"nestled in the mountains of Southwest Virginia, in an area of unparalleled natural
beauty and rich in tradition. Take a moment to find out about Abingdon's history
(including current facts and statistics), local attractions, our many special events, our
fine lodging and restaurants, and the community! "
"leisure travelers seeking an unique vacation experience will find many
opportunities to explore early American colonial life, the more than 30,000 acres of
parkland, the performing arts and other outstanding attractions. "
"Experience America's rich heritage in Prince William, Virginia. Canoe along the
Potomac where Native Americans hunted and lived... discover Virginia's oldest incorporated
town... wander the Lee family plantation site at Leesylvania State Park... reflect on some
of the Civil War's most critical conflicts at the Manassas Museum... honor the Marine
Corps at Quantico National Cemetery and the Air Ground Museum. With these and dozens more
museums and notable historical sites. Plus all the fun stuff! "
"If you look in any direction, the mountains are there to greet you. First
impressions of the Roanoke Valley invariably focus on the breathtaking surroundings of the
scenic Blue Ridge and Allegheny mountains. The beauty and solitude of the mountains
counterbalance the Valley's energetic bustle and countless opportunities for wholesome
recreation and rugged exploration. "
"The beach is, of course, the attraction that draws visitors to our city year after
year. Clean and wide, caressed by the water, it seems almost magical in its power to
rejuvenate. And although many visitors tend to focus on the resort area, there is a lot
more to Virginia Beach than the oceanfront alone. "