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Team Outings

Savor Ann Arbor tours aren’t just for out-of-town visitors. Local companies, schools and universities love our tours to help ignite their team and build comradery.  Fresh air and tasty food do wonders to enhance relationships and improve creativity. Team tours are also a fun and unique way to celebrate special occasions and the holiday season.  […]

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Happy 200th Birthday to the U!

The University of Michigan just celebrated it’s 200th birthday. It began in 1817 in Detroit, and was moved to Ann Arbor in 1837. The President’s House on South University has been home to twelve University of Michigan Presidents, including the current one, Mark Schlissel. Built in 1840, it’s the oldest building on campus. It is […]

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Fustini’s

One of our favorite tour stops is Fustini’s, an artisanal olive oil and vinegar tasting room, modeled after stores in Europe the owners saw when traveling, and a dream they have to nourish “the foodie inside everyone.” Their products are imported from small-batch growers around the world when those products are in season, so everything […]

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Hometown Foodies

Ann Arbor has been named one of America’s foodiest towns more than once, and it just keeps getting foodier. There are over 300 places to eat in Washtenaw County, with more restaurants per capita than New York City. Downtown Ann Arbor alone has 200 restaurants, and 180 of them have pulled patio permits. Ann Arborites […]

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Chocolate Heaven

We’re lucky to have (at least) five local candy makers in the area, like Mindo Chocolate Makers, whose bean-to-bar chocolate is made with heirloom beans from farmers they actually know in Ecuador. The folks at Mindo will nurture your chocolateness from all angles.  You can enjoy their  already-made, luscious chocolate in a variety of forms.  Or […]

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