Virginia Travel Guide 2015 - (Page 156)

Southern Virginia SOUTHERN VA Day One Stroll historic Main Street towns built by tobacco, trains and textiles. Lake Country, boating Immerse yourself in Virginia's Depots now house museums and visitor centers while former plantationsturned-resorts welcome with Southern hospitality. Virginia's lake country lures fishermen and boaters, while the racing region dominates with six exciting speedways. and fishing on Kerr Lake/ Reservoir, shopping and dining in Clarksville, Virginia's only lakeside town. Stay in style at Cooper's Landing Inn and Traveler's Tavern, or a bit SMITH MOUNTAIN LAKE Victoria Red Oak South Boston Martinsville Axton Danville j s Alton more rustic in a lakefront cabin 85 Chase City South Hill La Crosse Boydton W Emporia at Occoneechee State Park. W BUGGS iSLAND LAKE Day Two 95 Get your adrenaline fix Scenic Overlook View the confluence of the Staunton and Dan rivers as they empty into Kerr Lake at Staunton View Park in Mecklenburg. by visiting the region's speedways: NASCAR action at Martinsville and South Boston, motocross at Birch Creek Motorsports in Danville, and INSTAMOMENT #LOVEVA Pose for a selfie on the stately Antebellum mansion porch at Berry Hill Plantation in South Boston or the Butterfly Station and Garden at Danville Science Center. vintage sports car racing at Virginia International Raceway in Alton. Day Three The big three - tobacco, textiles and railroads - built S JUDY WATKIN this region. Experience the heyday along Danville's Millionaire's Row of stately homes, the Tobacco Heritage ` Maccallum More Museum and Gardens, Chase City JUSTIN EUBANK Trail, a rail-to-recreation trail, 156 the Textile Heritage Trail, an interpretive outdoor trail.

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Virginia Travel Guide 2015

Welcome To Virginia
Virginia Travel Information & State Map
Great Scenic Drives
The Beauty of the Small Town
Eat Like a Local
The New Virginia Cuisine
Local Foodie Fun
Wine & Oysters: Perfect Virginia Pair
Craft Ciders and Other Sips
Love on Tap: Craft Brews
Music to the Ear
Resorts and Sweet Dreams
Golf Virginia!
The Sporting Life
Civil War & Emancipation
Tracking “Turn” in Virginia
Walking with Speilberg and Lincoln
Natural Outdoors
Virginia Water Adventures
Coastal Virginia
Coastal Virginia / Eastern Shore
Chesapeake Bay
Northern Virginia
Central Virginia
Southern Virginia
Shenandoah Valley
Blue Ridge Highlands
Heart of Appalachia
Virginia Accommodations
Virginia Events 2015

Virginia Travel Guide 2015