The Fox Cities region can be broken down into four
APPLETON AREA includes the entire city of Appleton. Our main convention hotel and downtown dining and entertainment districts are in this area. Franklin Street Inn is ideally situated in the downtown historical city park neighborhood. The inn is the perfect vacation destination for discovering all the secrets of the Fox Cities. Numerous key visitor attractions are only steps away from the inn.
FOX WEST AREA includes the towns of Grand Chute and Greenville. Located in this area are the Fox River Mall, Wisconsinís largest concentration of retail shops, and the Outagamie County Regional Airport.
HEART OF THE VALLEY AREA includes the communities of Buchanan, Combined Locks, Freedom, Kaukauna, Kimberly, and Little Chute, as well as the area known as "Darboy"... Located in this area are several riverfront parks, Thousand Islands Environmental Center and many local retailers.
WATERFRONT AREA includes the cities of Menasha, Neenah, and the Town of Clayton. This area contains beautiful Lake Winnebago vistas and many historic homes, as well as some beautiful trail systems.
We claim that there is something for everyone in the exciting Fox Cities! Donít just leave the local trivia questions to the history buffs. Join our guestís fun to take trivia challenge or hunt for the hidden geo caches in the Fox Cities! Here is a head start with 5 trivia questions:
- Does the Fox River flow north or south?
- What is the tallest building in the Fox Cities?
- If you would walk around Lake Winnebago, how many miles of shoreline would you cover?
- Judge J. E. Harriman named the streets in Appletonís Peabody Park area-Nawada, Winona, Owaissa, & Opechee-after characters from which poem?
- Edna Ferber, the famous author who grew up in Appleton, won the Pulitzer Prize for what novel?
Plan now to combine the unique and luxurious lodging of our bed and breakfast with the numerous exciting adventures in the Fox Cities. Your experience in our Eastern Waters region of Wisconsin will be an incredible getaway!
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