and easy Delta connections to more of America's best cities. From 1 June you can fly direct to Motor City then on to other great US destinations like New Orleans or Nashville – so pack a suitcase, book your flight and experience even more of what this amazing country has to offer.

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Beyond Detroit: Visiting Ann Arbor

by Chantelle October 2014 - last edited September

Beyond Detroit: Ann Arbor

A short drive from Detroit, Ann Arbor is one part student town, one part historical district and one part cultural hub. From catching a big game at the Michigan stadium to soaking up some melodic jazz at one of the many late night bars, there are plenty of things to keep you busy when visiting Ann Arbor.

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Between Meetings: 10 Places To Visit In Detroit

by Chantelle October 2014 - last edited September

10 Places To Visit In Detroit Between Meetings

The largest city in the state of Michigan may be the home of America’s automobile industry, but there’s more to Detroit than just cars. Here are a few suggestions for great places to visit in Detroit when you have a spare hour or two between meetings.

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