Retail Core

At the heart of it all, encircled by the other downtown neighborhoods, is the Retail Core. As its name implies, this is a prime shopping destination with well known department stores, upscale national and international retailers, and shopping centers featuring specialty stores and designer boutiques. Dining establishments, from five store to fast food, will please any palate. Twenty or so hotels provide accommodations and a number of office and residential developments are also found here.