Detroit Motor City

Pictures from a city that won’t give up.

Detroit has one of the highest crime rates in the US and while driving through the city you see abandoned places everywhere. But that doesn’t keep the people away from Detroit. In the evening you find the most pleasant people in bars like D’Mongos. Open minded and interested in foreigners with many of them telling stories that they moved back to their hometown of Detroit. They open bars, cafe’s, little shops or do urban gardening and start small businesses. Housing space is as cheap as rooms for business purposes and they all believe in the resurrection of Motor City. The gentrification of the city has already started …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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