Alliance, aka “The Carnation City,” is a lovely city in Stark and Mahoning Counties, Ohio. It is called the “Carnation City,” because it gave Ohio’s official flower, the scarlet carnation. Since the 1960’s, Alliance holds every August, a very popular flower festival called the Carnation Festival. A few of the top Alliance tourist attractions include the Beech Creek Botanical Garden & Nature Preserve, Silver Park, the Troll Hole Museum, Glamorgan Castle, the Feline Historical Museum. Regarding budget accommodation, Hampton Inn & Suites-Alliance is probably one of the best value-for-money Alliance, NC.