Category Archives: Other travel and dining

Hey, we like our state, but we go other places too.

Nashville TN

Magellan and I headed back in time (literally, who knew Nashville was an hour behind the east coast? the things they don’t teach you in school) to Nashville TN for a long weekend at the beginning of spring. We decided … Continue reading

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Cuz’s Uptown Barbeque (Pounding Mill, VA)

I know I normally only talk about places in West Virginia, but I will make an exception for this location in Western Virginia. First, the name of the restaurant is part of the joke as there is nothing uptown about … Continue reading

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Snappy Lunch (Mayberry, I mean Mt. Airy, NC)

I know this is primarily a West Virginia blog, but when someone asks me to plot a Magellan like stop out of state I feel I have to share.  I was headed down to North Carolina with a good friend … Continue reading

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Buffalo, New York

For the long July 4th weekend, Magellan suggested a trip to Buffalo to experience Beef on Weck, tour a Frank Lloyd Wright designed home and stay in an old mansion. I was excited to give this destination a try, especially … Continue reading

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Cincinnati Weekend June 2013

This past weekend we headed out of the WV hills for a short weekend in Cincinnati, OH to visit one of our favorite hotels, 21c http://www.21cmuseumhotels.com/cincinnati/ (we’ve been to the one in Louisville, KY), and see what one of my … Continue reading

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